The University of Missouri is now accepting applications for an Event Manager, with a targeted start date of August 23, 2019. This position will perform a variety of tasks assisting the event management team with carrying out day-to-day operations for athletic programs, sports park security, and outside event rentals. Successful candidates will have the ability to communicate effectively with the general public, students, coaches and administrators, have a strong work ethic, possess excellent organizational and time management skills, be customer service oriented, have a high level of computer proficiency with knowledge of Word, Excel, and other software programs; have the ability to work evenings, weekends and holidays, as required, and possess the ability to research, rationalize and resolve game/event management issues and conflicts.
Additional functions of these positions to include: assistance and coordination of all game/event day management (maintenance, scheduling, cleaning, set-up, parking, event staffing); coordination of game day logistics with appropriate sport to ensure competitive conditions; maintains current knowledge of SEC and NCAA rules and regulations as they pertain to game/event management, reporting potential rules violations to the Director of Event Management and Compliance Department; performance of other related duties as assigned. This is position is a non-benefit eligible appointment with an average monthly pay of $1400. This position will work under minimal supervision and will report to the Director of Event Management. Please send a letter of application, resume and 3 verifiable references to: Tony Wirkus- Director of Event Management - Mizzou Arena - Suite 200, Columbia, MO 65211 or email to: email@example.com Application deadline: July 26, 2019.
Bachelor's degree plus related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience in game/event management; Sports Management degree or coursework and previous experience working within an intercollegiate athletic program in game management preferred. Must have a valid drive license with good driving record and be insurable.
About University of Missouri
The University of Missouri - Columbia, is located midway between Kansas City and St. Louis and has a current enrollment of approximately 32,000 students. The city of Columbia (pop. 120,000) is also home to Columbia College and Stephens College and is consistently nationally ranked as one of the most affordable communities in which to reside. The Department of Intercollegiate Athletics, is home to 20 sports and employs approximately 225 full-time and 450 part-time individuals. The University of Missouri seeks a diverse work force and is an equal access, equal opportunity, affirmative action, pro disabled and veteran employer that is fully committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff. The university will recruit and employ qualified personnel and will provide equal opportunities during employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran or status as a qualified person with a disability.