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Assistant Director, Special Event Ticketing  « Position Deleted on 5/29/2013 »

Institution: University of Nevada Las Vegas
Location: Las Vegas, NV
  • Admin - Public Relations, Marketing and Communications
Posted: 01/15/2013
Application Due: Open Until Filled
Type: Full Time
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The University of Nevada, Las Vegas invites applications for Assistant Director, Special Event Ticketing for the Thomas and Mack Center, Sam Boyd Stadium and Cox Pavilion.

UNLV is a comprehensive research university of approximately 27,000 students and 2,800 faculty and staff dedicated to teaching, research, and service. The university has internationally recognized programs in hotel administration and creative writing; professional degrees in law, architecture, and dental medicine; and leading programs in fine arts, sciences and education. UNLV is located on a 332-acre main campus and two satellite campuses in dynamic Southern Nevada. For more information, visit us on-line at:

Reporting to the Associate Facility Director - Ticket Operations, the position helps insure that all functions within Special Events Ticketing operations are carried out in the most efficient manner possible and in compliance with department and university rules and regulations for all events held at the Thomas and Mack Center, Sam Boyd Stadium and Cox Pavilion. This position performs the following duties either personally or through subordinates: Works with Marketing to develop pricing and promotions on tickets, review internal controls of daily operations, renew, assign, process and distribute tickets. Monitor daily ticket sales for all upcoming events; create event information sheets, responds to customer complaints and service requests. Supervise, instruct, and train ticket seller as to proper selling procedures, create customized ticket report for internal department and create individual customer accounts for all tickets issued through UNLV Tickets sales channels.

A Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited university or college is desired, an equivalent years of related work experience
  • Special Events experience is a must.
  • Excellent problem solving, interpersonal, organizational, oral and written communication skills.
  • Competency and experience with normal business software and Paciolan, our in-house ticketing software.
  • Ability to coordinate and schedule staff.
  • Excellent customer service and public relations skills.
  • Knowledge of Athletics Ticketing is desirable.
Salary competitive with those at similarly situated institutions. Position is contingent upon funding.

Submit a letter of interest, a detailed resume listing qualifications and experience, and the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of at least three professional references who may be contacted. Applicants should fully describe their qualifications and experience, with specific reference to each of the minimum and preferred qualifications because this is the information on which the initial review of materials will be based. The review of materials will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Materials should be addressed to Chuck Soberinsky, Search Committee Chair, and are to be submitted via on-line application at For assistance with UNLV's on-line applicant portal, contact UNLV Employment Services at (702) 895-2894 or
UNLV is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity educator and employer committed to excellence through diversity.
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