The University of California, Athletics Department is seeking the position of ASSISTANT ATHLETICS DIRECTOR, MARKETING & TICKET SALES & STRATEGY
Appointment:Full-time Career Appointment with Intercollegiate Athletics
Applicant Deadline: 3.28.19
Application Procedure: To submit an application for Requisition Number 03023457 visit: www.employment.ucdavis.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=81880
Under the general direction of the Deputy Director of Athletics, External Affairs and Resource Development, the Assistant Athletic Director, Marketing and Ticket Sales & Strategy serves as the primary brand steward for UC Davis Athletics, driving strategy that illuminates the brand and key department initiatives. The position is responsible for establishing a strong affinity with external constituents, building and establishing a single unified voice for all messaging and enhancing customer service capabilities and performance. Additionally, the position is responsible for integrating the marketing and ticket office teams into one collaborative team that works closely together to enhance, generate and increase revenue, enhance the fan experience, and successfully promote 25 varsity sport programs. This position currently serves as a member of the Athletic Director's Unit Manager group.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience in business, sports marketing or related field.
Five years' experience in Division I intercollegiate athletics or professional sports.
Skill to develop, design and implement creative promotional and advertising strategies.
Excellent written and oral communication skill.
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work with a large number of constituents: administrators, staff, students, donors, alumni and media professionals.
Excellent judgment in the handling of confidential information.
Strong organizational skills.
Skills to handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
Self-motivated and able to work with minimal supervision.
Advanced political acumen skills.
Analytical and research skills.
Master's Degree in a related field, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Knowledge of Intercollegiate Athletics.
Knowledge of UC Davis, including its achievements, mission, goals, vision, and objectives.
Knowledge of campus, state and federal laws pertaining to marketing and advertising issues and concerns and other related policies or laws.
Skill and experience to mentor less experienced staff.
Internal Number: 03023457
About Intercollegiate Athletics
The purpose of Intercollegiate Athletics (ICA) at UC Davis is to mirror the mission of the University by providing a student-centered program dedicated to excellence. ICA empowers student-athletes to compete at the highest level academically and athletically while preparing them to become the next generation of leaders. As ambassadors of UC Davis and the community, our student-athletes, coaches and staff are committed to excellence, integrity, diversity, respect, and accountability