Position Summary: Date Posted 10/16/2017 Open Until Filled No Anticipated Application Deadline (Close date) 12/15/2017 Working Title Assistant Athletic Director for Premium Sales and Development Job Classification Athletics IV Department Name 87010-Athletics Administration Job Type Staff Position Number 0135711 Hiring Range TBD based on qualifications Position Description
The University of Pittsburgh is seeking an Assistant Athletic Director for Premium Sales and Development. The incumbent will be responsible for premium season ticket sales for Pitt Football and Men's Basketball. The inventory for both sports includes suites and premium season ticket sales with club access.
The Assistant Athletic Director for Premium Sales and Development will also be responsible for identifying new donors as well as the identification and cultivation of existing donors capable of making gifts in the range of $1,000-$10,000+ annually. This position will assist with the development of materials needed to promote available premium seating inventory and will also assist in strategic initiatives that will support these sales and donor cultivation efforts. The incumbent must manage the appropriate controls and systems including (but not limited to) Advance (Pitt Development and Alumni Affairs software) and Paciolan (Pitt Athletics' ticketing and development software).
Education Required Baccalaureate Minimum Related Experience Level Required 3-5 years experience Additional Education and/or Experience Essential to the Position
Minimum of three (3) years of sales experience. Experience in intercollegiate athletic ticket sales, preferably at the Division l level and/or experience with athletics fund raising is preferred.
The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.
Background Check For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check. Assignment Category Regular, Full-Time Percent Effort 100 Scheduled Work Hours 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. If Varied Work Schedule, Please Specify
Schedule may vary due to games and events
If Part Time, Actual Standard Weekly Hours Campus Pittsburgh University Benefits
The University offers an excellent comprehensive benefits package for all full-time and part-time regular employees including:
Education benefits and a retirement plan with employer match
Group medical insurance, life insurance, and optional vision and dental insurance
Free transit service within Allegheny County for employees of the Oakland campus (Port Authority Transit)
Time off benefits including vacation, sick and personal time
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.
Pitt... faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.
Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.
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