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Coordinator of Ticket Operations

Position Information

Position Information

Date Posted 12/14/2017
Open Until Filled No
Anticipated Application Deadline (Close date) 02/14/2018
Working Title Coordinator of Ticket Operations
Job Classification Athletics II
Department Name 87010-Athletics Administration
Job Type Staff
Position Number 0136052
Hiring Range TBD based on qualifications
Position Description

The University of Pittsburgh is seeking qualified Coordinator of Ticketing Operations for the Athletic Department. This position, in addition to the sport oversight as assigned by the Asst. AD for Ticket Operations and Sales, will be responsible for the execution of the highest level of customer service on behalf of the ticketing and sales office. The Coordinator will also be responsible for the daily management and oversight of the undergraduate customer service ticket office team and serve as the lead trainer to this team. The Coordinator will propose and implement the execution of existing policies and procedures for the ticket and development office. The Coordinator will be expected to carry out any other duties in order to provide seamless customer service while supporting the operational needs of the office.
The individual will be responsible for creating the training program and actual training and supervision of the undergraduate customer service ticket office team on a daily basis.
The individual will be responsible for managing the set-up and functionality of digital ticketing for all sports.
The individual is responsible for responding to the ticket office email account, updating the ticket office calendar, and distributing daily or weekly information sheet to staff.
The individual will coordinate requests for season ticket reprints and single game ticket reprints.
The individual will assist in the fulfillment of all development annual membership initiatives (membership cards, membership gifts, donor party gifts, suite gifts, catering needs, etc.)
The individual will assist with development customer service (Panther Club phone messages, Panther Club email, Panther Club webpage, etc.)

Education Required Baccalaureate
Minimum Related Experience Level Required 2-3 years experience
Additional Education and/or Experience Essential to the Position

Prior work experience in customer relations, management, or sales preferred.

Required Licenses/Certifications
Child Protection Clearances

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

For more information regarding the University’s benefits package, please visit

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a bachelor's degree or will have completed one by the end of this current term?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * How did you hear of this position at the University of Pittsburgh?
    • Career Development Center (CDC)
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Commonwealth Workforce Development System (Formerly PA CareerLink)
    • Currently a University Employee
    • Pitt Career Services
    • Pittsburgh Post Gazette
    • Pittsburgh Technology Council
    • PittSource Search
    • Referral (Friend, University Employee, etc.), please specify below
    • Internet Search
    • Other: (Please specify below)
  3. Please specify from above (if applicable):

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
Optional Documents