Assistant Director, Events & Game Operations

Location
Fairfax, VA
Salary
Commensurate with education and experience.
Posted
Oct 04, 2022
Closes
Dec 04, 2022
Ref
FAC8903
Industry
Education
Hours
Full Time
Department of Intercollegiate AthleticsAssistant Director, Events and Game OperationsThe Department of Intercollegiate Athletics is seeking an Assistant Director, Events and Game Operations. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.The successful candidate will be part of the team that organizes, plans, implements, produces and manages internal and external events (to include events associated with intercollegiate athletics and/or special events associated with A-10, MAC, EIVA, or NCAA). Additional duties include responsibilities in the areas of staffing, budgeting, facility coordination, technology, and promotions.Required Qualifications:Bachelor's Degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience;Relevant event management and/or game operations experience;Ability to work nights, weekends and holidays as necessary; andAbility to work in varying climates including cold, heat, and various forms of precipitation.Preferred Qualifications:Advanced degree or training and work experience at a level that equates to an advanced degree;One to three years of applicable experience in event management in collegiate athletics;Working knowledge of related NCAA rules;Experience supervising employees/interns/student workers;Experience with onboarding and payroll systems;Experience with guest services training; andExperience working with a diverse group of people.

For full consideration, applicants should apply online to http://jobs.gmu.edu and attach a letter of application, resume, and list of three references including addresses, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses. One reference must be a direct supervisor. A successful criminal background check is required.

"Great Careers Begin at Mason! George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report "Up and Coming" spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at jobs.gmu.edu/!George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition."

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