Assistant Athletic Director for Marketing, Ticket Sales, and Revenue Generation
South Dakota School of Mines & Technology
Location: Rapid City, South Dakota
Salary: $56,800 - $60,000
Dependent on education and experience.
4 Year Degree
South Dakota School of Mines & Technology is accepting applications for the position of Assistant Athletic Director for Marketing, Ticket sales, and Revenue generation. This position will be responsible for the direct oversight and management of athletic marketing, ticket sales and the Hardrocker Athletic Online Auction. The position will work cohesively with all members of the athletic department but specifically with Athletic Communications and The Hardrock Club to promote Hardrocker Athletics through local, regional, and national opportunities.
This position will be responsible for:
Marketing – Overall promotion of Hardrocker Athletics and our athletes locally, regionally, and nationally through traditional and relevant marketing avenues.
Ticket and Ramps Sales – marketing, and growth through pre-season, annual and day of.
Corporate sponsorship opportunities- maintain current inventory, develop a plan to generate new partnerships, with strategic growth, making sure the sponsor and the athletic departments needs are being met.
Hardrocker Athletic Online Auction – facilitation of a successful, profitable auction designed to generate revenue for Hardrocker Athletic Scholarships.
Other assigned duties by the Athletic Director.
Candidate requirements include a bachelor’s degree in marketing, sales, mass communications, or related field.
Attach a cover letter, a resume, and the name, address, phone number and email address of three professional references.
South Dakota Mines is a best-in-class STEM university that offers bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees located in Rapid City, the state’s second largest city with a MSA population of 148,933. With 226 days of sunshine, 1.2 million acres of breathtaking scenery of the Black Hills National Forest, 700 miles of motorized trails and nearly 500 miles of hiking trails, there is a lot to see and do. People from around the world come here each year to see top attractions like Mount Rushmore National Memorial, Crazy Horse Memorial, Badlands National Park, Terry Peak Ski Area, and Reptile Gardens. There’s something for everybody!
At Mines, our vision is to develop world-class leaders in science and engineering to benefit society through education, innovation, and engagement. Nearly 2,500 students from every state and 43 countries are represented on our campus. Mines is an affordable option with a great return on investment.
Known for our academic rigor, we maintain an average class size of 24 and our students benefit from immersive learning experiences including undergraduate research, co-ops/internships, and nationally competitive engineering teams. These experiences make ...graduates highly sought after by industry and attributes to high starting salaries and 97% placement rate in the field of study.
Research at Mines encompasses four main areas: energy and environment; materials and manufacturing; STEM education; and underground science and engineering. Entrepreneurship is highly-valued and programming assists students and faculty to engage in entrepreneurial activities and transition scientific and technological innovations into viable products and business startups.
South Dakota Mines is committed to recruiting and retaining a talented workforce and offers an excellent comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, and life coverage options for employees, spouses and dependents; retirement plans; paid holidays; and a generous vacation and sick day allowance. Individuals interested in this position must apply online at https://www.sdsmt.edu/employment/. Human Resources can provide accommodation to the online application process and may be reached at (605) 394-1203. Review of applications will begin November 9, 2023 and will continue until the position is filled. Employment is contingent upon completion of a satisfactory background investigation.
South Dakota Mines does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, gender, gender identification, transgender, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability, genetic information or veteran status in employment or the provision of service.