Sports Event Coordinator Dallas and Ft. Worth

Innovative/Stadium People - Dallas, TX

Stadium People, one of the nation’s fastest-growing Event Staff Companies in the Sports and Entertainment Industry is seeking a dynamic Event Coordinator with high energy and strong attention to detail to join us in Dallas and Ft. Worth. Opportunities to travel to Austin and other U.S. locations will accompany this role. Our Event Coordinator will work with our Event Management Team to launch and manage professional, collegiate, and performing arts event venues.

The Event Coordinator will work directly with client event operations teams at AT&T Stadium, SMU, TCU and many others in DFW, along with Stadium People internal management, to develop and execute the hiring plan for over 2,000 positions in Event Staffing, Security, and Parking, and serve as the onsite manager during home games. Beyond football season, the Event Coordinator will schedule all winter, spring, and summer sports staff and serve as the primary contact for the account.

Ideal experience we are seeking would be someone with 1-2 years in college athletics and event management, or someone who has interned for a sports team or concert venue. Applicants with a degree in Sports Management or Hospitality will be able to use their education and applicable internship work to thrive with our team.

Requirements for this position are:

  • At least one year of working as an event coordinator in a small to mid-sized venue. Working in the sports industry is a big plus
  • Experience with event operations, including both pre-event planning and event day execution
  • Exposure to working with staff, including hiring or event deployments
  • Excellent communication skills, and the ability to speak in front of groups
  • Strong technology skills, social media, Excel, Word, and Outlook, and the ability to learn new technology quickly

We are a growing company, serving over 30 venues in Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Alabama and Georgia and everyone here wears many hats. We all chip in wherever help is needed; and you must be of the same mindset.

If you have the background and skills we’re looking for, and want to get some tremendous event management experience, we want to hear from you. Apply with us today!

Compensation for this role will be a base salary commensurate with experience with regular bonuses, generous PTO, casual work environment, paid professional development and much more. We look forward to hearing from you!

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $40,000.00 to $42,000.00 /year

Posted On: Thursday, August 1, 2019
Compensation: 40,000-42,000

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