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The following list, while not exhaustive, represents general responsibilities of the Hospitality Director:
Develop and manage the annual budget for luxury suites and club level areas for all sports venues where premium seating exists
Oversee all game-day operations in premium seating areas, including management of security, catering, maintenance and custodial service providers
Manage all aspects of an on-campus satellite office
Prepare, negotiate and ensure fulfillment of contracts with vendors and service providers
Recruit, hire, train and supervise all staff, including but not limited to assistant directors, one-two interns, and a game day student staff
Design and produce effective communication media, including client service guides, menu portfolios, web-based communication, newsletters and other correspondence
Communicate successfully with athletic department regarding the following: presentation of proposed operating budget; provision of pre-season report detailing maintenance and facility problems; provision of post-game reports detailing operational and maintenance issues; presentation of year-end report.
Create and implement procedure for booking, rental, and operation of off- season/outside events in designated athletic facilities
Establish and maintain positive relations with diverse groups, including donors and seatholders, vendors, and university administration
Develop Requests for Proposal and evaluate vendors, when requested by the athletic department
Assist in project coordination at conference championship fan events, when requested
Strong customer service skills
Engaging verbal and written communication skills
Ability to comfortably interact with people of all backgrounds
Outstanding leadership skills
Proven ability to manage and motivate team members
Excellent time management, organizational, and prioritizing skills
Ability to work long hours, including nights, weekends and holidays
Ability to lift up to 50 lbs
Proficient in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
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Colonnade Group is ...an operations management company specializing in collegiate sporting events known for delivering quality experiences. We provide logistical solutions to our clients in the areas of premium seating, corporate hospitality, fan festival events and general event management.