Southern Arkansas University is announcing a search for an immediate full-time position as director of the Donald W. Reynolds Campus and Community Center.
Duties: Process facility requests for and manage events held in Reynolds Center, Engineering Building, and Student Activities Center; perform marketing and sales efforts designed to generate usage of the Reynolds Center; negotiate and monitor event and conference activities and provide on-site event coordination; schedule and conduct pre-event meetings; train, hire and evaluate student staff; manage, develop and administer Reynolds Center budget; manage and maintain media inventory for staff use; coordinate and be the responsible office for all camps and conferences booked at the University and work in conjunction with the housing office, campus dining services, and managers of other facilities on campus and all other duties as assigned.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in marketing/management of related field required; master’s degree preferred; demonstrated ability to create, organize and carry out detailed plans; ability to exercise appropriate judgement and perform duties and responsibilities in the absence of close supervision; must be able to trouble-shoot technology, handle a high degree of customer contact, and deal with issues that might arise while maintaining a sense of perspective; ability to work a flexible schedule, including nights and weekends. All SAU faculty and staff demonstrate a commitment to inclusion and diversity of the University community and excellence in interpersonal behaviors and effective collaboration with colleagues. Joining the SAU family requires a commitment to our culture of Continuous Quality Improvement.
Interested individuals should send a letter of interest, resume and information of three (3) persons who may be contacted as references to HR@saumag.edu or mail to the Office of Human Resources, Southern Arkansas University, 100 E. University, MSC 9288, Magnolia, AR 71753. Non-listed references may be contacted. Applications will be reviewed as received. AA/EOE