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Event Operations Coordinator

Northern Michigan University
Job Location:
Marquette, Michigan
Conference and Events Administration
Position Title: Event Operations Coordinator
Department: Interclgt Athletics/Rec Sports
Term of Assignment: Term
Term End Date, If Applicable: 10/27/2023
FLSA Status:  Exempt = not eligible for overtime
Work Schedule: Variable shift/variable days depending upon event schedule. One year term position.
Salary: Targeted salary range: $37,680-$40,500
Travel: Less than 10%
Brief Statement of Duties:
Plan, facilitate and execute intercollegiate athletic event operations. Serve as primary on-site administrator prior to, during and after intercollegiate athletic events.

Minimum Qualifications

Required Education: High School Graduation or Equivalent

Discipline / Degree Area:

Required Specialized Training/Certifications:

Required Minimum Work Experience:
One year of full-time work experience planning and coordinating events or two years as a graduate assistant planning and coordinating events.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, or Attributes Required for Satisfactory Performance of the Position Duties:
  • Ability to make independent decisions and think and act assertively.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to multi-task.
  • Time management skills.
  • Supervisory abilities and/or experience.
  • Ability to create digital content.
Additional Desirable Qualifications
Bachelor's degree and/or significant work experience planning and coordinating events.


Special Instructions to Applicants:
Submit application, cover letter and resume

Contact Information:
Julane Cappo, Associate Director of Human Resources-Compensation and Staff, 906-227-1493

Equal Employment Opportunity: NMU is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities, and is strongly committed to increasing the diversity of its employees.
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