Concession & Retail Operations Manager UNI-Dome Concessions
Impact & Responsibilities: Directs and oversees the concessions and retail operations of multiple intercollegiate athletic venues and facilities; develops marketing and promotion plans for these operations; supervises operational staff; plans and coordinates training programs; establishes channels of communication and exchanges ideas with patrons, customers and related supervisory staff; develops vendor relations and procures permanent and perishable inventory and equipment; and assists with strategic and operational planning for concession and retail services.
Requirements: Bachelor’s degree; at least three years of food management experience; demonstrated thorough knowledge of food service and retail principles and practices; and ability to merchandise products and services required. Student experience will be considered. Non-standard work hours, including evenings, weekends and holidays will be necessary. Must abide by the rules of the NCAA, the Missouri Valley Conference, the Missouri Valley Football Conference, the Big 12 Conference and the University of Northern Iowa.
Preferred: Experience in a multi-purpose event facility or athletic venue.
UNI actively seeks to enhance diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from persons of color, women, individuals living with disabilities, and veterans. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, ethnicity, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, political affiliation, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other basis protected by federal and/or state law.
The University offers an excellent benefits package including a vacation plan, employer sponsored retirement plans, health and dental insurance, and life and disability insurance. Benefits package details can be viewed at uni.edu/jobs/why. Application materials received by Friday, June 16th, 2023 will be given first consideration. For more information or to apply, visit http://jobs.uni.edu. Criminal and other relevant background checks required.