The National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) is a ten-team Division-I women’s professional soccer league, featuring national team players from around the world. The clubs are the Boston Breakers, Chicago Red Stars, Houston Dash, FC Kansas City, North Carolina Courage, Orlando Pride, Portland Thorns FC, Seattle Reign FC, Sky Blue FC, and the Washington Spirit. Based in Chicago, the NWSL is supported by the Canadian Soccer Association and the United States Soccer Federation.
NWSL Media, a joint venture between the NWSL and A+E Networks and based in New York City, acts as the media and commercial arm of the league, overseeing all of its global broadcast and sponsorship rights. In addition, NWSL Media manages all digital assets for the NWSL including a re-designed NWSLSoccer.com, a new NWSL app on iOS and Android, and the league’s social media platforms.
Lifetime, the premier entertainment destination for women, has made an unprecedented commitment with a three-year agreement to be the official broadcast partner of the NWSL. For the first time in NWSL’s history, starting in the 2017 season, a league game will be broadcast on television each week of the season.
For the 2017 season, each of the league’s 10 clubs will play a total of 24 games consisting of 12 matches at home and 12 away. The 2017 NWSL regular season began on Saturday, April 15 and will conclude on Saturday, Sept. 30. The top four teams will qualify for the 2017 NWSL Playoffs and compete in the semi...
1. Ticket Sales Planning
-Developing overall plan for all ticket sales (setting team and individual goals for season, group and flex tickets.
-Creating and maintaining proper sales list of prospects for sales staff to call.
-Hiring of Interns or staff for ticketing department.
-You are expected to be the top producing sales person on the ticket staff. You are expected to meet and exceed all of your goals.
-Focus primarily on season and group tickets, then partnerships.
3. Organization of Ticket Department
-Organizing Season Ticket Holder list (all paper contracts and computerized databases)
-TicketMaster and Box Office Liaison. Experience with TicketMaster a plus, expertise soon after hiring a necessity.
-responsible for two Season Ticket Holder Parties during the year (designing, arranging, setting up and executing/hosting all details)
-Mailings and Communications with Season Ticket Holders. Includes working with office manager on billing and managing all mailings.
4. Reporting to President
-Accurate Weekly Sales reports for your staff submitted to President each Monday from the previous week. Must meet weekly sales calls and meetings goal every week.
-All ticket department efforts are brought to the attention of the President, both positive and negative....