Merchandise Associate

Spurs Sports and Entertainment - Austin, TX4.1

Full-time
Overview Merchandise Associates have the opportunity to see the business side of sports marketing first hand for the Austin Spurs. The Austin Spurs are a part of the NBA Development League, the NBA’s minor league system. The Austin Spurs are directly affiliated, owned, and operated by the San Antonio Spurs. This is a paid position but are not guaranteed full time employment once the part time season is completed.

Responsibilities This position will provide the opportunity to:
  • Manage the merchandise stand at all Austin Spurs home games. Attendance at ALL home games is mandatory.
    • Example – Set-up and display merchandise
    • Example – Assist customers with questions
    • Example- Complete Point of Sale transactions
  • Inventory merchandise items before and after each game during the season
  • Assist with the fulfillment of online merchandise orders

Qualifications
  • Must be available to work October 2018 - April 2019 in the office and at all games (24 regular season games with a possibility for playoffs)
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Must be able to work a 4-6 hour shift on game day
  • Must be able carry/move/handle 25 pounds boxes
  • Self-starter, pro-active, highly motivated
  • Has the ability to work efficiently and in a timely manner in order to meet strict deadlines
  • Has a commitment to excellence
  • Is outgoing, resourceful and able to work with a diverse working environment.
  • Is flexible with schedule; willing to work nights, weekends, and holidays, pending events schedule.

EEO Statement

*SS&E is an Equal Opportunity Employer*

Nothing contained in this job description is intended to be a contract of employment, nor does any information contained herein represent a guarantee of employment for a specific duration. Your employment with SS&E is “at will”, which means that either you or SS&E may terminate the relationship at any time.