Job Posting - Events Associate (Part-Time)

The Oklahoma City Thunder is currently seeking qualified individuals for the part-time position of Events Associate. This position will assist in the implementation and production of Thunder home games and special events. This position offers experience in a professional workplace and is an ideal training environment for the professional sports industry.

The Events department is responsible for producing the concourse entertainment for all Thunder home games as well as special events such as Season Ticket Holder Parties, Community Practices, Media Day, Watch Parties, Holiday Assist and other various events.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
- Provide administrative and logistical support to the Events and Entertainment staff
- Assist with game night and event duties
- Game night concourse set up and execution
- Maintain scheduled office hours as assigned
- Monitoring equipment inventory, maintenance and replenishment
- Assist with special projects as assigned
- Maintain good attendance and punctuality
- Other duties as assigned

Qualifications and Requirements:
- Ability to simultaneously handle numerous tasks
- Perform under tight time schedules
- Must have a valid driver’s license
- Must have reliable transportation
- Efficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel
- Ability to lift 50 lbs and stand/walk for up to 10 hours at a time
- Superior attention to detail
- Problem solving and creative skills are preferred
- Strong communication skills and customer service orientation
- Course credit is negotiable if requested
- Desire to work in the area of professional sports is preferred
- Flexible work schedule to accommodate both nights and weekends
- Willingness to work long hours in hot/cold weather.

This is a part-time position reporting to the Manager, Event Presentation.
Qualified candidates should send a resume and cover letter detailing interest to:

Human Resources Oklahoma City Thunder
211 N. Robinson Ave, Suite 300 Oklahoma City, OK 73102
Fax: (405) 208-4777

E-mail: employment@thunder-nba.com