Stingrays Employment Opportunities


Merchandise Manager
Reports To: Sr. VP of Sales and Sponsorships

The Merchandise Manager manages the purchasing, and inventory levels of the merchandise departments for the team.  Must develop annual/future marketing, advertising and sales plans as well as be responsible for managing all business aspects of the department.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 3 to 5 years sales experience, preferably in a retail environment.
  • BA/BS in Business, Marketing, or Communications preferred.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to travel and develop leads as required.
     

Functions: Year Round:

  • Prepares annual sales and expense budget.  Monitors expense side of the budget in relation to sales.
  • Plans annual purchases, and weekly purchases.
  • Develops new licensing opportunities for South Carolina Stingrays.
  • Solicits new business through free digital marketing for team website.
  • Oversees annual inventory counts in conjunction with auditors.
  • Oversees random inventory counts.
  • Manages inventory level to balance the investment in inventory with optimizing full margin sales.
  • Monitors the latest merchandise trends.
  • Oversees retail associates.
  • Monitors and manages point of sale systems.
  • Interacts with ticket department & corporate sales to develop new sales opportunities.
  • Continues to develop web store and online sales opportunities.
  • Maximizes floor plan in arena merchandise location.
  • Constantly seeks new retail opportunities.
  • Develops annual marketing and sales strategic plan.
  • Evaluate revenue and unit #s by product category and SKU, as well as opening and final margin by SKU.
     

Functions: Game Day

  • Meets with staff daily to discuss previous’ games sales, store layout, items to push, etc.
     

Working Conditions:

  • Full time
  • During the season hours may range from 10 to 14 hours per day.
  • May be required to lift and carry boxes up to 100 pounds.
     

To apply, contact Derek at [email protected]

 

North Charleston Coliseum Employment Opportunities


The North Charleston Coliseum and Performing Arts Center are currently accepting applications for part-time positions including Guest Services/Usher, Ticket Seller, Custodial, and Changeover.

A full list of openings is available on their website along with job descriptions and a link to the online application process.