Latest jobs: NEC Group, London Stadium and more

Our weekly round-up of job vacancies in the stadium, sports and events sectors…

Scottish Rugby Union Ltd, Managing Director – Edinburgh

The Managing Director is key in driving and nurturing the continued growth and success of Edinburgh Rugby. This person will lead the off-field team, and is ultimately accountable for the stewardship of the club brand, and for developing key relationships with internal and external stakeholders that will drive the success and future growth of the club. Full details here.

Enterprise Center, Ticket Operations Manager – Missouri

The St. Louis Blues, Enterprise Center, and Stifel Theatre are St. Louis’ premier sports and entertainment facilities and amongst the busiest in the nation. Millions of visitors each year come through the turnstiles for St. Louis Blues Hockey, Broadway Shows, concerts from world-class performers, college basketball, and numerous family shows. The Ticket Operations Manager oversees all aspects of Ticket Operations including daily Box Office activity and all internal and external sales fulfillments for events held at the facility. Full details here.

NEC Group, Event Ticketing Manager – Birmingham

The Ticket Factory, the ticketing arm of the NEC Group, is on the lookout for a new event ticketing manager. The candidate will, ideally, have experience of working on a ticketing system, preferably with a working knowledge of Audience View. Experience of working in the live events industry is also required. The NEC Group operates Genting Arena (pictured) and Arena Birmingham. Full details here.

Live Nation UK, Event Ticketing Manager – London

The live entertainment giant is searching for an event ticketing manager to help maximise ticket sales and revenue. The successful applicant would be required to liaise with promoters, venues, ticket agents and other stakeholders to advise on and manage the ticketing for Live Nation concerts including arena and stadium tours (and potentially festivals and other events). Full details here.

London Stadium – Delaware North, Staffing Coordinator – London

Delaware North is looking for a new staffing coordinator to join its team at London Stadium. The role is designed to support Delaware North’s people team to ensure that the appropriate quantity and best quality of staff are booked to work match days and events at the venue. The candidate will be required to support the booking and administration of event and non-event day staff, liaise with operators, prepare uniform, deal with staff issues and assist with the match day check-in operation. Full details here.

FA, Financial Controller – Wembley Stadium, London

The English Football Association is seeking a new financial controller, who will have responsibility and accountability for financial reporting, treasury, internal audit, tax, payroll and financial operations. The candidate will report to the FA’s chief financial officer and will maintain and improve the organisation’s overall control environment. Full details here.

British Gymnastics, Events Manager – UK

British Gymnastics has a permanent, full-time vacancy for a new events manager. The candidate will facilitate the national events/competitions and home internationals, with responsibilities to include coordinating/confirming event marketing and publications, e.g. programmes and posters, sponsor boards, ticketing, online advertising/box office. Full details here.


Do you have news of a job opening that we should know about? Get in touch by emailing news.editor@thestadiumbusiness.com and we’ll include it on our next round-up. Check out last week’s vacancies here.

Image: Elliott Brown