SMG Ticket Seller in Alexandria, Louisiana
POSITION: Ticket Seller
DEPARTMENT: Box office
REPORTS TO: Box Office Supervisor
SMG, the leader in privately managed public assembly facilities, has an excellent and immediate opening for the Ticket Seller for SMG/Rapides Parish Coliseum. Responsible for ticket sales for shows or events by performing the following duties
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Opens and or closes ticket window as required.
Accurately dispenses tickets as requested by patrons; accepts payment and makes change accurately.
Maintains accurate count when selling hard tickets or accesses computer for count of computer printed tickets.
Completes daily ticket sales report. Keeps accurate daily balance sheet of cash received and tickets sold; balances sales and change bank and submits cash to Box Office supervisor or manager for audit.
Fills reservations for seats by telephone or mail, handles Will-Call window according to procedures, or other related duties as assigned by supervisor.
Demonstrates excellent customer service skills; responds promptly to customer needs, responds to requests for service and assistance, able to work independently and handle most box office questions without assistance.
Efficiently and courteously answers questions concerning prices, seating and events. Gives information concerning coming attractions.
Files various records and reports. Performs related clerical work as assigned.
This position does not have supervisory responsibilities.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience
High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
1 to 3 months related experience and/or training
Or equivalent combination of education and experience
Box office or guest services background preferred
Skills and Abilities
Ability to count money, make change accurately
Ability to listen and follow instructions
Ability to input data into a computer to record sales transactions
Good communications skills. Listens and gets clarification; Responds well to questions. Able to read and interpret written information
Good problem solving skills and organizational ability
Ability to work independently and as a member of the team
Good customer service skills and sense of public relations
To perform this job successfully, an individual should have some knowledge of computers. Experience in computerized ticket systems preferred.
Ability to work the ticket window with minimal supervision
Ability to work flexible hours including daytime, evening, weekends and holidays, as needed
Must be able to speak, read, and write English
Must have professional attitude and appearance
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to move around the facility; to stand for long hours during events; talk and hear. This position may require work inside or outside of the building, as needed by events.
The essential responsibilities of this position are described under the headings above. They may be subject to change at any time due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons. Also, this document in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position.
Recruiter- Vickie Sergent
SMG- Rapides Parish Coliseum
5600 Coliseum Blvd, Alexandria, Louisiana 71303
Applicants that need reasonable accommodations to complete the application process may contact
SMG is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, and encourages Women, Minorities, Individuals with Disabilities, and protected Veterans to apply. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.
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