Gameday – 50/50 Fundraising Representative with Houston Texans in Houston · TX

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Title:  Gameday – 50/50 Fundraising Representative 
FLSA Status:  Hourly, non-exempt 
Department:  Community Development 
Reports to:  Senior Houston Texans Foundation Manager 

  • High school diploma or GED required. 
  • Customer service experience preferred. 
  • Prior experience in professional or collegiate football or other sport operations preferred.  

Skills Required:  
  • Demonstrate a winning attitude and a strong work ethic in the performance of all job responsibilities. 
  • Strong verbal and interpersonal communication skills. 
  • Outgoing personality with ability to interact and engage with fan base. 
  • Ability to work effectively as a team member and independently. 
  • Ability to maintain confidential and/or proprietary information. 
  • Strong organizational and time management skills with ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks in a high-energy environment. 
  • Interest in sports philanthropy or nonprofit fundraising a plus.  

Basic Function:  Enthusiastically promote and sell 50/50 jackpot tickets to fans who are 18 years of age or older at Club home games. 

Job Function (duties and responsibilities):  
  • Effectively communicate and deliver information regarding the Houston Texans Foundation programs and initiatives. 
  • Attend all Club home games and sell 50/50 jackpot tickets to fans who are 18 years of age or older utilizing the Club’s electronic system. 
  • Exhibit an outgoing personality, approaching fans pregame and in-game with sales pitches to encourage the purchase of jackpot tickets. 
  • Accurately handle large amounts of cash transactions and distribution of jackpot tickets. 
  • Reconcile and report total jackpot ticket sales and total jackpot ticket proceeds to designated Houston Texans Foundation staff at end of the jackpot each game. 
  • Perform various other duties from time to time as assigned by any Houston Texans Foundation staff. 
  • Job requires walking around NRG Stadium and standing for prolonged periods of time.  

Travel Requirements:  None.  

Please note that while resumes of all candidates will be considered, as a way for the Texans organization to acknowledge and reciprocate the tremendous support given the Team by local fans and the local community in general, qualified candidates with permanent addresses in the Houston metropolitan and surrounding areas will be given first consideration whenever possible.

If your skills and experience match our available position requirements, a Human Resources representative will contact you directly. Due to the volume of resumes received by the Houston Texans, we are unable to provide updates on the status of individual applications.

The Houston Texans organization is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Questions:

  1. How did you hear about this job?

  2. Why are you interested in being a 50/50 Fundraising Representative?

  3. Have you ever sold jackpot tickets (or specifically 50/50 jackpot tickets) in the past? (Yes/No) If yes, please elaborate.

  4. Are you able to meet all of the required responsibilities and attend all or most Houston Texans home games during the 2019 season? (Yes/No)