REPORTS TO: Senior Vice President, Operations
Since 1997, TGI has empowered sports rights holders to maximize the value of their commercial rights by enabling brands to meaningfully connect with their target audience. From simple to complex, our diversified portfolio of products coupled with best-in-class event operations allows TGI to offer customized solutions to meet each client’s unique needs.
TGI has been a pioneer in the sports industry, continuously evolving and setting the benchmark in event branding, perimeter advertising and other technology solutions for the world’s premier sports organizations. Having recently introduced a new form of virtual advertising, TGI is searching for the right talent to help deliver this innovative technology to the market.
The Senior Director, Technical Operations, plays a key role in the overall technical operations and the launch of Parallel Ads® (PADS) perimeter advertising across the US and South America.
The Senior Director, Technical Operations is responsible for ensuring the smooth technical delivery TGI’s perimeter adverting technology (LED, PADS and other digital offerings) in the United States. This position will manage all technical hardware inventory, incl. maintenance and repairs to ensure that all technical hardware and accompanying components are prepared and ready for each live event. The Senior Director, Technical Operations will also collect and verify the technical specifications and collaborate with existing/potential clients to ensure that the correct technical infrastructure and supplies are provided at each respective venue.
SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS
The Senior Director of Technical Operations will split time between the TGI main office in Chicago, IL and TGI Warehouse located in Bridgeview, IL. In addition to Monday-Friday work hours, there will be
times when you will be required to work some weekends and evenings according to the event calendar. Personal time-off should be planned around heavy periods of event activity and pre-approved by direct supervisor. Frequent overnight travel (about two weeks per month) to offsite client and event locations is required. Travel up to 50% of time.
Must be able to perform job duties with or without reasonable accommodation. The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees and is not to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the employer.
Candidates should submit their CV along with a cover letter explaining how their experience and skillset will enable them to deliver the key tasks and responsibilities of the role. Please submit to: HR@worldwidetgi.com
Applicants who are not invited for interviews within 6 weeks may consider their applications unsuccessful. All applicant information will be kept on file for 12 months.