TEG | MJR – Ticketing Manager (UK)

Role summary

You will be responsible for managing the Ticketing and Customer Service functions at TEG | MJR, ensuring a high performing ticketing service, maximising revenue across all channels and ensuring excellent internal communications flow with appropriate teams across the organisation and externally with ticketing outlets.

Responsibilities
  • Manage the operational practices within the department regarding show setup; liaising with promoters, agents, venues and ticket outlets to build manifests, presale/onsale/offsale schedules and allocations/reallocations, in order to maximise ticket sales revenue.
  • Ensure accurate, timely and efficient reporting and financial returns, reconciliation and accountability of Ticketing to relevant stakeholders.
  • Ensure the upkeep of all ticketing-related systems; develop project plans and deliver projects to further develop such systems.
  • Manage a department of Team Leaders and Assistants; including learning, development and ongoing appraisal to ensure that the needs of both individuals and the business are met.
  • Managing relationships with key internal (Promoters, Finance, Marketing) and external (3rd party ticketing outlets) stakeholders and contribute to the budgeting, targeting, and forecasting processes to provide accurate projections.
  • Negotiating new contractual deals and fee structures for all potential new sales outlets.
  • Analysing tour sales and evaluating best practices for effective promotion of tours.
  • Manage customer service including dealing with escalated customer issues directly.
  • Ensure legal requirements of ticketing operations are met including GDPR and other Data Protection requirements, Health and Safety legislation and PCI DSS compliance.
Requirements
  • Experience of playing a leading role in the ticketing function in a live entertainment, arts, leisure or sport environment.
  • Experience of staff management, supervision, motivation and training.
  • Expertise in all front-end ticketing processes to maintain a self-sufficient ticketing operation.
  • Excellent organisational skills and the ability to manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines in an often highly pressured environment.
  • Experience of delivering financial information and statistical data.

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