Appointed by the Board of Directors and works under the general direction and policies of the Madison County Fair Board. Advertising and selling off-season rental of facilities. Plans, organizes, promotes and directs all phases of the Madison County Fair Grounds. Recommends policies to the Madison County Fair Board. Serves as liaison to the Madison County Board of Commissioners and other agencies. The Fair Grounds Manager supervises and trains clerical, maintenance, technical, administrative, and trades personnel on a full and part-time seasonal basis. All recommendations of the Fair Grounds Manager are to be made to the Madison County Fair Board of Directors for final determination.
_ Performs related duties as required and Approved by BOD.
(The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by personnel so classified.)
Experience: 3 to 5 years recommended of event management or equivalent experience including budgeting, contract negotiations, accounting and promotion.
(The qualifications listed above are intended to represent the minimum skills and experience levels associated with performing the duties and responsibilities contained in this job description. The qualifications should not be viewed as expressing absolute employment or promotional standards, but as general guidelines that should be considered along with other job related selection or promotional criteria.)
_ Ability to access all areas of the fair grounds.
_ Ability to enter and access information from computer system.
_ Ability to operate general office equipment.
(This job requires the ability to perform the essential functions contained in this description. These include, but are not limited to, the requirements listed above. Reasonable accommodations will be made for otherwise qualified applicants unable to fulfill one or more of these requirements.)
_ Works in office conditions and in all areas of fair grounds.