STH is a premium spectator experience business, with unparalleled expertise. They provide exclusive access to events and their world class hospitality services ensure spectators can completely immerse themselves in the passion and drama of the occasion and enjoy a shared experience they will remember for a lifetime. STH is also the exclusive global hospitality and travel provider for Japan Rugby World Cup 2019.
This appointment gives STH global rights to design, sell and operate hospitality packages for the biggest sporting event of 2019. They also have the right to appoint a network of Official Travel Agents who will sell the Official Travel Programme to rugby fans around the world.
STH requires a Head of Ticketing to lead the ticketing operations of the hospitality packages, build the ticketing team and have overall responsibility for allocations and distribution.
The Head of Ticketing is responsible for the control, management and distribution of the ticket allocations for both the STH travel and hospitality programmes. The ideal candidate will be English / Japanese bi-lingual with more than 8 years of ticketing experience. A structured approach, with a track record of leading high performing teams across ticketing and accreditation and a passion for sport and outstanding experiences are essential.
High energy and ‘internationalised’, the Head of Ticketing will be integral to STH’s future business activity and growth in the region.
Hospitality Accreditations Strategy
Operations and Controls
Communication and Reporting
STH Japan President and Head of Operations, STH Japan Operating Board and Heads of Department, Ticketing Team, All Staff
Rugby World Cup Ltd, IMG, Host Union (RFU) and Organising Committee (JR 2019), Courier Company, IT Company
Qualifications & Skills
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