Picnic Day: Business Director

Contact Information

Name: Grace Scott

Phone: 752-6320

Email: chair@picnicday.ucdavis.edu

You can visit the Picnic Day website to learn more about them.


Payrate: $600 Stipend (pending budget)

Payrate Stipend: No

Work Study: No

Resume Required: Yes

Options: none


Hours per Week: 10-15 hrs/wk

Start Date: Sept. 23, 2015

End Date: May 30, 2016


Job Number: 0004-0301-2015

Last Date to Apply: Aug. 6, 2015


  • To manage and oversee (with the Chair) the ASUCD budget for Picnic Day and to obtain sponsors for Picnic Day


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  • Coordinates purchase orders, reimbursements, recharges, reviews monthly budget statements and other business functions. 
  • Advises Chair on budget matters.
  • Updates and revises sponsorship package. 
  • Works with the Chair to find cultivate relationships with business partners and obtain sponsorships.
  •  Also, coordinates with the Chair on ordering office supplies, T-shirts, frisbees, and sweatshirts. 
  • Coordinates staffing and volunteers for info booths on the day of.
  • Coordinates training for board about business processes.
  • Recruits, trains, and supervises Assistant Directors
  • After Picnic Day, assists the Chair in preparing the budget for the following fiscal year. 
  • Prepares end-of year board report. 
  • Attends weekly Board meetings. 
  • Holds mandatory office hours each week beginning Fall Quarter.


1. Organizational skills
2. Communication skills
3. Time-management skills
4. Negotiation skills
5. Attention to detail
6. Punctual 

Supplemental Questions

  1. Please list previous work history and volunteer experience.
  2. Describe why you are qualified for this position and how it relates to your interests.
  3. What do you hope to accomplish as Picnic Day Business Director? (200 words max)

Approved ___________________________________________________________________________ Date ____________________________

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