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Retail Merchandiser I Special Events (Wixom, MI)


MI Statewide, MI, US

Requisition ID:  13483

IGT (NYSE:IGT) is a global leader in gaming. We deliver entertaining and responsible gaming experiences for players across all channels and regulated segments, from Lotteries and Gaming Machines to Sports Betting and Digital. Leveraging a wealth of compelling content, substantial investment in innovation, player insights, operational expertise, and leading-edge technology, our solutions deliver unrivaled gaming experiences that engage players and drive growth. We have a well-established local presence and relationships with governments and regulators in more than 100 countries around the world, and create value by adhering to the highest standards of service, integrity, and responsibility. IGT has approximately 10,500 employees. For more information, please visit

Join the Winning Team!

Are you flexible, motivated, and a great communicator? Do you have strong customer service skills? Then IGT is the place to work! This position plays a vital role in enhancing the lottery Player experience and acting as brand ambassadors for the Michigan Lottery at external events and within the community. The person in this role will be responsible for interacting with new and seasoned Lottery players, enhancing the Michigan Lottery brand and creating a positive one-of-a-kind lottery experience to Michigan communities at Festival, Fairs, Trade shows and Sporting Events. As our Special Events Associate, you will have an active role in the sales and marketing of lottery products on a large scale. And this position offers a quarterly sales incentive bonus (subject to policy and guidelines).


IGT employees receive the following employment benefits (all benefits mentioned are subject to policy and eligibility requirements):

  • Medical benefits day one of being an IGT employee
  • 12 paid holidays plus 2 floating holidays per year
  • 3 weeks of paid vacation per year, prorated first year
  • 401K with employer match and 100% vested day one
  • Company paid parental leave, life insurance, short term disability and long-term disability
  • Gym membership reimbursement, free identity theft protection, and tuition reimbursement


  • Assist with the execution of events from start to finish (including assisting with loading in/out, coordinating games and promotional activities, running contests, setting up/breaking down equipment such as tents, tables, lottery equipment, inflatable games, and more)
  • Educate and answer consumer questions on games/promotions for Michigan Lottery products.
  • Represent the Michigan Lottery brand in a positive, knowledgeable manner.
  • Accurately balance/verify inventory and cash at opening and closing of Michigan Lottery sponsored events.
  • Ensure customers’ Standards of Excellence are met at all points of retail distribution.
  • Evaluate and manage product inventory, display, and presentation.
  • Complete required paperwork and assist with other projects as they are assigned



  • High School degree or equivalent; associates degree preferred.
  • 2+ year of sales, customer service, retail, merchandising, or related customer facing industry.
  • Skilled in basic use of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Excellent public speaking and communication skills
  • Outgoing, energetic, quick-thinking, and comfortable talking with the public.
  • Must be able to stand/walk for extended periods of time.
  • Able to lift/carry up to 50 pounds.
  • Prior experience with lottery and/or marketing techniques are highly preferred, but not required.
  • Knowledge of and ability to handle and balance money transactions accurately

Keys to Success

• Building collaborative relationships
• Decision making
• Drive results
• Foster innovation
• Personal energy
• Self-leadership

IGT is committed to sustaining a workforce that reflects the diversity of the global customers and communities we serve, creating a fair and inclusive culture that enables all our employees to feel valued, respected and engaged.  IGT is an equal opportunity employer. We provide equal opportunities without regard to sex, race, color, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, and any other personal attributes protected by federal, state, or other laws. We thank all applicants for applying; however, only those selected to interview will be contacted.


At IGT, we consider a wide range of factors in determining compensation, including background, skills, experience, and work location. These factors can cause your compensation to vary. The estimated starting compensation range is $13.99- $18.41. The actual pay offered may end up being higher or lower. The Company will comply with all local pay requirements and collective bargaining agreements, where applicable.


Base pay is only one part of our Total Rewards program.  Sales roles may be eligible for commission payments, while other roles are eligible for discretionary bonuses .  In addition, we offer employees a 401(k) Savings Plan with Company contributions, health, dental, and vision insurance, life, accident, and disability insurance, tuition reimbursement, paid time off, wellness programs, and identity theft insurance. Note: programs are subject to eligibility requirements.


IGT (NYSE: IGT) is the global leader in gaming. For more information, please visit

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