Event Manager in Virtual / Travel

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

BCDTravel   •  

Virtual / Travel

Industry: Hospitality & Recreation

  •  

Less than 5 years

Posted 56 days ago

Event Manager

We're looking for an Event Manager to work on a variety of programs simultaneously and serve as the day-to-day planning contact for each respective client. The Event Manager is responsible for the day-to-day client contact and program planning functions, as well as overseeing such elements as website development, attendee management and final program billing.

Your responsibilities

  • Facilitate the creative direction and overall development timeline of program web sites, proofread, present and gain client approval.
  • Manage and utilize an internal and client version program timeline. Meet deadlines accordingly.
  • Develop and conduct client site inspections as required and follow up with site inspection notes, revised estimated budget, program itinerary and program timeline.
  • Travel on-site as directed and serve as lead representative for suppliers and client, as required.

You're good at

  • Identifying customer needs and responding creatively
  • listening to information, asking probing questions, applying knowledge and determining solutions.
  • Leading others - setting direction, developing teamwork and collaboration, and achieving results through others.

You might also have

  • Minimum of 3 years' experience in planning meetings, incentives, conventions, conferences and/or special events.
  • Minimum of 3 years' experience managing outside vendors, sourcing and negotiating contract services.

What we offer you

  • A culture of purpose where we are invested in your happiness and career growth
  • Completive salary and benefits package

Valid Through: 2019-10-18