One of our clients, one of the most prestigious universities in Cambridge, is looking for a Special Events Planner to join their team! This is a temporary position, and it starts immediately. The ideal candidate will be well-spoken, able to multi-task, have a high-level of professionalism, excellent communication skills, and be very adaptable. Join this great institution!
Interested applicants can please respond with your resume.
·Plan, design, and produce events
·Gather information and conduct market research in order to ensure customer satisfaction
·Negotiate contracts prior to closing deals and manage project delivery elements
·Build and present reports
·Manage event’s details, such as catering, decorations, entertainment, transportation, invitations, etc.
·Endure and manage health and safety obligations with insurance
·Work alongside marketing and public relations teams to promote events
·Conduct pre- and post- event evaluations and reports
·Organize and specify staff requirements and activities
·Manage and handle arising issues on event day
·2+ years of experience as an events planner or organizer (corporate events, weddings, meetings, etc)
·Excellent time management and communication skills
·Sales skills and ability to build business relationships
·Ability to manage multiple projects independently