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Tuesday, August 02, 2011

Appreciation Events - Corporate Event Coordinator- Entry Level

About the Job


Appreciation Events is one of the fastest growing event companies.​ We specialize in working with professional sports, food and beverage, resorts, and other entertainment industries.​

We facilitate employee Appreciation Events for Fortune 500 companies, major retailers, hospitals, colleges, government agencies, property management companies, and schools.​ We are seeking motivated business professionals looking for a long term career.​


Job Description:

As an Event Coordinator, you could be part of a select team focused on building relationships in the community.​ You will be meeting with decision makers to set up and oversee staff and tenant appreciation events.​


Requirements:
  • Work best in a competitive environment
  • Sell yourself and like to be rewarded for your efforts
  • Self-motivated, possessing strong leadership skills
  • Thrive on achieving the goals you set for yourself


Responsibilities:

  • Primary "go to" person responsible for the scheduling,
  • Experience of working within a demanding fast-paced environment to very high standards.​
  • Generate leads from customer referrals.​
  • Book appointments with various decision makers at all levels.​
  • Book events into various venues and agencies.​
  • Acting as liaison between client and customer - follow up with contact and maintain relationship.​
  • New business development.​
  • Provide customer service for client’s employees.​
  • Marketing strategies and technique.​
  • Run events at various venues.​

Suitable Candidates
:
  • Great communication skills both over the phone and in person.​
  • Self motivated, go getter.​
  • Excellent time management abilities.​
  • Ability to work individually or in a team environment.​
  • Be passionate about making a difference in your community.​
  • Desire a career that offers long-term professional satisfaction.​
  • Have access to a vehicle everyday



The candidates we are seeking must have a great work ethic, good communication skills, a positive attitude, and an ability to work in a fast pace environment.​ The following college degrees/​ experience are best suited:
  • 2 years Sales Experience
  • Business Administration
  • Communications
  • Customer Service
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Athletic Experience
  • Psychology
  • Public Relations
  • Restaurant Experience
  • Retail Experience
  • Sociology
  • Sports Management 
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