Are you an experienced Event Coordinator with a knack for detail and project coordination? Do you have experience planning a variety of events in an industrial setting? Are you open to working on an as-needed basis? A Manpower client in Ames has an immediate need for an Event Coordinator.
What's in it for you?
â¢Project based position with flexible hours on an as-needed basis.
â¢Opportunities for growth.
â¢A foot in the door with a reputable company.
What is the job?
â¢Collaborate with the Technical Manager of the company in the planning and execution of scheduled events for the year, normally between 3 and 5 events.
â¢Participate and contribute during the event's planning meetings.
â¢Help set up classroom and breakdown at end of event.
â¢Secure venue for event.
â¢Coordinate with hotels for contracts and reservations.
â¢Schedule and contract meals to be brought to venue during event and work with vendors.
â¢Communicate with attendees on a regular basis prior to the event.
â¢Schedule and contract dinners at local restaurants and be there to insure all is taken care of and work with vendors.
â¢Schedule and contract transportation for the events and work with vendors.
What should you bring to the job?
â¢Bachelor's degree in Animal Science or a related degree preferred.
â¢Excellent organization and prioritization skills.
â¢Must have excellent people skills.
â¢Must be proficient in Microsoft Office products including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.
â¢Previous experience in event coordination preferred.
Let's put an end to your job search. Please email a copy of your resume to Emma.Wakefield@manpowerdm.com.
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