Event Planning – Full Time Position
Norfolk Festevents, Ltd. (Norfolk, VA)
Virginia’s largest non-profit outdoor event planning and production company is seeking an experienced, creative, highly motivated, energetic professional to fill full-time Programming/Entertainment position. Position requires college degree, 5 years recent professional special events experience, flexible schedule to work evenings, weekends and holidays, physical ability to perform wide range of labor related production duties and ability to work in an outdoor environment.
Candidates must possess excellent PR, oral and written communication skills, leadership and teambuilding skills, demonstrated success with event, project, budget, inventory/assets, contract management, and proficient with a range of computer programs. Candidates must have a thorough understanding of the contemporary event industry including entertainment and production.
Position responsibilities include event designing, planning, production/management and evaluation of a wide range of diverse events. Responsibilities also include scouting new talent and creative event elements, negotiating and signing local, regional and national entertainment, including specialty, family and youth programming, entertainment and activities, management of event décor/signage and special effects themes for events. Please mail, e-mail cover letter and resume to President, Norfolk Festevents, Ltd. 120 West Main Street, Norfolk, Virginia 23510. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.