The Castle Group—BBJ “Best Places to Work” for three years running—is adding an Event Manager to our team of all-stars. You must have corporate experience that includes planning meetings/conferences, incentives and special events. Required skills include the ability to multi-task, work independently and with a team, negotiate, budget, be creative and provide a high level of service to corporate clients.
Our superstars have a passion for creating events of all shapes and sizes, and a keen eye for uncovering new ways to elevate our client’s event programs. They demonstrate confidence, have a sense of humor, and are ready to hit the ground running to deliver world-class services and results to our dynamic client roster. Our new event manager will have a proven track record building events from the ground up, with project management expertise in: registration, housing, food and beverage, basic room sets, transportation and venue selection.
You have: an entrepreneurial spirit. Creative thinking and project management acuity. A passion for your craft. Big picture brain with small picture compulsion. The ability to think like the client. A commitment to a high level of service and mature professionalism. You understand the events industry, keep up with event trends and ever-changing event technology, know what’s hot and what’s not.
We provide: Growth and empowerment opportunities. Interesting clients. Colleagues you enjoy working with. Opportunity for international travel. Great benefits. A fantastic location steps from the waterfront in a cool Boston neighborhood. Interesting clients and award-winning programs, including the 2018 winner of a gold Stevie Award for Best Non-Profit/Charity Fundraising Event.
- 5 – 7 years relevant experience
- Degree in event management, communications or other relevant field of study
Proficiency in the following software:
- Microsoft Office Professional (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
- Adobe Acrobat
- Cvent (preferred)
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