Event Coordinator Jobs

Event Coordinator Overview


If you've ever attended a lecture and wondered who booked such interesting speakers, you have the Event Coordinator to thank. These planners work on a variety of unique events such as conventions, meetings, and conferences. Event Coordinator jobs carry duties such as selecting locations for events and negotiating contracts for the venues, arranging for services such as food, sound systems and lodging and helping with marketing to publicize the event.

Event Coordinator Education


Most employers hiring Event Coordinators require at least a bachelor's degree in hospitality management or business, but sometimes will accept a degree in a different field if you have previous event planning experience. DegreeDirectory.org reports that you can obtain an Event Coordinator Certification that may be helpful if you don't hold a bachelor's degree, or if the one you have isn't in a hospitality management-related field. If you choose the certification route over obtaining a degree, keep in mind that you'll have to be re-certified every five years to keep your certification current.

Event Coordinator Job Market


Event Coordinator jobs of all types are expected to increase in demand over the next 10 years. The Bureau of Labor Statistics lumps all coordinator jobs into their projection of a 33 percent increase between 2012 and 2022. For now, there are still plenty of opportunities with over 94,000 Meeting, Convention and Event Planners in the U.S.

Event Coordinator Salaries


If you land an Event Coordinator position without obtaining a degree, you may find yourself in the lowest 10 percent, earning just over $26,560 annually. That's not a bad place to start if you bring minimal experience or a certification to the table, and if you have over two years’ experience, you can likely command more. The median income for Event Coordinator jobs is around $45,800, but with a degree and some experience you may be able to make it into the top 10 percent and bring in a nice, cushy $79,270 before taxes.
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A hiring employer with Recruit GAAP in the Medical Software industry is seeking a full time PR and Event Coordinator. The company offers the following environment: Successful and secure company. Estimated salary of $20 per Hour. The right candidate will have experience with, or the skills and abilities to: Strong organizational skills/Coordinating events and travel, Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook,...
Stanford University Stanford, CA, 94305
63743SUMMARY: This is a one year fixed term appointment with possibility of renewal. Reporting directly to the Director of External Relations in the Department of Chemistry in the School of Humanities and Sciences, the Assistant Event Coordinator supports the coordination of plans and logistics for various weekly events as well as large annual events where the Assistant Event Coordinator will pl...
Job Description General Summary: The Event Coordinator will work closely with our Director of PR on projects pertaining to In-Store and Out-of-store Events, Grand Openings, Social Media and PR for the Northern California/Washington region. Major Duties and Responsibilities: Event Coordination Partner with Director of PR to help coordinate all events in NorCal/WA. This includes working with sup...
Scheels Sports Rochester, MN, 55905
SCHEELS is currently seeking a Full-Time Special Events Coordinator. This associate will represent Scheels, act as a community liaison to engage customers, public and employees in special events, trade shows and sales meetings. Responsibilities Include: Develop, prioritize and implement tactical project plans; customer promotion programs, press events, trade show activities and sales meetings. ...
Aveda Institutes - The Salon People Hammond, LA, 70403
Date Posted: August 14, 2014 Neill-TSP is a leading exclusive distributor of AVEDA™, salon and spa recruitment, salon business consulting, education and technology. We are seeking an Education Coordinator based at our Hammond, LA campus. This position coordinates all aspects of education and business events throughout the year according to the education/event calendar and as requested by business...
Gannett Dallas, TX
Description GANNETT HEALTHCARE GROUP Job Title: Events Coordinator Supervisor’s Title: National Events Manager Employment Status: Regular, Full time, Non-Exempt GANNETT HEALTHCARE GROUP Gannett Healthcare Group is a premier healthcare media company that advances the professional development of registered nurses and allied health professionals. We provide employment opportunities, continuing...
Inland Real Estate Oak Brook, IL, 60523
The primary purpose of the Senior Conference & Events Coordinator is to professionally and efficiently manage and coordinate the multiple conference and event responsibilities with an internal consulting approach. This role works closely with the events director and other members of the events team in executing firm hosted events and conference participation. General Knowledge Become and stay fa...
Stanford University Stanford, CA, 94305
60142 Assistant Event Coordinator Job Location: Department of Chemistry FTE: 50% (Part-time) Term: Fixed, 2 years Non-Exempt Are you good at planning events and enjoy the various facets of logistics and organization? Are you interested in working as part of a team and have a positive, hardworking attitude? If so, we have a great, part time assistant event coordinator position for someone just...
Company Overview: Rue La La disrupted retail in 2008 with a flash sales ecommerce concept that created a meaningful member experience. We provide our members exclusive access to the world’s top lifestyle brands. Our team of entrepreneurial Buyers, Producers, Art Directors, Marketers, Software Engineers and Concierges work together to launch boutiques that make our Members want to drop everything ...
MIND Research Institute Irvine, CA, 92606
MIND Research Institute is seeking a Sr. Events Specialist to support the Engagement Department in furthering the team’s goals of raising the visibility and awareness of MIND Research Institute’s uniquely powerful approach to improving math education and generating prospective leads for our education and philanthropic partnerships program. Essential Functions of the Job: • Coordinate the plannin...
Harvard University Cambridge, MA
Reporting to the Director of Alumni Relations, the Assistant Director will play a critical role in supporting the activity and outreach efforts of class-based reunion volunteer committees. Working in close partnership with HLS Annual Fund gift officers, responsibilities will include: identifying and recruiting volunteers for non-gift committees, planning and coordinating conference calls, working ...
Job Summary Imagine working for a company that truly cares about their employees, customers, stakeholders, and communities they serve. Imagine working for a values-driven organization that has the ambition and desire to be the best global insurance provider in the world. Zurich is that place where 55,000 employees across approximately 200 countries and territories are all focused on helping peopl...
EVENT COORDINATOR - ENTRY LEVEL ADVERTISING, MARKETING, & PR Intuitive Sales Outsourcing is new to the Dallas area. We are willing to train the right candidate for entry level Junior Account Managers to provide a face to face market presence to develop and manage accounts for our Verizon Event client. Account managers are provided with extensive training in up-sales, event promotions, customer s...
EVENT COORDINATOR - ENTRY LEVEL ADVERTISING, MARKETING, & PR Intuitive Sales Outsourcing is new to the Dallas area. We are willing to train the right candidate for entry level Junior Account Managers to provide a face to face market presence to develop and manage accounts for our Verizon Event client. Account managers are provided with extensive training in up-sales, event promotions, customer s...
Danaher Corporation Sunnyvale, CA
Temporary Event Manager - MOL000959 Danaher Company Description Molecular Devices, LLC creates innovative, high-quality bioanalysis solutions that increase our customers’ productivity. By joining Molecular Devices, you will work with best-in-class people who share a common purpose - to be our customers' first choice for systems, consumables, software, and support that advance both basic and appli...
EVENT COORDINATOR - ENTRY LEVEL ADVERTISING, MARKETING, & PR Intuitive Sales Outsourcing is new to the Dallas area. We are willing to train the right candidate for entry level Junior Account Managers to provide a face to face market presence to develop and manage accounts for our Verizon Event client. Account managers are provided with extensive training in up-sales, event promotions, customer s...
Caesars Entertainment Corporation Chester, PA, 19013
Creates and ensures a fun-filled, entertaining and exciting environment where the flawless delivery and execution of service excellence is paramount. Serves as a dynamic, positive leader, while fostering teamwork, employee morale, motivation and open communication. Acts as a role model and coach while developing employees using a consistent, approachable demeanor and clearly articulating expectati...
Accountabilities: · Bottom-line financial accountability for advertised items (shared with Buyer and/or Associate Buyer).· Accurate system and manual on order, which tie to monthly forecasts, class plans, and/or buyplans.· Updated PLU files. Responsibilities: · Recommend growth opportunities and key item strategies to the Buyer.· Reconcile receipts monthly in direct alignment with the monthly for...
Levy Restaurants Georgia, GA
Description Description : As a Levy Restaurants Director of Banquets, you will be responsible for maintaining a balance between floor supervision, administration, employee training and mentoring, and hosting/communicating with groups. You will supervise banquet set up and the function itself and coordinate the services of other departments including Event Coordinators, Catering/Sales, Culinary, ...
success factors Clarksville, OH
City: London Address: Thames Court Work Hours/Week: 35 Work Environment: Office Employment Type: Permanent Pay Type: Salaried Exempt/Non-Exempt: N/A % Travel Required: 0-25 People Manager: Yes Job Posting End Date: 12/31/2014   PURPOSE:  PLEASE NOTE: This role will be split 60/40 between the Marketing/Events Group (60%) and the Central Funding Group (40%). The Marketing side of t...

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