Special Events Coordinator Jobs

Special Events Coordinator Overview


If you love organizing a party or coordinating meetings and other events, you likely already have the skills needed for Special Events Coordinator jobs. Depending on what type of Special Events Coordinator you become you may find yourself performing tasks such as selecting a venue, managing the budget, collecting bids from service providers, planning a menu, and attending the event to ensure it goes as planned. Some Special Events Coordinator jobs require you to be adept at planning every type of even from a child's birthday party to a corporate convention while others may be more specialized such as Government Meeting Planners and Convention Service Managers.

Special Events Coordinator Education


Most employers will look for Special Events Coordinator candidates who have a bachelor's degree. More colleges are offering tourism management and hospitality degrees, so applicants holding one of these or a related degree will likely be favored by hiring managers. However, if you have a bachelor's degree in an unrelated field, but have one or two years’ experience working at a hotel or in event planning, you'll still be in the running.

Special Events Coordinator Job Market


According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics the outlook is good for Special Events Coordinators. People are increasingly turning to professionals to help plan and execute every type of event from weddings to conventions and international business meetings. This translates into an expected 33 percent growth in the industry, up from 94,200 Special Events Coordinator jobs in 2012 to an estimated 125,400 by 2022.

Special Events Coordinator Salaries


As can be expected with any job that requires a degree, Special Events Coordinators can command a higher salary than others who don't hold degrees. In 2012, the median salary was $45,810. This is no 9 to 5 job, so expect to work weekends, evenings and long hours, especially if your goal is to earn the $79,270 paycheck that the top 10 percent take home.
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The Arkansas Chapter is seeking to hire a Special Events Coordinator to manage fundraising activities and special events within the region. This position reports to the Associate Director of Development and is based in Bentonville. Essential Job Functions: Plan, coordinate and implement all aspects of all assigned fundraising events. Assist in sponsor cultivation and solicitation, promotion and ma...
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Position Title: Special Events and Public Programs Coordinator – Institutional Advancement The Institutional Advancement Department (IA) is seeking a Special Events and Public Programs Coordinator to report to the Director of Specials Events and Public Programs. The Coordinator will develop and manage a variety of special events and public programs for the Institutional Advancement division and th...
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Marketing & Event Coordinator We are an event promotional marketing firm. We specialize in the retail development of our clients throughout the North Denver area. Our team of professionals work together in a fast paced environment to create excitement and interest in the campaigns we carry out. Each individual bringing their own talents to the table to benefit the client in more ways than they eve...
Chase Brexton Health Care is currently seeking an experienced, enthusiastic and energetic individual to be responsible for the management of Special Events. Based in our Baltimore office and reporting to the Director of Development & Marketing, this position is responsible for a minimum of $500,000 in fundraising revenue derived from Special Events and sponsorships. This person will plan and carry...
Draft Technicians/Special Events Coordinators are responsible for the coordination, set up, facilitation and break down of special events. Typical Duties · Technical assistance with service problems associated with draft beer systems. · Assist with bulk and special event deliveries. · Coordinate assigned Special Events including equipment delivery, set up, end of event clean up and return of mater...
Chase Brexton Health Care is currently seeking an experienced, enthusiastic and energetic individual to be responsible for the management of Special Events. Based in our Baltimore office and reporting to the Director of Development & Marketing, this position is responsible for a minimum of $500,000 in fundraising revenue derived from Special Events and sponsorships. This person will plan and carry...
Job Summary: Leads, supervises, manages and grows assigned special events, primarily the DAV 5K run, walk, ride, and roll. Plans, coordinates, and executes all aspects of special events in assigned local markets to ensure all revenue other objectives are achieved. Serves as point of contact and relationship manager with vendors, local corporate sponsors, and assigned volunteers and constituents. R...
Private club in Palm City seeking energetic and intelligent candidate with marketing/event planning background to assist club manager with daily office operations of the club, development of club marketing campaigns/materials, and planning special events. Candidate must demonstrate: Strong writing and communication skills Computer literacy - proficiency with Microsoft Office suite of products as w...
ALL APPLICANTS MUST PROVIDE A PROFESSIONAL RESUME, HAND-WRITTEN COVER LETTER AND REFERENCES TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THE POSITION JOB DESCRIPTION As a membership based promotional organization the Gaslamp Quarter Association (GQA) and its Membership-Events Coordinator primary responsibility is to communicate opportunities and partnerships, assist in mitigating impacts, organize integrated member benef...
Cardinal Spellman High School Bronx, NY, a co-educational, independent, Catholic high school serving a diverse population of over 1400 students in grades 9-12 seeks qualified candidates for the following expected openings for September 2014: Assistant Principal: The ideal candidate will possess successful high school administrative/leadership experience, experience with administering Regents exams...
Santander Consumer USA Inc. (“SCUSA”) is a leading consumer finance company, whose core business is indirect, direct and third-party originations and servicing of auto loans. With its Drive®, Santander Auto Finance and RoadLoans.com® brands, SCUSA’s finance programs help consumers with less-than-perfect credit purchase vehicles. The company began originating loans in 1997, and is headquartered in...
Job Summary Lenbrook, the only CARF-CCAC accredited Continuing Care Retirement Community in Atlanta, is looking for a progressive and self-motivated Programs and Events Coordinator. This person is to provide quality programming to residents and will work closely with the Programs and Events Manager. This person must have sincere interest in working with elderly and possess patience, tact, a cheerf...
Event Promotions: Marketing / Advertising / Public Relations- Entry Level Position duties include: Entry Level Marketing Entry Level Event Promotions Entry Level Advertising We are is seeking a Special Events Associate for a consistently growing event marketing company providing marketing, advertising and consulting services to large national companies and corporations. This firm identifies and de...
Special Events Associate – Event Marketing & Event Planning Event Promotions: Marketing / Advertising / Public Relations- Entry Level Position duties include: Entry Level Marketing Entry Level Event Promotions Entry Level Advertising Ideal Marketing is seeking a Special Events Associate for a consistently growing event marketing company providing marketing, advertising and consulting services to l...
Special Events Associate – Event Marketing & Event Planning Pace Promotions is seeking a Special Events Associate for a consistently growing event marketing company providing marketing, advertising and consulting services to large national companies and corporations. This firm identifies and develops new streams of revenue for clients through on-site promotions, innovative marketing strategies and...
Event Promotions: Marketing / Advertising / Public Relations- Entry Level Position duties include: Entry Level Marketing Entry Level Event Promotions Entry Level Advertising Milestone Promotions, Inc. is seeking a Special Events Associate for a consistently growing event marketing company providing marketing, advertising and consulting services to large national companies and corporations. This fi...
Event Promotions: Marketing / Advertising / Public Relations- Entry Level Position duties include: Entry Level Marketing Entry Level Event Promotions Entry Level Advertising Blue Sky is seeking a Special Events Associate for a consistently growing event marketing company providing marketing, advertising and consulting services to large national companies and corporations. This firm identifies and...
Special Events Associate – Event Marketing & Event Planning Event Promotions: Marketing / Advertising / Public Relations- Entry Level Position duties include: Entry Level Marketing Entry Level Event Promotions Entry Level Advertising Fly On the Wall Marketing is seeking a Special Events Associate for a consistently growing event marketing company providing marketing, advertising and consulting ser...
Special Events Associate – Event Marketing & Event Planning Event Promotions: Marketing / Advertising / Public Relations- Entry Level Position duties include: Entry Level Marketing Entry Level Event Promotions Entry Level Advertising Spotlight Group is seeking a Special Events Associate for a consistently growing event marketing company providing marketing, advertising and consulting services to l...
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