The Events Director, reporting to the Sr. Director of Operations, is responsible for the strategic planning, conceptualization, and execution of all essential events for the Jones Graduate School of Business. S/he will be responsible for hiring and managing all members of the events team. The Events Director will meet with all JGSB department leaders to understand their event needs in order to develop, implement, and execute an annual strategic events planning process. In addition, s/he will negotiate with and supervise all decisions made with caterers and other vendors of event-related equipment and services. S/he attends events to facilitate operations and responds to emergencies, problems, etc., ensures all aspects of events are implemented and controlled according to plans. S/he will evaluate, develop, and update annual event plans, annual reports, operating procedures, and policies in order to achieve operational effectiveness and increased value for JGSB with regard to events.
Position Status: Full-Time
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Internal Number: 19129
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