OVERVIEW As a Love Your Melon Special Events Manager, you will work with the Merchandising, Events and Wholesale teams to help coordinate and carry out events in our Love Your Melon Studio and at venues around the country. You will be responsible for making all of our events polished, welcoming and well designed. The role requires strong planning, organizational and written communication skills. Ideal candidates will be self-motivated, highly organized, and must have the ability to work in a team. Your work will impact the satisfaction of our supporters, partners and the lives of children battling cancer worldwide.
RESPONSIBILITIES Work with vendors to carry out event plans Set and track layouts, diagrams and timelines Prepare and clean up for events Provide on-site assistance during events Manage the Love Your Melon event calendar Lead management of client and vendor relationships involved with events Oversee and advise on client budget planning and payments when required Create and present design ideas to ensure realization of individual events
CRITERIA Must have experience in Event Planning (1 year minimum) Must be able to work well under pressure Must be flexible, reliable and professional Must be very organized and responsive Must be able to multi-task Must be able to work nights and weekends Must be able to lift and move up to 50 lbs Can problem solve quickly Know how to build strong client rapport and vendor relationships Have an eye for décor and design
POSITION DETAILS Position Type: Full-Time Position Salary: $45,000
About Love Your Melon, Inc.:
Love Your Melon is an apparel brand dedicated to giving a hat to every child battling cancer in America as well as supporting nonprofit organizations who lead the fight against pediatric cancer.