Event Coordinator / Planner, part time - Fully Remote/Off-site

Starts ASAP after interview
Duration 20hrs/week for about 3 months
Status Freelance
Rate DOE
Our well-known retail company client is currently seeking a Freelance Event Coordinator / Planner to join their team part time for about 2 months, with potential to extend.

This is a remote opportunity working east coast hours, about 20hrs/ week through October with potential to extend.

Event Coordinator / Planner Responsibilities:
- Work closely with the VP and the company's non-profit partner on a new pilot that will involve 6 events to coincide with store re-openings taking place later this year
- Work on all logistics to help the team plan these events, including timing, invite lists, and itineraries for all parties involved
- Coordinate with internal teams, the non profit partner / client and vendors as needed to ensure all aspects of these events are well thought out and executed accordingly
- Interact with clients and vendors, must have excellent communication skills
- Ensure all timelines are met, all parties are well informed of upcoming deadlines and deliverables
- Actively track the status of the event planning and progress, risks and milestones, communicating with the team on next steps and prioritizing needs
- Jump in wherever needed, must be a self-starter, resourceful and ready for any challenge!

Event Coordinator / Planner Requirements:
- Have 3+ years experience handling logistics and event coordination, ideally for retail brands and/or store launches/openings
- Be client facing with excellent communication, organizational and problem solving ability
- Must be able to work with internal and external teams/vendors
- Meticulous attention to detail
- Must be proactive, able to handle multiple and complex projects at once
- Be able to stay organized, and prioritize needs and tasks as they come in

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc281@jobalert.creativecircle.com

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