Freelance Event Manger, Food Network Magazine

Location
New York
Posted
Sep 13, 2013
Closes
Oct 13, 2013
Contact
Hearst Recruiter
Category
Marketing
Duration
Freelance
FREELANCE EVENT MANAGER JOB DESCRIPTION

Opportunity exists at Food Network Magazine for a Freelance Event Manager. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter with creative ideas and the ability to execute. Reports directly to Executive Director of Events & Promotion, Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

•Work with Executive Director of Events to implement a variety experiential programs/events
•Manage key signature events and identify innovative ways to integrate advertisers
•Work with Executive Director of Events to develop proposals, sell sheets, and other collateral for events
•Attend regularly scheduled meetings and interact with event production companies
•Manage both large and small project budgets and ensure that finances are accurate and accounted for
•Work with Food Network Magazine’s Marketing Department as a pro-active team member, serving as a promotion and events resource and actively participating in brainstorms and follow-through
Requirements:
•Must have 4+ years experience in event capacity
•Proven experience managing large and small events, including event staff such as producers and freelancers
•Detail oriented, highly organized, customer service oriented
•Highly motivated, self-starter who is able to think creatively and problem-solve independently
•Strong writing, communication and planning skills
•Must be results driven, and take appropriate steps to achieve goals while taking ownership of situations as needed
•Proven ability to deliver timely, accurate work product and demonstrate good follow up and follow through

Event Manager start right away: October 2013-October 2014.

Please email Julie Mahoney: jmahoney@hearst.com with your resume to be considered for this position.

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