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Wedding Planners provide assistance to the bride and groom with wedding organization. In order to offer couples the wedding they want, these professionals complete the following duties: discussing requirements and budgets, advising on wedding customs, securing services such as catering and photography, making sure costs stay within budget, and being present on the day of the wedding to coordinate the event. Our collection of resumes for Wedding Planner reveals the following job skills: event management skills, knowledge of wedding customs, organization, attention to details, and being able to work under pressure. Most resume examples make display of event management training.

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1

Wedding Planner & Marketing Coordinator

Fast paced environment requiring strong relationship management skills, problem solving, organization skill and attention to detail. A resource for planning an Iowa gay wedding or same-sex marriage in Iowa.

  • Successfully developed and managed timelines with clients and implemented them from beginning to end.
  • Developed a detailed budget with clients and kept them within their budget by negotiating all prices clearly communicating expenses and status updates with the clients.
  • Developed and manage writing, formatting, and editing marketing materials distributed by [company name]s.
  • Mentor and develop junior event planners to enable them to work on their own.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BA
Communication Studies
2

Owner/wedding Planner

  • Worked with clients to formulate wedding concepts and themes from intimate rural events to modern downtown receptions
  • Provided consultations to clients to determine the level of planning required and built a customized package to suit their individual needs
  • Maintained a list of local vendors and venues and made recommendations to match the client's vision and budget
  • Assisted clients throughout every stage of the process ensuring that all of the details were taken care of within a planned timeline
  • Coordinated with local vendors and supervised day-of activities to ensure that all events ran smoothly
  • Managed all advertising and promotional efforts including creating flyers and other physical media, attending tradeshows, and writing social media copy
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Advertising
3

Wedding Planner and Coordinator

  • Met with bride and groom and created relationship with them
  • Planned detailed of ceremony and reception
  • Scheduled hour to hour activity of bridal party and guests on the day of wedding
  • Created relationships with vendors such as photographers, caters, and florists
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
BS
Business Management
4

Destination, Honeymoon, and Wedding Planner

Certified destination wedding specialist. Dealing with wedding parties of 2-150+ occupancy

  • Certified leasure travel specialist
  • Assisted in gaining over 50 new travelers/families within the first sales year
  • CHIA certification
  • In charge of social media and advertising for Brookings branch
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
Hospitality Management
5

Owner/event Designer & Wedding Planner

Domestic and international wedding designer and planner

  • Event consulting, event design, event concept creation, food and beverage menus, event
  • Small business management, social media, building a brand, brand identity, blogging, web
  • Keep current with trends in style, food, beverage, design, travel, technology, fashion, etc.
  • Feature in Style Me Pretty in the past 6 months
  • Worked pro-bono with Smuin Ballet for Spring Gala 2010 and volunteer with local events
  • Member of ISES and ABC and Women's Initiative in San Francisco
  • Completed CWEP Wedding Planning courses at LWPI
  • Certified by Board of Tourism in Mexico to sell and plan weddings in Mexico
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
BS
Hospitality Management
International Business
Management
6

Wedding Planner Intern

Revised and edited partial and full planning wedding contracts

  • Researched Richmond, Tidewater, and Northern Virginia venues and vendors
  • Inserted information about vendors and venues into FLEXlist database
  • Shadowed at different meetings with clients, venues, and vendors
Candidate Info
3
months in
workforce
3
months
at this job
BS
Mass Communications
Medical Systems Administration
7

Assistant Wedding Planner

  • Worked closely with owner. I was able to become knowledgeable of different aspects of the planning process.
  • Put forth ideas showcasing my personality.
  • Contacted venues and caterers.
  • Worked very closely with the brides. I took the brides' dreams and desires and made them a reality within the details.
  • Composed flower arrangements for reception centerpieces.
  • Helped resolve any kind of issue.
  • Provided an exceptional experience for the bride. During the pre-planning process, I paid very close attention to detail and exactly what the bride desired.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
BS
Hospitality Management
8

Wedding Planner/coordinator

Manage and coordinate with wedding vendors, bridal party and family members

  • Manage a wedding referral base
  • Develop budgets for brides and grooms
  • Coordinate and direct wedding rehearsals, ceremonies, and receptions
Candidate Info
28
years in
workforce
14
years
at this job
AA
Associate of Arts
BS
Bachelor of Science
9

Wedding Planner

  • Assist Clients with Wedding Attire
  • Manage accounts
  • Coordinate with vendors to assist clients
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
10

Event/wedding Planner

  • Balloon sculpting/Face painting
  • Designing floral arrangements
  • Maternity photography sessions
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AA
Associate of Arts
BFA
Fine Arts

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