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Event Managers are in charge for organizing events from concept to completion and evaluation. Usual work activities listed on an Event Manager resume sample are consulting with clients, managing budgets, booking venues, contacting guests and speakers, promoting the event, and liaising with suppliers. Those interested in an Event Manager job should showcase in their resumes excellent communication and negotiation skills, detail orientation, organization, leadership, fast thinking, stamina, and computer competencies. Most Event Managers hold a Bachelor's Degree and are trained in events management.

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Event Manager

Event Manager at the Cross Insurance Center, which hosts sporting events, concerts, family shows, large banquets, meetings, and trade shows

  • Meet with clients to put on a successful event and build a positive rapport
  • Supervise our part-time event staff that consists of over 140 staff
  • Proficient with AutoCad LT 2015 and EBMS event management software
Candidate Info
BS
Business Management Studies
12

Event Manager

  • Followed up with clients to evaluate service provided
  • Utilized various techniques to meet and support budget goals for all events
  • Guaranteed client and service standards were met daily
  • Handled logistical element of corporate, social and non-profit events
  • Supervised actions of personnel engaged in food preparation and service
Candidate Info
BS
Business Operations Management
13

Event Manager

  • Managing trade shows, conventions, galas, religious services, small meetings, sporting events, and banquets - an average of 10 events per month, ranging from 1,000 to 100,000 sq.ft. of meeting/exhibit space, $200 to $45,000 in revenue, and 5 to 9,000 attendees
  • Managing events with high-profile political figures and entertainers
  • Utilizing knowledge of crowd control techniques and fire/safety regulations
  • Acting as main liaison between client and all necessary parties, from beginning site tours to post-event meetings
  • Coordinating event needs with building departments, exclusive providers, and outside contractors
  • Developing staffing plans for events and assisting in supervising the building staff during the event
  • Routinely serving as Manager on Duty
  • Preparing event settlements at the conclusion of each event
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Arts
BS
Business Management
14

Event Manager

  • Forecast group sleeping rooms and make projections on how much revenue the event will produce
  • Manage group room blocks and meeting space for average to large-sized groups
  • Participate in customer site inspections and assists with the sales process as necessary
  • Prepare all event documentation (including diagrams and event orders) and coordinate with Sales, property departments and customer to ensure high level of service throughout pre-event, event and post-event phase
  • Ensure billing accuracy and conduct bill reviews with clients prior to processing the final bill
  • Responsible for $3.019 million in sleeping room and function revenue, to date
  • Will be responsible for projected revenue of $1.27 million in “definite” groups booked thus far
  • Planned and executed 24 weddings to date
  • Executed 284 corporate and social events to date
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Sociology
15

Event Manager

  • Oversee and process all event invoicing per client
  • In charge of coordinating and leading activities for Fancy Tea parties and Children Birthdays
  • Create BEO for all upcoming events and email to all staff
  • Coordinate catering details with Chef at Todd English Food Hall
  • Handle, promote and book 90% of incoming event inquires for Eloise private room for domestic and international clients
  • Manage Social Media account for company and posting public events
  • Working on creating and developing further Eloise brand for retail operation of the Company
  • Received Employee of the Month Plaza Hotel Award for best performance
Candidate Info
C
Special Event Management
BA
Hospitality Management
16

Event Manager

  • Host special events for clients providing exception guest service by ensuring all events are ready for guest arrival through weekly BEO meetings and making sure clients are enjoying their experience
  • Manage a staff of event hosts and servers for events while assisting operation managers in daily tasks
  • Oversee set up and execution of all events
  • Increase event sales during events by extending on food, beverage and entertainment
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
BA
Tourism And Travel: Minors
Event Management
17

Assistant Event Manager

  • Manage a team of 40+ staff for on and off premise and special events for Georgia for key Diageo brands.
  • Gain knowledge of event market to ensure proper staffing and regular evaluation
  • Handle POS coordination and warehouse management for all local activity.
  • Build relationships with on and off premise account owners and managers to grow Diageo brands.
  • Pull reports for Diageo clients and in house team to show sales numbers and growth.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
BA
Overall
18

Catering & Event Manager

  • Organize and secure local catering business from new and recurring clients.
  • Prepare and present plans to oversee the administrative processes associated with the pre-event and post-event phases of the occasion. Present final project reports to managers.
  • Manage the catering department to ensure the team remains within the budget, and maximizes all revenue opportunities.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Management
19

Trade Event Manager

  • Strategy and execution of approximately 85 shows and events across B2B and Retail sales channels
  • Responsible for the planning and control of a […] (+) trade show budget
  • Positioned company as a brand leader by means of booth set - up, visual merchandising and graphic displays
  • Took the lead in show strategy meetings and created planning documents to execute against trade show objectives
  • Collaboration with Sales and Marketing team
  • Provide ROI quarterly reports to evaluate show performance
  • Responsible for all show related logistics including event set up, break down and on - site activation
  • Manage several vendors and negotiated contracts on behalf of company
Candidate Info
BA
English
MS
Health Care Administration
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Event Manager

  • Accountable for all logistical elements of events.
  • Engage vendors to ensure timely event arrangements.
  • Meet with chefs to determine food quantities and time frame of service for the event.
Candidate Info
AS
Hospitality

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