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Corporate Event Coordinator (Contract-to-Hire)

Kelly Services
Chicago, IL 60684
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**Corporate Event Coordinator Job Description: Contract-to-hire.**

The Event Coordinator is responsible for assisting the Corporate Events team with meeting logistics and coordination of event planning for the organization including field and corporate events. You will support the Director of Corporate Events with meeting logistics and vendor relationships.

Responsibilities include assisting with logistics for full cycle event planning from pre-planning through implementation and close out of events.

**Core Responsibilities:**

+ Assist with program events logistics including but not limited to registration, award ceremonies, dinner programs, maintaining guest room and board list, arrival and departure list, and any collateral

+ Ensure all events are on brand and comply with brand standards

+ Research hotels in requested locations, request proposals and negotiates contracts to fit within budget

+ Write logistics letter for the hotel, which includes our onsite contacts, rooming list needs, setup for meeting room, AV needs and selected food/beverages

+ Ability to interface and lead discussions and communications with various levels of internal clients from the C-level down

+ Help to coordinate with conference hotel staff from first contact through post-conference follow-up including contracts, room scheduling, banquets, audiovisual equipment, and billing

+ Work with Director on onsite logistics for each conference including effectively conveying information, developing, and coordinating with conference team.

+ Work with travel partner to create RSVP and travel arrangement site for attendees

+ Assist with travel vendors deposit/final payments, cancellations, and invoice reconciliation

+ Opportunity for travel in future

**Education / Experience:**

+ College degree a preferred

+ 1-2 year of highly detailed, project management work

+ Ideally previous event management experience (Hotel/Hospitality, Corporate, University, etc.)

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Posted: 2022-09-14 Expires: 2022-10-15

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