Social Event Sales Coordinator




Organization: Phoenix Zoo (AZA Member)
Location: Phoenix, AZ, United States
Job or Internship: Job

The Phoenix Zoo is currently seeking a full time Social Event Sales Coordinator. This person will be responsible for all stages of social event sales from inquiries to site tours to contracts, and will perform social event detailing including final appointments and ceremony rehearsals. The Social Event Sales Coordinator will supervise event staff and vendors as needed, ensuring safety, cleanliness and organization of equipment and supplies during and after breakdown of events. This person in this position will also be networking within the industry, attending industry meetings, developing and facilitating the yearly “Lions, Tigers & Brides” Show, and soliciting business from social market segments and planning for all aspects of school events such as proms, graduations, etc.

Minimum requirements for this position include previous event coordination experience, demonstrated ability to lead a team as well as an ability to work as a team player or completely independently, exceptional organization and communication skills, must be able to work a flexible scheduled that will include holidays, evenings and weekends, and must be at least 21 years of age. All Phoenix Zoo employees are required to pass pre-employment background checks including a drug test, this position also requires a valid driver’s license and clear Motor Vehicles Record.

This position has a starting hourly wage of $14.30-$16.09, it is an exempt position with a generous benefits package that includes 4 weeks of paid vacation/year, medical/dental/vision insurance, 401(k) with company match, and many other perks that come along with being a Phoenix Zoo employee.

To view a more complete description and list of requirements and to apply for this position, please visit the Phoenix Zoo job page at:

http://www.phoenixzoo.org/working/current_opportunities.aspx?AppliTrackJobId=535&AppliTrackLayoutMode=detail&AppliTrackViewPosting=1

Resumés are not accepted for any Zoo position without an accompanying application. While postings may remain on outside sites for longer, once a job is removed from The Phoenix Zoo job page it is closed and we will no longer accept applications.

The Phoenix Zoo is an EEOE/ADA employer.