Facility Use/Events Manager Joining a dynamic team of professionals, this position is responsible for managing the SM&NC’s Facility Use program which includes developing and maintaining new client relationships with local companies, vendors, and other potential clients; responding to inquiries in a timely fashion; providing site tours to potential clients; maintaining up-to-date, detailed information on prospective and actual clients; and actively participating in industryrelated networking events. Serve as key support on planning and implementation of all SM&NC events working across departments. As with all SM&NC events, must be available for staffing of evening and weekend events. Maintain and grow professional facility use program which includes maintaining sound database for strategic marketing, fulfilling inquiries, and cultivating new clients and donors. Oversee all Facility Use contracts with outside vendors and clients. Develop short-term and long-term plans and execute them with the support of Operations Department as approved. Recruit, manage and train “Captains” for Facility Use events and be available for host interface with clients. Manage, plan and execute all SM&NC’s events, including fundraising, exhibition openings and those to be determined. This includes all permits, rentals, staffing assignments, etc. Work cooperatively on all events, including logistics, working cooperatively across appropriate departments. Assist with corporate sponsor relations as necessary. Requirements include: Bachelor’s degree or relevant years of events/meeting planning experience Ability to innovate, initiate with strong sales closing skills Excellent written and verbal communication skills Excellent interpersonal skills with strong customer-service focus. Ability to define goals, meet urgent deadlines, organize and prioritize projects Excellent MS Office Suite skills Must have own vehicle and valid driver’s license Must be available to work evenings/weekends Must be able to lift 50 lbs, bend, stretch, stand for extended periods of time, climb stairs, reach, twist, sit, walk, and/or run. Respond with resume to – email@example.com or you may apply in person or via fax (203) 322-0408.