Do you want to become a part of the Guest of a Guest team in DC? We are looking for an Event Manager who will be in charge of heading up photography sales and event coverage management. Keep reading for more details on the position and how to apply!
This person needs to be able to manage our photographers, our daily calendar, build client relations and sales, understand the event and nightlife scene of the city and be a positive brand ambassador.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Managing photographers, daily events coverage, calendar as well as billing and invoices
Developing relationships with current clients as well as prospective clients
Making in-person sales calls and meetings with clients, PR firms, agencies, etc.
Building revenue and sales each quarter
The ideal candidate should have (be):
BA / BS degree or equivalent
Highly motivated, self directed
Competent and proficient with computers including word processing (MSWord / Google Docs), social media tools, basic photo editing, online publishing software, etc.
Background in PR and/or Sales preferable
Quick Study, comfortable in social situations
Detail-oriented and responsible
Ability to manage multiple people at once
Understand the event and nightlife scene of DC
Location: Washington DC
How to Apply
Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with the following:
Subject line: Event Manager [DC] Personalized introduction (who you are and why you think are a good fit for GofG) Resume in the body of email (no attachments) Answer the following question: "A photographer was hired to cover an event at 10pm, it is 10:30pm and they are nowhere to be found. The client calls asking what's going on, what do you do?"