Events Director

POSITION
ArFB Events Director

DEPARTMENT
Administration

LEVEL
15

JOB POSTING DATE
May 26, 2021

SUMMARY OF JOB DESCRIPTION

Prepares/plans various corporate events for the organization. Anticipates project needs, discerns work priorities, meets deadlines with little supervision. Work evenings, weekends, & travel in/out of state. Provides outstanding customer service while developing relationships with internal and external customers, members & vendors. Completes special projects/events.    

QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelors’ degree in Business Administration or related field. Five (5) year minimum experience in hospitality field/industry & event/meeting planning preferred. Knowledge of Farm Bureau practices. Excellent organizational & communication skills; ability to interact effectively with staff, outside agencies & businesses, membership, elected officials, etc. Ability to multi-task & handle stressful situations while remaining calm; handle information with high degree of confidentiality; make sound decisions in manner consistent with essential job functions. Possess knowledge of accounting practices for planning & tracking departmental budget & expenditures. Willingness to work extended hours, including overnight travel. Computer literate with knowledge of spreadsheets, word processing, PowerPoint, & various software programs.

Must have valid Arkansas Driver’s License and exceptional driving record.

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QUESTIONS OR INQUIRIES SHOULD BE DIRECTED TO ARKANSAS FARM BUREAU HUMAN RESOURCES.

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