EMCC Jobs and Employment

Perry Consulting-Event Assistant

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Company Name: 
Perry Consulting
Industry: 
Business
Application Due Date: 
Monday, November 13, 2017
Location: 
Other
Various locations around the valley
Paid: 
Yes
Amount: 
$10 an hour
Federal Work-Study Eligible Site: 
No
Qualify for WIRCCS Scholarship: 
No
Description: 

Opportunity to gain first hand experience in the special event industry. Learn all the work leading up to event day and what it takes to make events successful.
 

Great what to gain practical experience and see if you have what it takes to build a career in the event industry. The company has asked that the intern work for approximately 10 hrs. per week for 6 weeks and will be flexible with your EMCC schedule. Applicants must be continuing EMCC students and have a minimum of 2.5 G.P.A or a recommendation from your SWSC instructor. If you would like assistance in preparing the required materials; cover letter, application and resume or in preparing for an interview, please contact the Career Center at 623.935.8740.

Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Pre-event office prep work
  • Some clerical duties (typing, answering phones, filing)
  • Assist with event set-up and break down
  • Assist with site décor
  • Collaborate with vendors onsite to ensure continuity and flow of the event
  • Provide excellent customer service to Perry Consulting clients and their guest
  • Proactive communication with Event Manager to ensure seamless event management
  • Provide administrative support to Event Manager
Minimum Requirements: 
  • Customer service experience
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Ability to perform designated duties with minimal supervision
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Problem solving skills and quick creative thinking are critical
  • Skilled in establishing effective working relationships
  • Must work well under pressure
  • Skilled at MS Office programs