Cuisine Chez Vous are a high end catering company looking for an experienced Event Manager to join their team. Their events range from intimate dinners to large corporate events. Qualified candidates will have experience managing a variety of events with an eye for detail and a passion for the industry.
About the position:
The Event Manager will manage events throughout the Greater Boston area. The events are often nights and weekends. The Event Manager will also have office hours in their Somerville office to plan and prepare for their assigned events as well as perform other office duties as required. He or she will also attend site visits and planning meetings for events as needed.
The Event Manager will be responsible for managing all aspects of assigned events including rental orders, timelines and managing staff. This position is a very hands-on role where you will not just be overseeing the service staff, you will be a part of it.
The right candidate will have the management and operations experience to oversee a variety of staff and vendors while handling issues quickly and professionally as they arise. They will also have the grace and professionalism to interact with clients and their guests.
The Event Manager will oversee and manage events that have been planned by a member of the sales steam. This role is not an event planning and/or event design position. The right candidate will be able to take the vision of their client and sales team and make it a reality within the confines of the timing, venue and budget.
- Minimum of one year of off-premises catering experience in a management role
- Flexible schedule including nights and weekends
- Must have your own car
- Computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook
- Team player