Event Planner; 918 F Street LivingSocial
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED LivingSocial is the local marketplace to buy and share the best things to do in your city. We help local businesses grow by introducing them to high-quality new customers and give merchants the tools to make our members their regulars.
Based in Washington, DC, we have more than 70 million members around the world.
At LivingSocial, we move fast, take risks, and pride ourselves on staying flexible, fun, and ferociously committed to executing each day. Do you want to be challenged by your job and be surrounded by passionate, dedicated, and creative people? Are you hungry? If so, we want to invest in you!
We love what we do -- and it shows! 918 F Street is a consumer facing space where we create true local experiences. In order to deliver the best experiences for our consumers and merchants, we?re looking to hire an Event Planner, 918 F St. This person will be an integral part of LivingSocial?s 918 team; working with some of the most popular and desirable local businesses as well as with our current 918 F Street staff!
Develop detailed event guides (run of shows) and staffing plans for all events
Work directly with the sales team and operations management team to ensure flawless execution of all events
Handle all elements of the merchant relationship following the sales approval stage (work with production to get merchant approval on on-sale copy, schedule dry-runs, photoshoots, etc.)
Assist with the planning and execution of private events
Ensure high quality experiences for both merchant partners and consumers
Survey merchant and consumers to improve user experience
Manage designated events and serve as key decision maker
Serve as Brand ambassador and consumer advocate
Answer inbound calls
Process payments as necessary
Resolve customer and merchant inquiries
Four-year Bachelor's degree mandatory
Experience in consumer-facing, customer service roles.
Event planning experience desired
Passion for creating fun events and experiences
Outstanding communication skills and great professional presence
Proven track record of excelling in fast-paced, dynamic environments
An absurd attention to detail
Preferably 2+ years of professional experience
Demonstrated social leadership in various facets of life
Ability to be "on" for a full day or weekend
Flexibility ? ability to help with an adult cooking class and then quickly transition to assisting a kids painting class
Outstanding problem-solving, analytical and critical thinking skills
Familiarity with browser-based tools
Great knowledge of the city, coupled with an excellent network within the city (Candidate must have lived/worked in the local market for at least 1 year)
Must be flexible for night/weekend shifts as needed
Competitive Base Salary
Opportunity to work with committed, talented people with a great sense of humor
LivingSocial appreciates your interest in our company as a place of employment. It is the policy of LivingSocial to provide equal opportunity for employment to all qualified employees and applicants, regardless of race, religion, religious affiliation, ancestry, citizenship status, marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, color, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, or veteran status. This policy applies to all areas of employment including recruitment, placement, training, transfer, promotion, termination, pay, and other forms of compensation and benefits. The company will comply with its legal obligation to provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities.
||1445 New York Ave. NW |
Washington, DC 20005
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED
LivingSocial is redefining localized online advertising and social commerce, while building a great company and having a blast along the way. The explosive growth and potential of LivingSocial has been recognized by both new and traditional media - from the Wall Street Journal to Facebook's CEO. To help fuel our growth, LivingSocial has secured over 49 million in funding this year from some of the most prominent venture capital companies in the nation.
20 - 50M RaisedInvestors: Grotech Ventures
, IVP-Institutional Venture Partners
, U.S. Venture Partners All Jobs: at LivingSocial
|Headquarters:||1445 New York Ave. NW|
Washington, DC 20005
|Industry:||Consumer Products and Services|
|Company Profile:||LivingSocial is the local marketplace to buy and share the best things to do in your city.
With unique and diverse offerings each day, we inspire members to discover everything from weekend excursions to one-of-a kind events and experiences to exclusive gourmet dinners to family aquarium outings and more.
We help local businesses grow by introducing them to high-quality new customers and give merchants the tools to make our members their regulars.
Based in Washington, DC, we have more than 70 million members around the world.|
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