Here are some of this week's job listings for event planners/managers. To post listings on our blog contact us here, or follow us on Twitter for regular updates on new jobs. Cultural Events Planner Minnetonka, MN, USA Lead two teams of volunteers in scheduling, planning, and running a Spanish and a Chinese cultural event held at Minnetonka High School for families of elementary and middle school age students. Communicate with and recruit event volunteers. Serve as liaison to District departments, including buildings and grounds, communications, food service, school principals and community education. Marketing /Events Manager Boston, MA, USA Develop event planning strategy with senior management that supports corporate marketing plan. Planning and management of two annual multiple-day conferences (200+ person), including site selection, contract negotiation, budgeting, vendor management, pre-event logistics, on-site event management and post-event analysis and reporting. Oversee staff responsible for the coordination of industry events, including maintaining an industry event calendar, researching new speaking opportunities, pitching company speakers and coordinating logistics. Plan and oversee the execution of event marketing efforts, including web, email and internal programs. Fundraising Events Coordinator Hingham, MA, USA Manage current special events and create new events based on the goals of the Abbey. Manage details of event planning – volunteers; scheduling; budgets and progress reports; food and beverage; supplies and audiovisual equipment; signage; décor; invitations and programs; seating charts; gift bags; etc.—to achieve quality event productions. Conduct research, cultivate and actively seek underwriters and sponsors for events. Propose new ideas to improve the event planning and implementation process. Serve as liaison with staff, volunteers and vendors on event-related matters. Event Planner (Contract Role) San Diego, CA, USA Primary objectives are to effectively, consistently, and seamlessly deliver innovative events that add to the success of the companies objectives, maximize value and optimize the events budget. The scope of events varies from VIP breakfasts and luncheons to large company wide banquets with elaborate themes, decorations and menu requirements. Organizational relationships include; Building Services, Maintenance, Admin, QC Food Services, Culinart, Security, ITAV, Relocation, Man Power, Procurement, and Corporate Travel.