We are looking to hire a Seasonal Event Specialist to come join the Squad! Applicants should be ready to work with an enthusiastic team that gets the job done. If you've ever wanted to be a part of the World's Greatest Snowboard Event (the Burton US Open) now is the time. Throw your name in the hat, and help us build the World's Greatest Events Team.
Burton is seeking a comprehensive event guru ready to join our Global Integrated Marketing Team. This is a seasonal position based in Burlington, VT. Some travel is required, as needed for events and other functions. This role requires physical labor and the ability to work an extended schedule; including weekends, early mornings, evenings, and prolonged travel.
What you get to do:
This is a support position involves collaborating with the entire Events and Experiences Global Integrated Marketing Team. The goal - to champion the 2020 Burton US Open Snowboarding Championships.
This includes the supervision of infrastructure transportation, inventory tracking, quality control management, registration and race office assistance, general courier duties, operations assistance, coordinating award ceremonies, and assisting with admin duties.
Administrative duties include managing warehouse spaces, product ordering, purchasing event infrastructure, and organizing all freight and storage logistics.
...Don't forget, you also get to have some fun along the way!
What you will bring to the team:
A positive attitude and strong work ethic, especially under pressure or in difficult environments
1-3 years' experience in event management
An advanced driver's license (additional certifications such as a forklift license are a bonus)
Practical knowledge of basic tools and equipment
Administrative experience and knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite
Bonus skills that will help seal the deal:
You are a wizard with Google and Adobe Creative suites
You're acquainted with the snowboard industry and its partners
You have experience in live music and/or media production
You know all about web design and content management
You can do a solid switch method