Events Manager

Employer
Baltimore Country Club
Location
Baltimore, MD
Posted
Nov 24, 2021
Closes
Nov 26, 2021
Ref
222346746
Hours
Full Time
Baltimore Country Club is seeking an Events Manager who is passionate about selling and executing a variety of events. The Events Manager will conceptualize, create, and execute events, which include social events, weddings, golf tournaments, corporate and holiday functions. Responsibilities include maintaining Banquet Event Orders (BEOs) and diagrams, receiving and answering phone calls, and working with internal departments including culinary, F&B, housekeeping, and communications. The Events Manager will be responsible for bringing new and creative event ideas to the Club to excite and engage membership. This is a fun and exciting role that relies heavily on details, organization, and lots of creativity!The ideal candidate is a highly motivated team player who can develop long-term beneficial relationships for the Club.The Events Manager is responsible for:Attracting, securing, planning and executing events including corporate, social, weddings, golf outings, and Club eventsTimely communication between Members, guests, Staff and vendors via telephone and emailContract creation, handling of deposit and payment schedules with members/event hostsCreate and update Banquet Event Orders (BEOs) and diagrams (Social Tables)Being the main point of contact to the event host from date of inquiry throughout the event dateAttend weekly event team meetings and weekly BEO meetings with cross-functional teamsReview all bills before being sent to hostKeeping up to date on event trendsNetworking around the Baltimore areaOther duties as assignedSpecific skills, abilities and qualifications of the Events Manager include:Strong organizational skills and high-level of attention to detailMust be able to work in a high pace environment balancing many different tasksHigh energy and outgoing personality with professional presence and appearanceBeing able to problem solve on your feet while maintaining composure with customersDiplomatic team player able to foster relationships with Members, guests, staff, and vendorsProfessional and responsive communication to all Members, clients, and staffNetworking inside and outside the Club to obtain 'leads' and build relationships with new and existing clientsAssisting event hosts in developing a menu, floor plan, timeline; etc.Effectively partnering with all departments in the planning and execution of eventsAttending functions to meet hosts and ensure everything is as expected and adjust as neededMaintaining and updating accurate filesMust be proficient in Microsoft OfficeAbility to learn, comprehend, and effectively use software systems (ex. NorthStar, Social Tables)Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including holidays, nights, and weekendsMust be able to work long hours on your feet and in varying weather conditionsMust have a Can-Do Attitude!Education and Experience:Bachelor's degree and/or certification in Hospitality Management, Event Management or related field is strongly preferredCatering sales and wedding experience is requiredMinimum 3-5 years related experience requiredExperience working in private clubs or high-end resorts is a plusMore information about the Events DepartmentThis position reports to the Director of Events who oversees a team of four in the Events department. The Events Department office is located at the Roland Park campus. A competitive base salary is provided with bonus for achieving budgeted goal and uncapped bonus potential for the over achievement of the annual plan.We understand your time is valuable and that is why we have a very quick and easy application process. If you feel that you would be right for this job, please fill out our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application so that we can review your information. We look forward to meeting you!Equal Opportunity Employer

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