2014 StarChefs.com?s 9th Annual International Chefs Congress (ICC) will take place October 26 ? October 28 in New York City. ICC is a three-day culinary symposium where more than 100 of the world's most influential and innovative chefs, pastry chefs, mixologists, and sommeliers present the latest techniques and culinary concepts to their peers.
We are looking for someone who cares about the details, who is eager to be part of a team, has a keen sense of organization and who has interest in the culinary world. The Event Coordinator position will play a key role at this year's event making sure details are in place for a smooth-running and overall successful event.
This is a full-time, contract position. The candidate must be available to work in our Williamsburg office.
You can learn more about StarChefs and check out our growing list of presenters at ICC here: http://www.starchefs.com/cook/events/icc/2014
-Support event logistics and organization needs -Support the Events Director leading up to and on-site at the event -Coordinate all event signage (directional, general event and sponsor signage) -Oversee the conference registration process ? back end support and on-site support -On-site set-up and break-down support
-Minimum 2 years event experience -Highly organized and detail-oriented -Strong project management skills -Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously -Ability to work as part of a team -Ability to gracefully follow up with others -Ability to anticipate event needs and act on them -Committed to high-quality follow through -Strong communication skills -Experience working in a non-traditional work environment -Computer literate (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Internet, and e-mail) -Culinary background is a plus
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