Event Coordinator - Fort Collins, CO
MacKenzie Place, managed by Leisure Care, is redefining the retirement industry and it shows in the care we provide. We offer a full array of hotel-like services aimed at creating a lifestyle that is healthy, active, and fun for seniors. Leisure Care’s unique philosophy of Five-Star Fun for our residents and employees has made it one of the most desirable companies to work for. Our successful 40+ years of providing hospitality-based living environments and services for seniors is fueled by hiring only the best people, then treating them well and training them well.
We are now looking for an Event Coordinator to join the team! The Event Coordinator's role is to work with the General Manager to establish, contact, and cultivate relationships with prospective clients, residents, and vendors. Other responsibilities include:
Conduct tours and conduct client interviews to assess client needs.
Create and implement a strategic marketing plan.
Work closely with the restaurant team and other departments to create and implement special events.
This position is responsible for coordinating and executing all aspects of events at the Lodge-tours, client discovery, follow-up and event planning. The Event Coordinator will contribute to the success of the community Lodge, while working with outside clients as well as other community departments: marketing, health and wellness, guest services, and food and beverage. Must have excellent communication skills, be comfortable with public speaking, and possess the ability to multitask and work with a variety of staff and volunteers. One to three years of previous experience as an event coordinator preferred. Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint required.
We offer a competitive wage and benefits. If you have a strong desire to apply for a rewarding job, please apply today!
Leisure Care is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Job Status: Full Time