Events Manager

Salary commensurate with experience

Arizona Forward

June 27, 2017

Arizona Forward seeks a Manager of Events to help plan and execute the non-profit business-based environmental public interest organization’s statewide programming. Arizona Forward mobilizes the state’s business leaders and policymakers to leverage their collective power to influence how we best grow our communities, stimulate our economy and enhance our environment. Our members: Learn about sustainability initiatives; Shape Arizona Forward’s positions on issues; Influence quality of life decisions; Participate in meaningful projects; Join the conversation through our signature events and issue committeesto make a difference in how we live and grow.

The Manager of Events will be an experienced, confident professional responsible for working with volunteers and staff on the Association’s signature events, as well mixers, luncheons and related programming. The ideal candidate is a multi-disciplined, dynamic team-player who is passionate about making Arizona the best place in America to live, work and recreate.

Established connections in the community a plus Strong computer skills a plus Bachelor’s degree in communications/hospitality or related field a plus Agency experience helpful

3 years of event management experience Non-profit sector experience preferred Strong organizational skills Excellent verbal and written communications Ability to work independently with volunteers and as part of a small staff team

FULL-TIME POSITION 40 Hours Per Week + Benefits Salary commensurate with experience Send Resume to: Arizona Forward 3800 N. Central Ave, Suite 1010 Phoenix, AZ 85012 Angela Shope Email: ashope@arizonaforward.org