Events Manager – Lazaridis

Events Manager

LazSoc is seeking an individual who is deeply passionate about the Lazaridis School, has outstanding creativity, a strong work ethic, and possesses a keen attention to detail. Events Managers (3) will report to the Vice-President of Operations.

The Events Manager will have responsibilities including but not limited to:

  • Working alongside the rest of the Operations portfolio to assist with event ideation, planning, and execution to shape the LazSoc event calendar
  • Thinking creatively to develop new event ideas and concepts that can help LazSoc grow as an organization in order to provide the most value to students
  • Ensuring that all LazSoc events run as smoothly and effectively as possible
  • Working collaboratively with the marketing and corporate portfolio to develop new strategies to provide value to Lazaridis students and stakeholders

Ideal Candidate:

  • Must possess strong organizational skills with the ability to manage an extensive and variable workload, ensuring timely and accurate completion of assigned work while managing multiple ongoing responsibilities
  •  Must possess superior verbal and written communication skills
  •  Be highly effective working in both a team environment and autonomously
  • Prior experience in event planning either at Laurier or elsewhere is an asset
  • Prior involvement at Laurier through clubs, societies, committees, etc., is an asset

The average time commitment is 5-8 hours per week, with a heavier time commitment leading up to events.

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