• Title

  • Events Manager

    Posted: 09/11/2022

    We are looking for an individual who has a passion for making extraordinary events. This person will lead the efforts of our staff and volunteer teams to produce outstanding networking, fundraising, and community building events throughout the year. In addition to these signature events this position will assist with monthly events throughout the organization.

    Responsible for preparing and managing event budgets and must meet event fundraising goals, in conjunction with the development team. This position requires someone that is highly organized and outgoing, a love of timeline management is a plus.

    Corporate Culture
    The Chamber Collaborative offers a modern work environment in downtown Portsmouth with free parking and chocolate. Staff members are offered a highly flexible work experience with a focus on results.

    Primary Events:

    • Fall Restaurant Week Portsmouth & the Seacoast
    • Puddledock Prelude
    • Cocktail Week
    • Spring Restaurant Week Portsmouth & the Seacoast
    • Hit the Decks
    • Golf Tournament
    • Annual Dinner
    Secondary/Support Events:
    • Monthly Business After Hours
    • Monthly Morning Mixers
    • Power Biz Hours (6 per year)
    • Business Development Seminars (4 per year)
    • Breakfast Series (2 per year)
    • Experience Required

    Bachelor’s degree and two years’ experience as an event planner, or a similar combination of education and experience. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite. Must be able to lift 25 pounds, have a trustworthy vehicle, and a clean and current driver’s license.

    Inclusion
    All are welcome. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

    Salary
    $46,000 - $54,000 based on experience