Director of Event Technologies - New York, NY / Manhattan - 1000

Encore believes in the growth and development of every employee. From Driver to Director, you'll see it a hundred times. We believe that our greatest asset is our people, and in that we are serious about preserving the knowledge and expertise that our employees bring and acquire working for our company.

Are you passionate about audio visual and events? Do you enjoy working with the latest and greatest AV technology? Are you ready for the next step in your career?

We are searching for an energetic Director of Event Technologies who has the drive to make our property the best it's been yet! We need a Director who has great customer service, energy and drive to seek out clients to hold Encore-worthy events. This person will give both our internal and external clients the best service in the industry, handling the overall management and profitability of the local office. Other responsibilities include:

  • Effectively manages the set-up of client events and follows through on all client requests to ensure successful outcomes
  • Manages the local client relationship while providing the utmost in client satisfaction
  • Cultivates a strong and rewarding business relationship with our Hotel partners
  • Ensures all inventory is in good working order and rental condition and secure from theft or damage to comply with all Company security and safety measures
  • Manages the sales process for maximum capture of business and revenue
  • Manages budget for increased revenue and controls expenses effectively including sub-rentals and labor
  • Develop and mentor staff effectively and create an environment of continual improvement and inspire employee morale
REQUIREMENTS
  • 5+ years of progressive experience in the Audio Visual and hospitality industry
  • 5+ years of supervisory experience
  • Proven working knowledge using Microsoft Office Suite
  • The ability to manage relationships between clients, staff, and hotel executives
EDUCATION
Bachelor's Degree or related experience

Encore, a Freeman company, is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, veteran status or any other protected status.

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In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendment Act, if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a position with Freeman, e-mail Freeman.Recruiting@freemanco.com. Inquiries should be limited to disability-related assistance only.


Meet Some of Encore Event Technologies's Employees

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Event Technician

Reece is in charge of every detail involved with the setup, running, and eventual teardown of each event Encore creates with its partners.

Chris E.

Director of Event Technologies

In his role, Chris mentors and develops Encore sales and event professionals by offering endless advice and support during the execution of day-to-day hotel event operations.


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