event specialist resume example with 5+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
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Detail-oriented [Job Title] with more than [Number] year of experience [Type] event planning. Accomplished in organizing memorable events reflecting clients' vision. Successful in tracking trends and seamlessly integrating traditional, contemporary and modern customs and traditions. Hardworking and reliable [Job Title] with strong ability in [Task] and [Task]. Offering [Soft skill], [Soft skill] and [Soft skill]. Highly organized, proactive and punctual with team-oriented mentality. Enthusiastic individual with superior skills in working in both team-based and independent capacities. Bringing strong work ethic and excellent organizational skills to any setting. Excited to begin new challenge with successful team. Detail-oriented Environmental Service Aide with extensive understanding of sanitation and infection control techniques. Self-sufficient and enthusiastic individual working quickly and effectively with little to no supervision. Used proper cleaning techniques, checked rooms for fire hazards and observed all housekeeping policies. Results-focused [Industry] professional with strength in [Skill], [Task] and [Task]. Proactive leader with strengths in communication and collaboration. Proficient in leveraging [Area of expertise] and [Area of expertise] knowledge to promote [Result]. Adept at managing concurrent objectives to promote efficiency and influence positive outcomes. Ambitious student pursuing [Area of study] degree eager to contribute developed knowledge in [Job Title] role. Skilled in [Skill] and [Skill] in [Type] settings. Adaptable and driven with strong work ethic and ability to thrive in team-based or individually motivated settings.

  • Contract negotiation expertise
  • Venue selection
  • Managing events start to finish
  • Monitoring events planning trends
Event Specialist, 04/2020 - Current
Maui Jim Denver, CO,
  • Organized corporate luncheons, dinners, conferences and special events.
  • Trained customer service, marketing and sales teams for events.
  • Attended and participated in industry events.
Stocker Associate, 01/2019 - 04/2019
Big Lots Stockton, CA,
  • Performed various tasks, which included assisting with reductions and administering pain injections.
  • Worked closely with team members to deliver project requirements, develop solutions and meet deadlines.
  • Completed [Type] project resulting in [Result].
Karaoke Dj, 01/2014 - 04/2015
Myself City, STATE,
  • Assessed events planning services and related costs.
  • Planned event logistics by performing site evaluations and cost estimates.
  • Organized corporate luncheons, dinners, conferences and special events.
  • Marketed and publicized weddings and other special events in social calendars.
  • Attended and participated in industry events.
  • Identified and evaluated problems with events to locate root causes of concerns and develop strategies for tackling, overcoming and leveraging obstacles.
  • Hosted [Number] attendees during annual events.
  • Communicated with clients to define project objectives.
  • Maintained close communication with clients to mitigate service issues.
Furniture Sales Lead, 12/1998 - 12/2001
Office Depot City, STATE,
  • Sought out customers to help by moving around sales floor and quickly connecting with incoming guests.
  • Followed up with customers via phone to answer questions and [Action].
  • Upsold customers on protection plans, warranties and coordinating products.
  • Coordinated with [Job title] to process credit applications and complete transactions.
  • Discussed financing options, pricing and current promotional offers.
  • Coordinated with teammates and clients to schedule deliveries.
  • Designed interior spaces by combining sets and pieces for cohesive looks.
  • Kept sales desk and showroom floor clean and aesthetically appealing with regular upkeep.
  • Helped customers increase purchasing power through store financing options.
  • Asked open-ended questions to understand customer needs and style.
  • Retained sales for out-of-stock and unavailable items by leveraging extensive product and manufacturer knowledge to develop alternative solutions.
  • Assisted teammates and mentored new employees to deliver top-tier customer experiences.
  • Greeted customers and offered to assist with showroom navigation and selecting products.
  • Attended training sessions to build and enhance product knowledge and sales tactics.
  • Coordinated accurate paperwork and tickets for sold items to prevent sales errors.
  • Suggested specific product and options in line with customer goals.
  • Maintained appealing and sparkling clean showroom by arranging and straightening furnishings.
  • Boosted sales by going beyond basics with every customer to offer product, style and purchasing advice.
  • Calculated pricing quickly for various selections, including deducting discounts for current sales promotions.
  • Created and maintained customer files to record and organize information such as name and purchase history.
Education and Training
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/1983
Barrington High School - Barrington, Ill,
Status -

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  • Barrington High School

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  • Event Specialist
  • Stocker Associate
  • Karaoke Dj
  • Furniture Sales Lead


  • High School Diploma

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