Events Manager

Nashville Entrepreneur Center

Nashville, TN


Position Description / Responsibilities

Position Overview: 
The EC’s events are not only vital tools in celebrating and communicating what we do but also in delivering our mission.  Our events give voice to the passion we have for supporting entrepreneurs.  

The Events Manager position is an integral part of the EC’s team and requires a highly organized, creative, detail oriented and motivated person to serve as lead for event planning and execution in fundraising and mission delivery.  Our variety of events range from 5 to 500 attendees.

Events include fundraising galas, program education and milestone events and community gatherings among others.  The position deals with a wide range of responsibilities that include: project management, event theme building, creating event programs, communicating with event attendees & corporate donors, contracting vendors, budget management, coordinating event logistics, timelines and tasks as necessary for event production.

The Events Manager must be able to anticipate project needs, discern work priorities, and meet deadlines. The Events Manager should have a passion for event management, provide outstanding communication to teammates, vendors and event attendees and volunteers, be an enthusiastic professional, and be capable of building strong and positive relationships with donors and partners.

Fundraising & Mission Delivery Event Responsibilities (not limited to)
Serve as the lead for special event planning, management, and production.

Event Administration:

Community Event Space Use Responsibilities (not limited to)
Facilitate the use of the EC’s event space by community partners, EC members and other third parties.

General Event-Related Administration (not limited to)
Provide day-to-day foundational support for events at the EC.

Position Requirements

The ideal candidate should have a strong special events background, provide outstanding customer service, be an enthusiastic professional and be able to build relationships with internal and external customers.


Application Instructions

To apply for this position please visit our website here.

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