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Event Coordinator

  • Location: Des Moines, IA, 50392
  • Salary: 17.61
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 19 days ago

Terrific Contract Opportunity!

Position:  Event Coordinator 
Location: Des Moines, IA 50392
Term: 36 Months Contract

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Talent Acquisition Team has an amazing opportunity for an energetic and dynamic individual who thrives in fast-paced environments to team up with us as an Intern Program Coordinator
  • Handle the administrative and operational duties to support our on campus recruiting initiatives
  • This will include running corporate events for summer interns, organizing campus recruitment events and assisting with the administration and onboarding of internship classes
  • Depending on the status of the current global pandemic, some regional travel to campus events could be required
  • Opportunity is up to 40 hours a week but could vary depending on volume/need weekly anywhere from 30-40 hours
  • There will also be adjustments made around the holiday time (Thanksgiving/Christmas)

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):

  • 2+ years of human resources and/or higher education experience in the areas of sourcing and recruitment or event management
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  • Good customer service and interpersonal skills required
  • Strong organization skills with attention to detail and accuracy
  • Advanced Microsoft Word and Excel software required
  • Time management, problem solving, advanced decision-making, reasoning, consultative and organizational skills required
  • Prior background and/or understanding of partnership between college campuses and corporations would be a big plus

Preferred Skills:

  • Event planning experience large scale (100+ people)
  • Higher education experience (admissions department, tours of campus, etc.)
  • Recruiting/talent acquisition experience 

Nice to Have:

  • Data and reporting experience 
  • Virtual training/ recruiting experience 
  • Social media experience- communicating/promoting employer brand

If this sounds like the perfect fit,Apply Today!