Sodexo Corporate Servicesis growing! We are seeking an experiencedSpecial Event Plannerto plan & detail events for our venue inWashington, DC. This venue is a historic downtown Washington, DC location with a long term Client at a Food account with Catering at the focus that also supports two on-site Cafe's.
The ideal candidate is a self-starter and will have:
Working for Sodexo:
How far will your ambition, talent and dedication take you? Sodexo champions a culture committed to the growth of individuals through continuous learning, mentoring and other career growth opportunities, along with the performance of organizations. We believe it is important for our work to be meaningful and we remain committed to our mission, our core values and the ethical principles that have guided us since 1966. We support these values and help them thrive in each employee.
We strive to make working for Sodexo a genuinely great experience with benefits to promote your professional, personal and financial well-being, and to improve your Quality of Life now and into the future. Our experiences with our over 50 million customers each and every day enable us to develop Quality of Life services that reinforce the well-being of individuals, improving their effectiveness and helping companies and organizations to improve performance every day.Position Summary
Oversees the planning and execution of logistics for meetings and special events. Manages facility selection, contract negotiations, food and beverage selections, and arrangements for audio/visual service, transportation, etc.Qualifications & Requirements
Basic Education Requirement - Associate's Degree
Basic Functional Experience - 1 year of experience in event planning
Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.