Events Manager

Vivint Smart Home - Provo, UT3.5

Full-timeEstimated: $43,000 - $57,000 a year
SkillsBenefits
Job Description
Our mission is to redefine the home experience through intelligently designed products and services delivered to every home by people who care.

Who Are We:
  • Vivint Smart Homeis a leading smart home company in North America. Vivint delivers an integrated smart home system with in-home consultation, professional installation and support delivered by its Smart Home Pros, as well as 24-7 customer care and monitoring. Dedicated to redefining the home experience with intelligent products and services, Vivint serves more than 1.4 million customers throughout the U.S. and Canada. Vivint is on the Forbes 2018 list of “America’s Best Employers, as well as the Forbes 2019 list of “America’s Best Employers for Diversity.” The company is the largest tech employer in Utah, a certified Great Place to Work, and one of Fast Company’s World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies for 2017. For more information, visit www.vivint.com.
We are looking for a competent Event manager to oversee and organize events that will make an impact to a target audience here at Vivint Smart Home. You’ll ensure events are successful and cost-effective, paying attention to budget and time constraints.

An event manager is, above all, a project manager who understands marketing and promotion techniques. We want to see enthusiastic candidates with fresh ideas and the organizational skills required to not leave anything about an event to chance.

Responsibilities:
Plan event from start to finish with the team and according to requirements, target audience and objectives
Come up with suggestions to enhance the event’s success
Prepare budgets and ensure adherence
Source and negotiate with vendors and suppliers
Be in charge of hiring personnel (DJs, waiters etc.)
Coordinate all operations
Supervise all staff (event coordinators, caterers etc.)
Approve all aspects before the day of the event
Ensure event is completed smoothly and step up to resolve any problems that might occur
Analyze the event’s success and prepare reports

Requirements:
Proven experience as event manager
Skilled in project management
Knowledge of KPIs and marketing techniques for event management
Computer savvy; proficient in MS Office
Outstanding communication and negotiation ability
Excellent organizational skills
A knack for problem-solving
Customer-service orientation
A team player with leadership skills

Why Vivint:
Free catered lunch/snacks/drinks; new menu daily
Paid holidays and flexible paid time away
Your choice between Mac or PC
Employee pricing on smart home products
Casual dress code
Onsite gym
Onsite health clinic
Medical/dental/vision/life coverage

What We Stand For:
Honesty and Integrity Come First - Do the right thing

Customer Obsession is Our Advantage - A relentless passion to serve the customer

Innovation is Essential - Today’s innovation is tomorrow’s lifeblood

We Win Together - Individuals win games: teams win championships

Exceptional is Expected - Talk is cheap: create value, not just motion

We Give Back - Helping people is core to our DNA

Find out more about what it's like to work here:
Behind the big orange logo: an inside look at Vivint Smart Home

Why Vivint Smart Home is One of the Most Innovative Companies

Vivint's Culture