Director of Event Technology

JSAV - Alexandria, VA3.8

J&S Audio Visual has an opportunity available for a Director of Audio Visual/Event Technology inside a Hilton Alexandria Old Town located in Alexandria, VA. The Director is responsible for managing the day to day audio visual duties and operations at a specific hotel location.

Job Duties:
  • Interact with the hotel staff to maximize effectiveness of our sales and service and exceed our customer’s expectations
  • Responsible for the management daily setup and strike of the audio visual equipment for meetings and events
  • Manage the Audio Visual contractors, as needed
  • Inventory control
  • Timely and accurate billing and invoicing
  • Responsible for internet functions for events
  • Interface with operational departments
  • Maintain high visibility within assigned location
  • Other duties assigned
Basic Qualification/Experience:
  • Minimum of 1 year Director or Sales Manager or Operations Manager of Audio Visual experience working inside a hotel or convention center
  • 3 years or more Audio Visual Technician work experience and working knowledge of audio visual operations is required
  • Technical experience to handle event production management
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Good communicator and motivator
  • Excellent computer/IT skills
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Professional demeanor and presentation
  • Detail oriented
  • Articulate in communicating ideas, concepts, and directions clearly and concisely
  • Must be able to manage and work with others on many different levels