Event Planner - Plantation, FL

Publix - Plantation, FL (30+ days ago)4.2

works with management to organize and manage event planning and catering efforts
conducts sales calls to various businesses as needed to solicit event planning, catering and Cooking School sales
consults with customers to plan various functions including birthdays, weddings, business meetings and community activities
delivers orders outside of work location to customers’ events
actively engages customers in discussion of products and services available and makes recommendations to customers based on discussions
operates software to assist in planning, creating orders and making Cooking School reservations
processes orders for special events
maintains good public relations and follows up on customer and associate issues as needed.
Required Qualifications: must be at least 18 years old
must have a valid driver’s license
professional experience with or exposure to event planning activities and/or hospitality industry
ability to learn basic computer software
ability to work independently, without close supervision
have excellent organizational and time management skills
effective communication and interpersonal skills and
willingness and ability to travel outside the store for deliveries and special events