Director of Event Technology

JSAV - Baltimore, MD

At J&S Audio Visual (JSAV), we know the value of exceptional people. We pride ourselves on providing our employees with growth and career-oriented succession planning. J&S Audio Visual operates each day in a customer-focused, innovative, and team-based environment. Our people are the primary reason for our success.

We provide quality technology, qualified technicians, and a creative vision that enables our clients to effectively communicate at their conferences, meetings, and events-all while focusing on building trusting and lasting relationships through professional and personalized service.

We are looking for a Director of Event Technology who will be working inside the Salamander Resort at Middleburg, Virginia. (We do offer RELOCATION assistance). The director is responsible in providing the absolute best experience to our clients from the moment they book a venue to the very end of their event.

What we provide:
Medical, dental, and vision insurance options
An employee assistance program for you and your family
Flexible spending account plans to help with healthcare costs
401k retirement plan after 90 days of employment
Short and long-term disability insurance options
Floating holiday option to use on black Friday or Christmas Eve
5 days off during your first year, and more the next!
8 federal holidays with an extra during the month of your birthday
Management training and support from a leadership that believes in you

What you would do:
Act as primary point of contact for JSAV to both clients and hotel management
Interact with hotel staff to maintain a mutually beneficial relationship towards sales and service expectations
Manage daily setup and striking of audio-visual equipment for meetings and major corporate events
Routinely interact and collaborate with freelancers to ensure events are prepared in a timely fashion
Handle all monthly billing and invoicing to ensure all payments are in a timely fashion
Manage inventory control to ensure equipment is tracked and accounted for at all times

What your background might be:
3 years of experience working as an audio-visual director or supervisor
3 years of experience a primary technology expert for various events
Sales or customer service experience hospitality or event production

What we always look for:
Someone who is very detail oriented and cares about delivering exceptional service
Communication skills that are great over the phone and in person
Professional demeanor and can articulate concepts and directions
Tech savvy skills that can be used when technology fails before, during, or right after an event
A believer of collaborating with others to achieve something bigger than all of us