The city of Salem, a dynamic, progressive waterfront community offers major events throughout the year. Annual events include Salem Celebrates the 4th, Salem’s Heritage Days, and Haunted Happenings. Events Manager is responsible for all aspects of event coordination, ensuring cost efficiency/effectiveness, success, fun, and inclusivity. Individual must be comfortable in leadership role that demands creative, business-driven mindset. Responsible for ways to improve/bolster city’s image and economy through city-sponsored events and support for non-city-sponsored events.

Three to five years experience in large scale event planning required; degree in hospitality management, public relations, or relevant field preferred.

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