FREEMAN Manager - Event Technologies - Oxon Hill, MD in Arlington, Virginia

Encore Event Technologies, part of the Freeman family of companies, is the leading provider of unique, creative and innovative in-house audiovisual services for hotels, conference centers, and resorts throughout the United States. Encore Event Technologies partners with hotels and event planners to develop optimum ways to deliver event experiences with maximum impact, utilizing cutting edge technology. With state-of-the-art equipment and hospitality-minded technology professionals, Encore sets the event technology pace for all competitors in the industry. Encore Productions, the production division of Encore Event Technologies, is a full-service creative production and A/V equipment rental company, helping clients tell their stories in Las Vegas and around the world.

SUMMARY

Are you passionate about audio visual and events?Do you enjoy working with the latest and greatest AV technology? Are you ready for the next step in your career?

Encore Event Technologies is seeking a Manager of Event Technologies to be responsible for assisting the Director in the overall management and profitability of the local office in accordance with all company guidelines, standard operating procedures and quality initiatives. This includes managing the sales process, technical and event execution, personnel management and providing the utmost in client satisfaction. This position is also responsible for appropriately managing the local client relationship. Additional duties include:

  • Assist the Director of Event Technology

  • Effectively manages the set up of client events to ensure successful outcomes.

  • Ensures all set-ups are according to Company standards.

  • Ensures all inventory is in good working order and rental condition and secure from theft or damage.

  • Complies with all Company security and safety measures.

  • Effectively utilizes personnel resources.

  • Keeps up to date on related technology to increase innovation.

  • Manages the sales process for maximum capture of business and revenue

  • Build events to maximize client satisfaction and uniqueness in the Company’s services.

  • Follows through on all client requests.

  • Manages budget for increased revenue and controls expenses effectively including sub-rentals and labor.

  • Manages accurate and timely billing of events and clients.

  • Manages accurate and timely submittal of time and attendance records.

  • Develops and appraises staff effectively. Takes corrective action as necessary on a timely basis and in accordance with Company policy.

  • Creates an environment of continual improvement and inspired employee morale

  • Cultivates and maintains a strong and rewarding business relationship with our Hotel partners.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Progressive experience in the audio visual and/or hospitality industry.

  • (3) years of audio-visual experience

  • Computer proficiency.

  • Planning ability; able to plan ahead

  • Demonstrated leadership ability - Able to achieve desired results through others

  • Proven organizational skills

  • Demonstrated inter-personnel skills

  • Proven verbal and written communications skills

  • Proven customer focus

  • Demonstrated team player orientation

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor's Degree in Communication or Related Field

Freeman is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, veteran status or any other protected status. Freeman will consider, for employment, qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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