Stone Barns Center
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|Posted On:||Friday, 10th August 2018|
Tarrytown, New York
Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture:
Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture is a nonprofit organization on a mission to create a healthy and sustainable food system. We are working to develop a culture of eating based on what farms need to grow to build healthy soil and a resilient ecosystem. In our quest to transform the way America eats and farms, we convene changemakers, educate food citizens, train farmers, and develop ecological farming practices.
Stone Barns Center has an immediate opening for an experienced Event Manager. Reporting to the Director of Visitor Experience, the Event Manager’s primary role is to provide a consistent and high level of hospitality, while representing the Stone Barns brand to a diverse set of audiences, ranging from students to farmers to the CEOs of global companies. The Event Manager will work cross departmentally to plan and execute small and large events and programs for external constituents and for staff. S/he will work closely with the Stone Barns Facilities Director and the Blue Hill Events team, our on-site restaurant and catering partner, to ensure strong communication and a high level of coordination and efficiency between the organizations.
The Event Manager will perform a variety of administrative duties and take on other assignments and special projects as needed. S/he may supervise staff. A successful candidate will be conscientious, professional, extremely organized, and calm under pressure. S/he will possess a strong work ethic and a deep commitment to the mission of Stone Barns Center. The Event Manager should have a background in hospitality and place a high value on customer service and relationship management.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Skills and Experience:
This is a full-time, salaried, exempt position, in-office Monday through Friday, with weekend and evening hours as needed.
Stone Barns Center offers a salary commensurate with experience and comprehensive benefits including medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, a 401k plan and paid time off. The salary range for this position is budgeted at $55,000-$70,000.
Please send a resume and cover letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Stone Barns Center is an equal opportunity employer and encourages candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply.
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