Specialist - Events Manager CareerPassport Program - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States

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Detailed Job Description

The CareerPassport Events Coordinator coordinates the details of all CareerPassport Program events including the CareerPassport Lecture Series, Career “Hot Topics” Discussion Groups, networking events, service projects, Annual ELUD Awards Banquet, Annual Engaged Learning Retreat, program orientations, and program socials. Duties include scheduling locations, ordering food, contacting and supporting presenters and guests, coordinating event marketing and promotion, and day-of-event set up, management, and clean-up responsibilities. Occasional evening events are required.

Minimum Qualifications

High School Diploma or GED required and 1 year related experience.


Knowledge of general event management practices.


Strong customer-service and people skills.

Excellent organization skills.

Excellent interpersonal, decision-making, and problem-solving skills.

Demonstrates creativity and innovation.

Strong computer skills including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.


Ability to successfully manage several tasks and events simultaneously.

Ability to meet deadlines and timelines.

Ability to follow through with assignments.

Ability to pay attention to details.

Ability to communicate effectively, orally and in writing.

Ability and willingness to contact individuals often by phone and in-person.

Ability to work independently as well as a member of a team.

Pay Range

$10.54 - $13.17

Special Instructions to Applicants

Schedule of availability of work hours will be required if interviewed.

Keyword Phrases

  • Asst VP Student Success/Reten
  • Specialist - Events Manager CareerPassport Program
  • student centered teaching organization
  • building communities of engaged learners
  • beautiful mountain location
  • Event Coordination
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: High School
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Manager
Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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