Event Manager – Bridge View Center – Ottumwa, IA

Bridge View Center and VenuWorks is seeking a full-time person to plan events, coordinate event information, execute event contracts, maintain event bookings, and supervise guest services team for a multi-use facility hosting 500+ events annually. Be involved with all the behind-the-scenes work to produce and host events—from wedding receptions to corporate meetings to trade shows, concerts, theater, and other entertainment events.
Applicants should enjoy working with a diverse client base and the general public, keeping customer service the top priority. Must have ability to perform physical labor and work irregular hours, including days, nights, weekends, and some holidays. Benefits, 401K retirement plan, insurance offered. Salary based upon work experience and education. Qualifications: 2-year college degree required; 4-year college degree preferred. Relevant experience in similar work may offset educational requirements. Experience with Microsoft Office, databases, and other office equipment preferred. Applicant must possess current valid driver’s license.
Candidates should send a cover letter, resume, references, and salary history to:
Scott Hallgren, Executive Director
Bridge View Center
102 Church St.
Ottumwa, IA 52501
Resumes will be received until July 22, 2022, or until the position is filled. VenuWorks is a private management company specializing in the management of public assembly facilities. VenuWorks is an Equal Opportunity Employer / A Drug Free Workplace. Reasonable accommodations will be considered for those with disabilities.