Kelly Services Events and Community Outreach Specialist in Monterey, California

Job Description

The Events and Community Outreach Specialist is responsible for the planning and implementation of corporate and agency meetings and events. This individual manages and negotiates with vendors and is responsible for adhering to budgets, coordinating event details, and communicating with attendees. In addition, this person is also responsible for developing and implementing community outreach programs in order to strengthen ties between the Company's and the communities where we live and serve. This person will work with the organization to create programs and events that promote Company's image in a positive and community-oriented way.

This person will also be responsible for developing and maintaining key stakeholder relationships within the community, including with law enforcement, fire personnel, injury prevention and specific charities. This person will also seek to establish new and innovative community partnerships and programs that are aligned with Company's overall brand and mission and will track and report on the success of these programs.

Requirements

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 2 years- experience working events, tradeshows or in a cause-marketing role

  • Experience managing vendors and contracts and adhering to budgets

  • Excellent grammatical, oral and written communication skills

  • Detail oriented with advanced time management skills

  • Collaborative team player with the ability to multitask

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint

  • Great attention to detail and thoroughness

  • Excellent public speaking abilities

  • Skilled at working independently

  • Self-motivated, team player with strong problem-solving skills

  • Ability to travel, as necessary

  • Bachelor-s Degree in Marketing, Communications or similar is a plus

  • Ability to lift 25 pounds

  • Valid driver-s license

Why Kelly ® ?

At Kelly

Services ® , we work with the best. Our clients include 95 of the Fortune

100 ™ companies, and more than 70,000 hiring managers rely on Kelly annually to access

the best talent to drive their business forward. If you only make one career connection today, connect

with Kelly.

AboutKelly Services ®

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people

around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of

talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit kellyservices.com and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,

Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and is

committed to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunity

is The Law.