Event planners must be extremely professional and patient, even in the most stressful of client situations. A well-written resume for a management level planner will reflect professionalism, organization and a between-the-lines ability to shoulder the stresses of the field. This Events Manager resume template indicates balance in the candidate’s attributes, including clear organization, communication skills and a track record of success in the role.
Resume Template for Events Manager
Detailed Events Manager with extensive background in wedding and major corporate event planning and execution. Consistent delivery of client satisfaction for ongoing repeat and referral business. Patient yet direct communicator successful in streamlined workflow and efficient facilitation of above-par delivery.
Budgeting and Forecasting
Events Manager, August 2009 – Present Cityland Regency West – New Cityland, CA
Manage all scheduled events planned and executed on the 420-room luxury resort property
Meet with clients, event planners, contractors and suppliers to ensure seamless, orchestrated delivery of all requirements
Gain prompt contract execution and ensure timely receipt of client monies through professional interaction and consistent communication
Ensure client buy-in throughout the planning process through periodic submission of status reports reflecting accurately positive and expectation-exceeding workflow
Maintain responsibility for over $40 million in annual event revenue
Wedding Planner, April 2005 – August 2009 Mary-Lou Weddings – New Cityland, CA
Provided wedding planning service for bridal events of up to 500 guests
Ensured quality provision of all event expectations and deliverables
Maintained professionalism and positive attitude in often emotionally-charged situations
Developed a consistently building bridal referral network for continued growth of the organization
2005 Bachelor’s of Arts, Marketing University of California – New Cityland, CA