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Taliesin West Events Facilitator 

About the Organization The Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation exists to preserve Taliesin and Taliesin West for future generations, and enrich society through an understanding of Frank Lloyd Wright's ideas, architecture, and design.  
EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran or uniformed service member status or any other characteristic protected by law.  
Full-Time/Part-Time Part-Time  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt  
Location Taliesin West  
Number of Openings 1  
Open Date 3/8/2018  

The Events Facilitator assists the Events Department staff with implemetation of internal and external events at Taliesin West including symposia, conferences, concerts, book signings, and more. Attends and manages events from set up to close, predominately at evening functions.

Essential Functions:

  • Implements and monitors event planning procedures including venue, catering, registration, wayfinders and volunteers.
  • Coordinates caters, musicians, and other related companies with the venue contact for security, admittance, timing, facility usage, etc.
  • Works with Human Resources to coordinate event volunteers.
  • Attends all events to direct staff including volunteers and outside vendors and ensure events are executed in an efficient manner; expedites all problems and emergencies.
  • Ensures that all materials/equipment required for event are in place; rectifies any deficiencies.
  • Completes post-event reports.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Position Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Associate’s degree (A.A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or a minimum of two years’ related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Experience in events planning and implementation preferred.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and customer service skills.
  • Attention to detail, strong organizational and problem-solving skills, and ability to manage priorities and workflow.
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of various teams and committees.
  • Proven ability to handle multiple projects and meet deadlines.
  • Good judgment with the ability to make timely and sound decisions.
  • Creative, flexible, and innovative team player.
  • Ability to work on complex projects with general direction and minimal guidance.
  • Passion, enthusiasm, focus, creativity, and a positive outlook.
  • Professional appearance and demeanor.
  • Ability to effectively communicate with people at all levels and from various backgrounds.

Physical Demands and Work Environment: The physical demands and work environment described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this job.

  • Physical Demands: While performing the essential functions of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to handle or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; and consistently talk or hear; and rarely taste or smell. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.
  • Work environment: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is exposed to weather conditions prevalent at the time. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.


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