The Event Operations Specialist supports the execution of events within the Gonzaga University Event Service Team (GUEST), primarily through management and development of student support staff.
The Event Operations Specialist supports the mission of the University and GUEST by hiring and developing a robust student team and facilitating the execution of event logistics with exemplary customer service.
Bachelor's degree with 2 years of experience working with and developing college level students or 4 years of experience working with and developing college level students.
Demonstrated skill in written and verbal communications.
Demonstrated ability to relate and collaborate with students, faculty, staff and the public.
Ability to be flexible, dependable, versatile and work well under pressure and tight deadlines.
Strong customer focused individual with proven guest satisfaction experience.
Proficient in popular computer applications, such as Microsoft Word and Excel. EMS, Social Tables, SharePoint and When to Work are a plus.
Ability to work a varied schedule that will regularly include nights, weekends, and holidays. Possible long days during busy times.
Gonzaga University is a private four-year institution for higher education located in Spokane, Washington. Established in 1877, the university continues to use their education model of educating their students as a whole person- mind, body, and spirit. At Gonzaga, students discover how to integrate science and art, faith and reason, and action and contemplation. Gonzaga is a nationally ranked university and one of the top regional universities in the west. Home to over 7,800 students, Gonzaga offers a variety of undergraduate and master’s degrees, as well a Ph.D. and Juris Doctor through the school of law.