Event Manager

  • LA Galaxy
  • Carson, CA, USA
  • 05 May, 2022
Full time Events Leadership & Management Marketing Stadia & Operations

Job Description

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For more than 20 years, AEG has played a pivotal role in transforming sports and live entertainment. Annually, we host more than 160 million guests, promote more than 10,000 shows and present more than 22,000 events around the world. We are committed to innovation, artistry, and community, and leverage the power of our 300+ venues, leading sports franchises, marquee music brands, integrated entertainment districts, premier ticketing platform and global sponsorship activations, to create memorable moments that give the world reason to cheer. 
Our business is interwoven with the human mind and heart, and we strive to build a diverse and inclusive company that reflects the artists, athletes, and fans that we host; reach beyond traditional boundaries to support the communities in which we operate; and minimize our impact on the environment by adopting sustainable practices throughout our business operations. 
If you want to be challenged to up your game and make a difference, then join us in giving the world reason to cheer!

Position Summary:
The Event Manager is responsible for the coordination and management of all events at Dignity Health Sports Park. Events to include  sporting events, film shoots and private events.  The incumbent will act as the main liaison between the Event Promoter and all facility departments to ensure successful events.  
Essential Functions:
  • Work with Event Promoters for the planning and execution of all Dignity Health Sports Park events.
  • Work closely with internal departments and outside vendors to effectively communicate all event related needs. Internal departments to include: Operations, Parking, Security, Guest Services, Box Office, Engineering and Turf & Grounds to ensure that the organization is prepared to facilitate successful events.
  • Work closely with Finance to develop and manage budgets for events.
  • Responsible for the frontline coordination of assigned events (Concerts, team events, Sports events, etc.)
  • Communicate and conduct professional meetings that drive the goals and objectives of assigned events.
Required Qualifications:
  1. A minimum education level of: BA/BS Degree (4-year) in Marketing, Communication, Management, or Related Field
  2. A minimum of 3 to 5 years of related work experience; large event management experience preferred
  3. Must be able to operate under extreme deadlines and within budget.
  4. Extremely organized and detail oriented.
  5. Enterprising self-starter with the ability to work with minimal to no supervision
  6. Ability to handle highly sensitive and confidential information
  7. Ability to read, listen and communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing
  8. Exceptional guest and client service capabilities
  9. Must be a resourceful, quick learner and able to handle multiple projects simultaneously
  10. Solid proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook), and ability to learn required business systems
AEG reserves the right to change or modify the employee’s job description whether orally or in writing, at any time during the employment relationship. AEG may require an employee to perform duties outside his/her normal description.