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Events Coordinator

Posted December 5, 2021

Events Coordinator

The Herzog Foundation

Major Duties and Responsibilities

Coordinate the planning and execution of all Herzog Foundation training events. This position will report directly to the Training Director, while working closely with the President, Operations, and Marketing departments. 

The Events Coordinator must be able to demonstrate internal team leadership while employing an entrepreneurial, collaborative and results-oriented approach to lead and drive the production of high quality events that advance our mission.

The Events Coordinator will be responsible for ensuring that all Herzog Foundation training events are logistically seamless, effective, well-produced, and impactful. The Coordinator will provide the vision for the event experience for the attendee from start to finish. They will direct the designing of the staging, signage, and other aspects of the event experience. The Coordinator will manage attendee lodging, transportation, registration, and communication. They will work closely with the Marketing department to promote Herzog Foundation events and to ensure that event production is of the highest quality. The Coordinator will be responsible for executing events based on their budgets and will report to the Training Director on any financial needs or vendor changes. They will communicate internally with the team throughout the planning process to keep the team informed on progress.

In addition to working internally with the HF team, the Coordinator will work with outside vendors like caterers, transportation companies, furniture rentals, video production teams, etc. to fulfill their duties.

Qualifications for the Job

Experience: 

  • 1-2 years of events or project management experience
  • 0-2 years of customer service experience
  • Demonstrated budget management
  • Experience in the Christian space preferred

Key Competencies

  • Eye for creativity and design
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Proficiency in organizing and planning to meet deadlines
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize effectively
  • Able to develop and maintain many relationships
  • Identify and report on success metrics
  • Desire to create meaningful experiences
  • Passion for customer service
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    Staff Writer – Full Time

    Posted August 2, 2021

    Staff Writer – Full Time

    The Herzog Foundation

    Overview:

    The Herzog Foundation is seeking a staff writer who can help produce news pieces for The Lion, an online publication that covers a wide range of issues facing American families and culture, especially related to education. A passion for writing engaging content, excellent writing and proofreading skills, ability to discover story ideas, and ability to meet deadlines are important qualities. Supporting the mission of the Herzog Foundation is essential. This position will report directly to the managing editor of The Lion but may occasionally work with other staff on foundation-related content. 

     

    Duties:

    • Find and write news stories in a timely manner.
    • Develop a process for finding and reporting relevant news stories.
    • Work with the editorial calendar.
    • Proofread publication content.
    • Fulfill other writing duties as assigned.

     

    Minimum qualifications

    • Excellent writing skills
    • Support the mission of the Herzog Foundation
    • Strong computer and related technical skills, including Microsoft Word, Google docs and sheets
    • Ability to meet deadlines
    • Work well in a team environment

     

    Preferred qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree
    • Deadline-driven writing experience
    • Understanding of the Christian and education content and marketing spaces
    • Experience with WordPress
    • An understanding of best practices in SEO and social media marketing and how they apply to online news stories

     

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