- 41 5th Ave, New York, NY 10003, USA
It’s an exciting and fun time here at Cannonball! As a New York City-based, M/WBE-certified event production company, we’re dedicated to creating big, bold, one-of-a-kind experiences. Cannonball is the fastest growing food and beverage events company in the country, and the Event Production Team is largely responsible for our success. Some of our tentpole events and clients include: Bacon and Beer Classic; Taco Takeover; Whiskey Feast; Winter Warmer; and more.
About Our Team
A dedicated team of foodies and adventurers, we live for delicious, heart-stopping fun. If we aren't exploring the latest Big Apple pop-up, exhibit or show, you can probably find us at happy hour, brainstorming some crazy new event concept over cocktails (and anything bacon-wrapped). In addition to our passion for events and new experiences, we bring together a diverse mix of perspectives and expertise, a commitment to hard work and integrity, and many years of experience.
About the Position
Cannonball is seeking an Event Producer to drive new concepts through execution. We are seeking a passionate and hardworking person with a positive attitude who is highly social, excited about entrepreneurship, and will give 110% on any task given.
This person will be responsible for the following responsibilities, including but not limited to:
Managing and producing Cannonball’s in-house events/festivals, as well as some events on behalf of its clients and partners
Source venues, third-party vendors, and talent for all aspects of event activations
Build and oversee budget
Manage permitting and health/fire dept. regulations in festival cities
Work with internal teams on creative, design, press and legal
Create event materials such as floor plans, run of show timelines, load-in kits, contact lists, deliverables, shot lists, and other documents pertinent for event
Manage event planning staff and team members on-site with clear roles and responsibilities
Perform other duties as assigned
Requires a Bachelor’s Degree
2-3 years of experience in event management, event planning, and promotions
Knowledge of national venues and vendors
Highly collaborative, fostering strong relationships across all parts of the business and must enjoy learning/sharing knowledge
A high sense of urgency and ability to prioritize
Creative, curious and entrepreneurial spirit- loves thinking of and executing new ideas
Passionate about events and care deeply about customer experience
Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
Able to communicate Cannonball brand intelligently, professionally and effectively
Live in the New York City metro area
You should be able to easily meet in the city at our office in NYC.
Benefits and Perks
Competitive salary; traveling the country for events; connecting with key contacts in the entertainment/hospitality/media industry; attending fun events/team outings; working closely with the CEO.
Full-time (contractor for the first 90 days, and thereafter with employee status)
Please include your resume and cover letter. Only those who are selected to interview will be contacted.