Special Event Concierge

JOB TITLE: Special Event Concierge

FLSA STATUS: Non-Exempt

REPORTS TO: Director of Building Operations

WORK SCHEDULE: Part-time (approximately 15-20 hours per week)

LOCATION(S): Gaylord-Pickens Museum, home of the Oklahoma Hall of Fame and satellite locations

COMPENSATION: $17.00 per hour

SUMMARY: The Special Event Concierge is an integral part of the special events team. This position is responsible for delivering a premiere hospitality experience for guests/clients/vendors, as well as the execution of non-Oklahoma Hall of Fame-sponsored events. Requires an organized, detail-oriented person with strong customer service and time management skills. Wedding, hospitality, or event experience preferred.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Responsible for overseeing the organization and execution of on-site events at the Gaylord-Pickens Museum, including the safety and security of the Museum itself.
  • Foster strong relationships with exclusive caterers, valet partners, and third-party vendors.
  • Possess basic knowledge of local lodging, attractions, restaurants, and destinations.
  • Working knowledge of event set-up and the ability to troubleshoot audio-visual equipment and technology for web meetings.
  • Work with the Manager of Special Events to create and manage communication processes that provide a high-touch, exceptional customer service experience for all clients and their guests.
  • Verify and execute banquet event orders (BEOs) to ensure proper set-up, use of equipment, and readiness of building.
  • Attend one to three weekly BEO and event meetings either in-person or via Zoom.
  • Greet clients upon arrival and facilitate introductions to event staff. Secure/deliver amenities for all events.
  • Duties otherwise unassigned.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Competence in Microsoft Office software
  • 2+ year's experience in the hospitality service industry
  • Outgoing personality
  • Knowledge of TripleSeat, a booking/client management software, and AllSeated, an event diagramming software, a plus.
  • Flexible schedule -- including nights, weekends, and some holidays

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and stand; must have visual acuity to read and draft reports, memorandums, and other printed matter; and must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.

WORK ENVIRONMENT: The employee will work year round in both an office environment and outdoors. The noise level in the work environment varies from quiet to loud; situations characteristic to working with school-age children are common; and travel to other sites within the metropolitan area are possible.

The qualifications, physical demands, and work environment described herein are representative of those an employee will encounter and must meet to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The requirements listed in this document are the minimum levels of knowledge, skills, or abilities.

TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION:

  • Complete in its entirety the Employment Application located at OklahomaHoF.com.
  • Complete in its entirety the Consent to Background Check located at OklahomaHoF.com.
  • Attach current resume and cover letter detailing your experience.
  • Email to: Gini Campbell at gmc@oklahomahof.com