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Title: Event Captain
Date: February 10, 2001
Designation:CBD Meetings and Events
Job Type:Part-Time
Location:Washington DC
 Location(s): Washington, DC 

CBD Meetings and Events (CBD) - a subsidiary of The Communicatons Agency (TCA) has an immediate opening for a Special Events / Meetings Planning Event Captain. The opportunity offers hands-on experience in a rapidly growing Special Events and Meetings company in Washington DC. CBD seeks self-starters, open to gaining broad experience and sharing new ideas. CBD exposes evn to the hospitality industry, event / meeting planning protocol and administration, event publicity and public relations, marketing and product development and much more. At the end of the cycle, interns will present an event managed from conception to production.SE

Time Frame
Per event. The time frame is negotiated based on individual requests and business flow. Special circumstances are allowed.


" Integrity and honesty a must
" strong management and organizational skills
" displays leadership and strong decision making skills; able to work in a team and independent setting; 
" detail oriented and conscientious; requiring little follow-up; 
" experience with or interest in Hospitality and Event Marketing or Special Events
" ability to work in a fast-paced environment with the ability to multi-task
" candidate displays a high level of achievement within his/her field 

Desired Attributes:

" pending or earned degree in hospitality, public relations, communications and/or marketing
" self-starter with ability to work independently and virtually
" excellent interpersonal skills
" excellent writing skills.

General Responsibilities:

" Managing Data collection at special events
" Special Events duties: Conceptualize events, Event Case Tracking and Management 
" Vendor Management 
" Meeting with Hotels and Venues in the Washington, DC Metropolitan area
" Creating onsite inventory lists
" Compiling event surveys
" Interaction with vendors and venue staff
" Provide administrative support for Event Manager; 
" Monitor event flow onsite
" Coordinate with clients
" Provide support for events and events management staff
" Manage registration staff at events
" Collaborate to produce winning, well-branded events.
" Administrative duties: badging, maintaining attendee rosters, guest check-in 

You must apply using one of the following methods:

• You MUST register as a jobseeker  


CBD Meetings - a subsidiary of The Communications Agency
Attention: Human Resources
450 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington, DC 20001-6202
(888) 412-4787 Fax

The Communications Agency is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V