Charles Schwab Events Manager in Lone Tree, Colorado

We believe that , when done right, investing liberates people to create their own destiny. We are driven by our purpose to champion every client’s goals with passion and integrity. We respect and appreciate the diversity of our employees, our clients, and the communities we serve. We challenge conventions strategically to create value for our clients, our firm and the world. We live and bring to life the concept of ‘own your tomorrow’ every day. We champion our employee strengths, guide their development, and invest in their long-term success. We hire optimistic, results-oriented, curious, innovative, and adaptable people with the desire to help our clients and one another succeed.

As a company, we were established by Chuck at https://www.aboutschwab.com/press/leadership/charles-schwab over 40 years ago to champion Main Street over Wall Street, and to help Americans transform themselves from earners to owners. Through advocacy and innovation, we work to make investing more affordable, accessible and understandable for all. As we enter our fifth decade, we are looking for talented, innovative and driven people who believe they can help themselves, and our clients, create a better future.

Our Opportunity:

Corporate Communications supports the employee experience and corporate reputation through events and production services, employee communications and public relations.

Event and Production Services designs and delivers events and multimedia productions that attract, engage and retain clients and employees. We take pride in creating memorable experiences that re-inforce the Schwab brand with our clients and employees.

What you’ll do:

The Events Manager is responsible for events ranging in size from 10 to 500 participants. The events manager will work with businesses within Charles Schwab to produce and support meetings, events and programs that support the goals of the business.

In this role, you will be responsible for:

  • Creating unique, highly experiential, innovative and distinct event experiences that serve to differentiate Schwab

  • Vendor selection, outside vendor management,

  • Site selection for hotels and event venues

  • Hotel negotiations, hotel management

  • Collateral production

  • Budgeting

  • Executive briefings

  • On-site management

What you have:

  • Experience planning and creating high touch, highly experiential, events for clients, employees and/or executives

  • Sophistication and finesse in event design

  • Ability to manage events of varying sizes and levels of complexity

  • Solid contract negotiation skills

  • Excellent budget management skills, including the ability to meet monthly deadlines and quarterly spend requirements

  • Website copy and layout development experience (coding knowledge not required)

  • Experience coordinating registration, including complex housing management

  • Experience with travel arrangements, including air and ground transportation knowledge

  • Strong on-site execution experience

  • Excellent interpersonal and customer servicing skills

  • Excellent communication skills including written, verbal, listening, and presentation

What you’ll get:

  • Everyday Wellness: Healthy Rewards, Onsite Fitness Classes, Healthy Choices, Wellness Champions

  • Financial Fitness: 401k Match, Employee Discounts, Personalized advice, Brokerage discounts

  • Work/Life Balance: Sabbatical, New Mothers returning to work Program, Tuition Reimbursement Programs, Time off to volunteer

  • Inclusion: Employee Resource Groups, Commitment to diversity, Strategic partnerships

  • Not just a job, but a career, with an opportunity to do the best work of your life

Learn more about Life@Schwab at http://www.aboutschwab.com/careers/lifeatschwab/" .

Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversifying its workforce. It is Schwab's policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, legally protected medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, military status, citizenship status or any other status that is protected by law.

Position Located In: CO - Lone Tree