After almost a decade, we’re looking seriously into other markets to expand the positive approach! Currently, we are accepting resumes for Wedding/Event Planners in the Knoxville, Tennessee area! We are thrilled about growing and look forward to many wonderful events with our ever-growing team! Below is the information about the position as well as requirements and how to apply-
Positive Approach Events is a rapidly growing high end, wedding + event design company looking for an experienced Wedding + Event Manager with extensive wedding floral + planning experience (accredited certification is a plus, but not a requisite) that will create gorgeous wedding florals (sometimes corporate) and full service event production.
2+ years Floral/Interior/Wedding Design experience with ability to adapt quickly to changing trends
2+ years of Wedding/Event Planning (lead + assist)
Love for weddings and event design; passionate about design and people
Flower/Design school/certifications preferred but not essential
Understands excellent customer service
Establish and maintain consultative relationship with new, prospective and existing clients
Write proposals, create inspiration boards, revisions
Excellent sales and follow-up skills
Fast and organized worker with a calm demeanor that inspires the team (the ideal candidate will possess grace under pressure)
Excellent communication skills (with clients and co-workers and other wedding/event vendors)
Ability to work as part of a team and do all tasks (clean flowers, sweep, etc) with a smile
Lead by example
Must be a “clean freak”; Love cleaning and maintaining/ organizing studio PLEASE DO NOT apply if this is not you.
Professional, groomed appearance at all times.
Pluses: computer proficiency in Microsoft software and social media, Instagram, Pinterest
Positive attitude, polite and pleasant
Ability to complete all physical aspects of the position – lift and carry items, bending, standing, walking, as well as work on a ladder and possibility lift.
Must have own vehicle and clean driving record
Attention to detail -Task oriented as well as the ability to handle interruptions
Creative, go-getter, always learning and growing
Friendly and engaging, hardworking and honest
AVAILABILITY : As necessary to create the perfect event! (this is designed to become a full time position )
Available to start immediately
Available Saturdays (occasional Sundays), and some holidays with a VERY flexible schedule (peak periods may require additional hours and late nights**)
Salary is commission based on each contract.
*** If you are interested in applying for this position, please send a cover letter, resume and samples of work via email ***
Job Type: As needed to Full time..the sky’s the limit!
- Wedding Planning: 1 year (Preferred)
- Bachelor’s considered, but experience is key!
Please send the required information if to firstname.lastname@example.org for consideration.