Special events directors coordinate special events for clients or organizations. They may work for a single company, planning events that might serve as direct marketing or raise money or awareness for their brand, among other potential purposes. They might also work at hotels, tourist attractions, and similar locations to help customers plan events such as weddings and parties.
Special Events Director Tasks
Responsible for agendas, budgets and services according to customer requirements.
Manage services for events, such as accommodation and transportation for participants, facilities, catering, signage, displays, special needs requirements, printing and event security.
Oversee, plan and direct company meetings and special events, including trade shows and brand promotion events.
Directs the event staff to ensure compliance to company standards or customer contract.