Formed in 1924, the Central City Association (CCA) is the leading advocacy organization in the region. We are one of the most effective conveners for the community, with a focus on Downtown, helping to bridge the private sector with the public sector. CCA is a membership organization comprised of over 400 organizations, including non-profits, representing a diverse cross section of the economy. Our mission is to advance policies and initiatives that support Downtown's vibrancy and investment in the region. We provide first rate service to our membership, which includes: policy advocacy, access to city and county thought-leaders, networking at CCA events, support at public hearings, as well as branding and marketing opportunities. With new leadership in place, CCA is undergoing a restructure of our core identity and the new events team member will have an opportunity to contribute to CCA’s influence in the region.
CCA is looking for an Events Manager to join our office in the heart of Downtown. The at-will position offers an excellent opportunity to be a part of Downtown’s transformation into the region’s center for growth.
The candidate will play a vital role producing a variety of events to engage the diverse membership of CCA and help create experiences that reinforce the brand and value proposition of CCA.
The ideal candidate is a self-starter, team player, detail-oriented, creative, proactive, and possesses strong communications skills. The candidate must have experience managing detailed event budgets, and must have a broad network of contacts in the event production field. The ability to multi-task, manage projects, operate strategically and efficiently, and work with and manage diverse stakeholders is a must. The candidate should also have an interest in the policy issues that CCA advocates for and a broad interest in the Downtown region. The candidate must also understand DTLA’s network. Ability to stay calm under pressure is required.
The Events Manager will report to the Director of Business Development and Marketing.
The role of the Events Manager is to develop and execute a broad range of member experiences that align with CCA’s mission. Duties will include, but are not limited to:
The Events Manager is a full-time, salary position. Must be willing to work evenings or be available as needed.
Will be based on skills and experience.
Provide at least 3 references.
To apply for this position, please email cover letter, resume, references and salary history to [email protected]