Posted: Jul 9, 2024

Event Manager

Salary: $43,000.00 - $45,000.00 Hourly
Application Deadline: N/A

Peoria Riverfront Museum seeks an Event Manager to create memorable experiences, maximize revenue through rentals, and ensure seamless event execution aligning with the museum's mission and development objectives and complementing current exhibitions. Responsible for scheduling, communications, administration and execution related to private event rentals as well as assisting with the production and facilitation of internal museum events. Full-time position with benefits. Core hours M-F 9-5, but flexibility is key, as frequent evenings and weekends are required to manage special events.

Requires 1 year event planning and production experience, museum experience a plus; requires high school diploma or equivalent, Bachelor's degree preferred. Great organizational, project management, multitasking, time management, detail orientation, budget management, customer service, and communication skills required. Click here for job description.

How To Apply:

Peoria Riverfront Museum offers a variety of benefits including a team-oriented environment, 403b/Roth option with employer match, free employee parking, an array of museum discounts and, for full-time staff: health, dental, vision and life insurance, healthcare and dependent care flexible spending program, and a competitive time-off program.

Click here to email cover letter and résumé (pdf or MSWord doc accepted) and samples (if relevant).

Or mail to:

Peoria Riverfront Museum
222 SW Washington St.
Peoria, IL 61602