NYGÅRD Winnipeg, MB, Canada
Apr 22, 2019Full time
Special Events Assistant in Winnipeg at NYGÅRD Employee Type: Full-Time Location: Winnipeg Job Type: Marketing Media - Journalism - Newspaper Experience: Not Specified Date Posted: 4/18/2019 Job Description Nygård International, Canada’s leading fashion company that designs and markets women’s fashion apparel is seeking a qualified/motivated individual to join our Special Events Team. If your career goal is to join a leading edge, global company that will provide great opportunities for career advancement, then look no further. Key Responsibilities : Providing administrative support to the Events and Public Relations Team Assisting Events Team with all aspects of event planning and preparation, including, but not limited to, event invitations, ticket sales, guest lists, seating plans, food services arrangements and volunteers Creating, preparing and distributing meeting minutes and supporting documents from all event meetings General clerical duties, including maintaining organized files on events Assisting with preparation of purchase orders Assisting with internal and external company website content management Maintaining and updating PR materials including press kits, media walls and executive offices Assisting with writing of press releases for events and store openings Maintaining and updating department corporate contact database Coordination of company donation requests Job Requirements Key Qualifications : Strong administrative and organizational skills Exceptional oral, written and interpersonal skills Ability to problem solve, take initiative and set priorities Display professionalism and discretion with confidential situations Proficiency with MS Office applications Ability to work in high stress situations and the ability to work some weekends, holidays and special event hours Education : An undergraduate degree or equivalent education and experience Nygård International offers a competitive compensation package and provides significant opportunities for growth and career development. We thank all applicants for their interests but advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.