• Event Program and Marketing Specialist

    Location US-NC-Ridgecrest
    Job ID
    Job Family
    Ridgecrest Conference Center-Hospitality
  • Overview

    Located in the Blue Ridge Mountains, our Ridgecrest team creates an environment for cultivating experiences, nurturing relationships, and impacting lives for God's glory.

    LifeWay Ridgecrest Conference Center (Ridgecrest, N.C.) is currently seeking qualified candidates to fill the position of Event Program and Marketing Specialist.  This team member will create, program, facilitate, and market new and ongoing events for our conference center. This role will be integral to the growth of Ridgecrest events.

    For more information about Ridgecrest Conference Center, go to www.ridgecrestconferencecenter.org


    Essential Job Functions:

    • Develops, plans, and coordinates events
    • Develops and improves relationships with vendors, suppliers, customers, internal departments, and other associated entities
    • Creates and executes a social media plan for specific events
    • Collaborates with internal and external departments to accomplish various tasks and projects
    • Prepares event materials and hosts on-site events
    • Prepares and administers faculty and program contracts

    Note – Other job duties as assigne



    • Familiarity with social media outlets and promotions
    • Strong interpersonal and relationship management skills
    • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and Google Suite
    • Excellent written and verbal communication
    • Negotiation skills
    • Analytical skills
    • Bachelor's degree in public relations, communications, marketing, or related field
    • Three (3) or more years experience in event planning and coordinating programs
    • Previous hospitality experience preferred but not required


    Potential candidates should:

    • Possess a strong work ethic
    • Have a strong track record of meeting deadlines with excellence
    • Have a results-oriented focus
    • Be flexible and adaptable
    • Possess a high degree of initiative and attention to detail
    • Possess industry-specific knowledge and technical skills
    • Elevate team performance


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