Special Events Manager

Reporting to the Chief Advancement Officer, this position is responsible for management of all major
special events. The Manager of Special Events will plan, produce, and implement two signature events
and facilitate and host smaller third-party events throughout the year. This position will work closely
and be supported by a robust marketing, volunteer, and gift solicitation team to secure successful event
outcomes that will support Charleston Animal Society’s mission and strategic goals. The Manager of
Special Events will collaborate with all staff members to provide leadership and outstanding service to
guests and clients while ensuring that events are successful, memorable, and produce a high return on
investment and meet fundraising ratios.
The ideal candidate is a dynamic and energetic leader with demonstrated experience in events
management and implementation, building successful and strong relationships with vendor partners,
and managing large scale fundraising events. A skillful manager of logistics, people management, with
the ability to juggle multiple responsibilities under pressure. A person of integrity, loyalty, and a
capacity for hard work, perseverance, and resiliency.


Send resume to:
Angel Waterfield
Human Resource Specialist
[email protected]