Event Planner/Sales and Marketing Assistant

Fonner Park/Heartland Events Center   Grand Island, NE   Full-time     Sales
Posted on July 22, 2022

Job Description

Seeking professional, conscientious, energetic and dependable employee to assist in event planning and coordination of concerts, sporting events, weddings, conventions and any number of occasions that may be scheduled for the Heartland Events Center or other venues located on the Fonner Park campus. This team member will be working under the supervision of the sales & marketing director.

The candidate must possess the ability to maintain confidentiality. Must be proficient in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with clients, fellow employees and the general public. Must be able to communicate effectively in English language, both orally and in written word, using proper spelling, grammar, and punctuation. Must be able to prioritize and manage multiple projects and responsibilities while meeting strict deadlines. Must be available to work flexible hours, weekends, holidays, and overtime (as necessary). Some weeks will be a standard 8-5, Monday-Friday workweek (occasionally into evening hours), other workweeks will be varied.

Candidate must be skilled in operating a computer and other technology using standard or customized computer systems software and/or applications appropriate to the assigned tasks including Microsoft Office suite. The preferred applicant will be adept with strong social media skills and/or the ability to work with computer design software (such as Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.).

This position may require some manual labor, including occasional lifting and moving of tables & chairs and/or bulletin display boards. Work may require extended periods of walking and/or standing.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $18.00 - $26.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan


  • 8 hour shift
  • Holidays
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental Pay:

  • Bonus pay