If you want to hold or plan an event but do not have the time or the expertise to plan one, an event specialist is the right person to hire. He or she will make sure that all the details of your event are covered in a professional manner.

Here is a resume sample for an event specialist that will help you understand different sections and layout of a typical resume.

This sample is very effective for entry level event specialists with less or no experience in hand.


Event Specialist Resume Example with Less or No Experience


Simon Harrison

435 Orchid Lane, Green Bay, WI 77363
(999) 009-9999, Email

OBJECTIVE: Looking for a position as an Event Specialist with Marriott where I may use my excellent coordination skills and the ability to manage top of the line events.

• Over 3 years of experience in managing and executing successful events
• Highly skilled in planning and coordinating both social and official events
• Functional knowledge of executing logistics that support defined strategies for event planning
• Competent at liaising between marketing, sales and management departments
• Hands on experience in communicating with a multitude of people to ensure the success of each event

• Implemented a feedback system that reviewed and measured event effectiveness in order to ensure follow up through with lead processing
• Organized and executed three large scale events in a matter of three weeks with perfect synchronization


Dec 2014 – Present
Nirvana Events – Green Bay, WI
Event Specialist
• Consult with clients to find out what they would like their events to look like
• Research current trends in events management
• Prepare proposals and present them to clients for approval
• Perform event set up and tear down activities
• Maintain business relationships with all supporting agencies
• Record and report demonstration related information
• Learn about competitor’s products and activities
• Prepare presentation contents

Aug 2012 – Dec 2014
Dallas City University – Dallas, TX
Event Operations Coordinator
• Supported the Event Operations Manager
• Helped plan and implement assigned events and special projects
• Assisted in contract preparation and purchase orders
• Coordinated sales and station promotional activities

The University of Texas – Dallas, TX
Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing

• Team player and detail oriented
• Extremely well organized
• Motivated with a high level of energy and work ethics
• Excellent computer skills and research acumen