San Antonio Zoo
  • 13-Jan-2022 to 06-Feb-2022 (CST)
  • San Antonio, TX, USA
  • 23,000
  • Salary
  • Part Time

Employee discounts on merchandise, food, and entry including a zoo membership after 30 days of employment.


San Antonio Zoo of San Antonio, TX, is looking to hire a part-time Event Specialist to join our zoo family! Are you a go-getter with a background in event planning or public relations who is passionate about advocating for animals? Do you want to be part of a dynamic team focused on wildlife conservation? If so, please read on!

WORK SCHEDULE AND COMPENSATION

We are a year-round operation; this position requires a flexible schedule to work weekends, holidays, and occasionally after hours for special assignments. Our part-time Event Specialist is on a weekly schedule, and the compensation is $23k.

WORK-LIFE BALANCE

Fun perks include discounts on entry, food, annual zoo pass, and merchandise!

A DAY IN THE LIFE AS A EVENTS SPECIALISTS

An Events Specialist is responsible for developing and implementing revenue-producing events for the Development Office at San Antonio Zoo.

You must be fully committed to San Antonio Zoo's mission to create awareness that inspires action to care for the wildlife we steward and the animals we protect. You take pride in knowing your hard work makes a difference in wildlife conservation.

QUALIFICATIONS FOR EVENTS SPECIALISTS

    • Bachelor's degree preferred but not required.
    • Minimum of three years of demonstrated experience in fundraising and event planning, preferably in a non-profit environment.
    • Experience in working in a database, preferably a Blackbaud product
    • Ability to work in a cooperative environment.
    • Excellent communications skills, including writing and editing.
    • Excellent interpersonal skills, organizational ability & concern about time management.
    • Excellent organizational and multi-tasking ability.
    • Ability to work under pressure, meet deadlines, budget, and financial goals.
    • Successful candidates must complete a pre-employment National Sex Offender Search, Criminal Background Check, and Drug Screen.

ARE YOU READY TO JOIN OUR HERD?

All future zoo crew, please apply at sazoo.org and complete our application.

We look forward to hearing from you soon!


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