Resume

Sign in

Recruiter, Manager, Coordinator

Location:
Austin, Texas, United States
Salary:
50,000
Posted:
January 09, 2018

Contact this candidate

Resume:

EDUCATION

Event Management

Leadership

Creative Development

Contract Negotiation

Talent Acquisition

Tour Coordination

Sales

Concert/Tour Booking

Brand-Building

Budget Management

Concert Production

Merchandising

Graphic Design

Fundraising

Artist Relations

Festival Coordination

Marketing Strategy

Project Management

EXPERIENCE

BOOKING AGENT / ARTIST MANAGER / TOUR MANAGER

Emergent Agency January 2017 - Present

Recruit, hire, train and manage Brand Ambassador team for various events

Coordinate bookings, payment and contracts for over 18 artists

Establish and maintain good relations with venues, artists, PR, promoters and media

Manage and develop career for two solo music artists

Created website and developed an online presence for the Emergent brand, as well as for EmJae Ross and Leighton Fields

Design graphics for promotional and print material

Monitor budgets and expenses; production advances, merchandising and show settlements

Recruit and hire Sound Engineers; coordinate concert setup operations

(rehearsals, sound, lighting, video)

Coordinate artist media obligations (TV, radio, press interviews)

(CONTRACT) TALENT BUYER / PRODUCTION MANAGER

Kebabalicious February 2017 – Present

• Establish and maintain good relations with artists and agencies and nearby homeowners association

• Negotiate contractual agreements between artists/agencies and Kebabalicious

• Maintain good over-all organization of live event schedule, total budget, production costs, advertising requirements, hospitality and technical riders

• Design graphics for promotional and print material EXECUTIVE TECHNICAL RECRUITER – DIRECT PLACEMENTS

Modis September 2016 – January 2017

Responsible for filling all Information Technology (IT) direct hire job orders with qualified candidates by actively sourcing, recruiting, and networking with high- end information technology professionals in the Austin, TX area.

Maintained close working relationship with all active candidates in my “pipeline”, by providing assistance with resume re-vamping, interview coaching and other various professional requests/needs.

Responsible for account development and generating new business through leads and referrals from candidates, clients and by utilizing creative search methods. EXPERTISE

512-***-****

Austin, TX

ac3ytn@r.postjobfree.com

m

meganmweddle

PROFESSIONAL PROFILE

Energetic, results-oriented professional with extensive experience influencing organizational performance achieved through consistent application of creativity, impeccable organizational skills, and drive. Proven track record of successful planning, logistics, training, production and management of intimate to enterprise scale events.

BOOKING AGENT TALENT BUYER TOUR MANAGER

MEGAN WEDDLE

INTERACTIVE MEDIA

DESIGN WEB DESIGN

GRAPHIC DESIGN

The Art Institute

2007-2008

BOOKING AGENT TALENT BUYER TOUR MANAGER

MEGAN WEDDLE

MICHAEL WARD

208-***-****

ac3ytn@r.postjobfree.com

LETITIA SMITH

White Light Exposure

512-***-****

ac3ytn@r.postjobfree.com

RICHARD LYNN

Super Secret Records

512-***-****

GRANT PARKER

325-***-****

ac3ytn@r.postjobfree.com

REFERENCES

CROWD SERVICES MANAGER / PROMOTIONAL MARKETER

Lose Control Event – SXSW Music (unofficial) March 2016

Assisted in event task coordination and work flow, for the successful setup, operation, and breakdown of the event

Coordinated artist signings, giveaways and photo opportunities

Recruited, hired and trained Brand Ambassador team SENIOR TECHNICAL RECRUITER / LEAD

The Judge Group January 2016 – September 2016

• Responsible for guiding prospective consultants through an extensive screening and hiring process by performing phone evaluations, pre-qualification screens, internal interviews, technical tests, professional reference checks, salary negotiation and various client specific on-boarding paperwork

• Lead recruiter for the Charles Schwab account in Austin, TX. (Pioneered Austin recruiting culture/procedures/organizational charts and trackers, facilitated daily recruiting meetings, lead internal sourcing and recruiting for Austin office RECRUITER

Advantage Resourcing April 2014 – November 2015

• Full life cycle permanent and contract recruitment to include: employee relations, benefit administration, workers compensation, testing, evaluation, interviewing, offers, reference verification, I-9 compliance/immigration, employee incentive plans, performance evaluations and compensation review

• Spearheaded strategic recruiting projects, utilizing strategic methods to staff difficult to fill vacancies

• Consistently recognized for being one of the “Top Preforming Recruiter(s) in Region”, by exceeding monthly and quarterly sales and recruiting goals

• Single handedly increased contractor headcount from 32 to 105 (9 month process)

EVENT PRODUCER / SALES & MARKETING DIRECTOR

Rio Concho Catering June 2012 – March 2014

• Co-managed full service catering and events production business including marketing, sales, client contract negotiation, planning, production, on-site management and execution for events

• Negotiated and maintained long term vendor and venue partnerships

• Responsible for all in house inventory; equipment and employee apparel

• Recruited, trained and managed special events and oil field catering staff

• Developed company website and designed graphics for promotional and print material

VOLUNTEERISM EXPERIENCE continued

VOLUNTEER

Kids In A New Groove

2017 – Present

EVENT COORDINATOR

The Alcohol & Drug

Abuse Council For The

Concho Valley

2011 - 2013

INTERVIEW & CAREER

COACH

180 House INC

2014 - 2015

Thrillist.com Austin Showcase – TRACE @ The W Hotel, East Side Evenings Thursday Concert Series - Kebabalicious, 6th Street Booking - LIT Lounge (unofficial) SXSW Double Showcase, Emergent Artist Showcase (unofficial ) SXSW Showcase - Bat Bar, HOOCH

(unofficial) SXSW EVENT + Investor Party, Kebab Fest (unofficial) SXSW Showcase, Texas A&M '47 Fader Sessions Open Mic (unofficial) SXSW Showcase - Hotel Van Zandt PROJECTS



Contact this candidate