Thank you for your interest in employment at the Botanical Research Institute of Texas! All candidates must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. and will be required to provide proof of identity and authorization to work in the U.S.
Event and Rental Assistant
The Botanical Research Institute of Texas (BRIT) seeks a full time Event and Rental Assistant to serve as the support staff for marketing, confirming, and managing space rentals and general events. Additionally, the position assists with rental databases and maintains inventory and vendor lists.
The ideal candidate for this position is a professional with a perpetually positive attitude and high energy that can impart enthusiasm for our LEED Platinum building and BRIT’s mission. This candidate is a motivated team player who can successfully support the Event and Rental Manager at marketing the space, growing rental income, and providing exceptional customer service to our clients. This ideal candidate will be dedicated to providing support to rental clients and staff on event logistics.
This position requires a college degree or equivalent training. Event management experience, including marketing is strongly preferred. Work in hospitality, wedding/event planning is highly desired. MS Office experience with demonstrated proficiency in Word, Excel, and Outlook is required, and donor management software experience is a plus. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills including a strong internal and external customer service focus are necessary.
BRIT strives to maintain a positive working environment focused on growth and success of individuals, working together in a collaborative, professional manner, with communication a priority.
To apply, please submit a cover letter stating the reason for your interest in the position, along with salary requirements and a resume to: Kcampbell@brit.org. Applications will be considered until the position is filled. BRIT is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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