Rescue | The Behavior Change Agency Local Events Coordinator in San Diego, California

The CompanyRescue provides behavior change marketing services (or social marketing) to government, non-profit and corporate organizations. Rescueand#39;s current work focuses on tobacco, obesity, violence and alcohol prevention; the promotion of exercise, fresh foods and after school programs; and other products and services that promote healthy living. Most of Rescueand#39;s behavior change campaigns focus on teens (13 - 17) and young adults (18 - 26), resulting in unrivaled experience in adolescent behavior change campaigns.Rescue is a full-service agency, providing research, strategy, creative, production, web, traditional media, social media, policy change, youth engagement and experiential marketing services to clients in over a dozen states and provinces, as well as to federal government agencies.We believe that marketing can do more than sell goods, it can create good. The JobRescue is seeking a Local Events Coordinator experienced in planning and promoting events to country teens in Arkansas, Virginia, Vermont and Louisiana. The Local Events Coordinator will execute local events as well as recruit and supervise a local team of brand ambassadors (13-18 year olds) at the local events. The Local Events Coordinator is responsible for executing country events at local venues. Rescue is working to promote a healthy lifestyle through fully-branded events that target teens (ages 13-18) in the local country scene in Arkansas, Virginia, Vermont and Louisiana. The strategy focuses on mud bogs, rodeos, street promotions, social media, branded clothing and other country scene-specific tactics. Day-To-Day Activities: Oversee brand ambassadors and photographer onsite;Recruit and coordinate a team of brand ambassadors;Set up and oversee Down and Dirty table and/or tent at every event;Ensure all events are properly executed by following event run of show provided by the Down and Dirty Events Manager;Ensure proper data collection protocol and data validity;Submit collected contact cards and tracking sheets to Down and Dirty Events Manager after each event;Provide content related to the local country scene to Events Manager to be posted on social outlets;Oversee Down and Dirty setup materials and promotional items and keep storage unit clean and organized;Accurately represent the brand both at events and offsite. Required Qualifications: Personable with strong communication skills;Great time management;Previous event experience;Ability to travel throughout the state;Detail-orientated to execute run of show marketing deliverables onsite;Identifies with the country lifestyle as they may get a little Down and Dirty;Believes in the freedom of living tobacco free!Experience supervising and managing a small team; Organized and can work independently; Experience planning and promoting events;Experience with online promotions and social networking;Experience working with youth ages 13-18. Location: Little Rock, AR; Burlington, VT; Baton Rouge, LA; Norfolk, VAStatus: Full-time PositionBenefits: Learn more about the benefits of working at Rescue here: Frequent travelMinimum Age: Must be 21 y/o or older If youandrsquo;re ready to join our team of mission driven talent challenging the status quo, weandrsquo;d love to meet you! Check out our Careers page at for more information about what itandrsquo;s like to work at Rescue, and the benefits that we offer to our team members. The Fine PrintEnvironment:All business-related environments are tobacco-free. Must have valid driverand#39;s license, reliable transportation, and computer and Internet access. Must be available to work non-traditional hours such as late nights and weekends. Physical Requirements:Able to remain in a sitting position for prolonged periods of time and stoop, bend, reach, climb stairs, and move freely throughout the building for the performance of duties. Able to read from a comput