When writing an event coordinator resume, you can go somewhat creative, since this job requires people having creative, novel ideas, and what better than display this in your resume. You should obviously be having an impressive work experience if you want your employers to be impressed by your presentation as well as your track record. Make sure your resume is free of obvious errors. Use a positive tone all throughout the resume and cover letter. Never sound negative or careless in your resume. When it comes to the part of landing a new job of your choice, every small step counts. Use active voice as this makes the content reader-friendly. Here is an event coordinator resume sample that will give you a great idea as to how you should compile your own resume.

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Personal Information

Name: Angelina Jackson
Address: 35, 67th Street, Lathrop Avenue, New Orleans, L.A.
E-mail: angelina.jackson@example.com
Marital Status: Single
Birth date: 10.02.1983

Seeking a rewarding position as an Event Coordinator in a reputed company where I can utilize my strong leadership and organizational skills to coordinate events and make them successful.

About Me

I am a dedicated, innovative, and talented Event Coordinator with exhaustive experience in event organizing, who loves being in charge and seeing all my ventures turn out successful.

Skills and qualifications
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Working well even in tight budgets, under pressure on short deadlines
  • Great team player
  • Proficient in using MS Excel, Word, Power Point, Adobe Photoshop, Blackberry, etc.
  • Punctual
  • Efficient time-manager and quick decision maker
Work Experience

Event Coordinator, Bells Creative Works, New Orleans, L.A., 2006- present

ü  Duties and responsibilities
  • Worked under the event manager
  • Took decisions when the event manager was absent or too busy
  • Responsible for arranging for the venue, refreshments and providing other necessary amenities
  • Act as a go-between for the caterers, decorators, lights specialists and other workers
  • Responsible for maintaining the inventory of the department equipment, and work records
Event Coordinator, Windsor Events, Monroe, L.A., 2004-2006

ü  Duties and responsibilities
  • Attended all last minute errands, handled any problems that arose, and made sure everything goes according to plans
  • Maintained a direct contact with the PR persons of candidates and various organizations associated with the scheduled events
  • Making sure extra material is available for all events, creating back-ups, checking one the work activities of co-coordinators

Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, L.A. State University
Diploma in Event Coordination

Achievements and affiliations

Member of the LA Event Coordinators


Lydia Barnes, Chief Event Manager, Windsor Events, Monroe, L.A. (237 652 2375)

Hope this resume example has given you a good idea about the typical resume rules you need to follow, and certain things you need to specifically mention in you event coordinator resume.

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