Job Opportunities

Wedding Warrior Assistant – Louisville, Kentucky

Posted May 15, 2016 – May 29, 2016

{Resumes collected during the above 2 weeks & best candidates will be contacted for interviews after Memorial Day}

Description:

An assistant is responsible for assisting a lead Wedding Warrior in coordinating a wedding day. Every wedding is slightly different, but this may entail setting up décor, placing accessories, executing floor plans, communicating with vendors, serving VIP guests, and/or packing gifts. This is an Independent Contractor position and Contractor does not have Employee rights or benefits. There is no guarantee of how many weddings/Saturdays needed. Based on client preference and availability.

Required Skills:

• Must be available to work day and evenings Saturdays (occasional Friday and Sunday weddings), June – mid November {less frequency in July}. This position will not work every weekend, but availability is crucial since we are typically not aware of which weekends are needed until approximately 30 days prior.

• Must be courteous, hospitable, and polite to all guest, coordinators, and wedding vendors at all times.

• Must be well put together and professional in appearance and demeanor.

• Must be physically able to climb ladders, walk miles (average 6 miles a wedding day), lift heavy items, and be on your feet for 10+ hours.

• Must be able to think quickly and communicate accurately while making decisions.

• Must be able to maintain an illusion of calm during a stressful environment.

• Must have an understanding of basic hospitality etiquette.

• Must go above and beyond for every client and coordinator.

• Must be able to take direction and constructive criticism. An Assistant is second in command at all times.

Instructions:

Please email your resume and cover letter to Owner, Maggie Heely maggie@weekendweddingwarrior.com. If there is a Saturday you are not available June – November please state this in your cover letter. Those with hospitality experience will be shown preference. Wedding/Event experience not necessary.

Compensation:

$20 an hour {typical wedding day 10 hours}