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Event & Meeting Services Assistant

Position Type:

  • Part Time
  • Staff


  • OH-Columbus

Franklin University has an opening for a part-time Event and Meeting Services Assistant.  This position supports the Event and Meeting Services department by managing meeting functions, assisting with the planning and execution of university-wide events and administering bi-weekly breakfast for faculty and staff.

This position is scheduled for 24 hours per week.  Hours range from 7 am – 5 pm Monday through Friday.  Availability on Tuesday and Thursday morning beginning at 7 am will be required.  The position will entail occasional weekend and evening hours as needed to assist with special events.

A high school diploma or GED is required.  Prior experience in catering or event planning is preferred.  The ideal candidate will be a team player with exceptional customer service.  He/she must be able to interact with employees of all levels throughout campus. The selected individual must possess strong organizational skills and the ability to muli-task.  Proficiency in MS Word and Excel is required.  Candidate must be able to lift up to 40 lbs.  In addition, the position requires a valid driver’s license and clean driving record.

About Franklin University

Founded in 1902, Franklin University has built its reputation on removing barriers to higher education for ambitious adults who must balance their educational goals with other commitments. Accredited and nonprofit, Franklin has earned its long-standing reputation as an innovator in online education. The University offers applied, in-demand undergraduate, master’s and doctorate programs that enable adult learners to achieve their educational and professional goals. From entrepreneurs to CEOs, more than 45,000 Franklin alumni can be found around the world contributing to the communities in which they live and work.

Franklin offers a competitive benefits package, incentive program and free parking. In addition, Franklin provides free undergraduate tuition for employees and immediate family members, graduate tuition assistance for full-time employees and immediate family members, and a discount on doctoral tuition for employees.

Franklin University is committed to creating a respectful and inclusive educational and workplace environment. Franklin does not discriminate on the basis of age, religion, race, ethnicity, color, national origin, ancestry, immigration status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or familial status, disability, or veteran or military status.