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Event Coordinator – Ascendion

Company Name: Ascendion
: Seattle, WA
Type: Full Time

Job Description:

Join a culture of high-performing innovators with endless ideas and a passion for tech. Our culture is the fabric of our company, and it is what makes us unique and diverse. The way we share ideas, learning, experiences, successes, and joy allows everyone to be their best at Ascendion.

  • We are looking for an event coordinator. Must reside locally as this position will be reporting to the main headquarters in Seattle, WA.
  • Will assist the meeting/event staff with all aspects of planning a meeting or special event (mainly retreats) within the organization. Involved in location, food, transportation, and presentation arrangements. It may require a high school diploma or equivalent and required years of related experience. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Typically reports to a supervisor.
  • Support anywhere from 1-10 events per week at the Seattle site, ranging in size but typically totalling 150-500 total employees gathering onsite during any given week
  • Act as the on-site point of contact for Seattle team gatherings, interfacing with leaders, Assistants and event contacts.
  • Contribute to on-site event operations, in partnership with the Workplace (Facilities) team, to ensure event supplies, catering, design assets, etc. help support a great attendee experience
  • Support team gatherings nationally, including support around areas like building access, event pages/RSVPs, attendee resources, and issue resolution in support of remote event planners.

The team will need less of an employee who is strategically running the venue/site and more so an “in the weeds” worker to resolve all items on-site resolve. Things they could be doing in a day would be:

  • Printing the event documents
  • Getting supplies and setting up a check-in stand
  • Walking the department admins through a space or set of spaces to show what it looks / functions like
  • Check all catering deliveries to ensure they’re correct

Salary Range:

The salary for this position is between $35,000 – $45,000 annually. Factors affecting pay within this range may include geography/market, skills, education, experience, and other qualifications of the successful candidate.


The Company offers the following benefits for this position, subject to applicable eligibility requirements: [medical insurance] [dental insurance] [vision insurance] [401(k) retirement plan] [long-term disability insurance] [short-term disability insurance] [5 personal days accrued each calendar year. The Paid time off benefits meet the paid sick and safe time laws that pertain to the City/ State] [10-15 days of paid vacation time] [6 paid holidays and 1 floating holiday per calendar year] [Ascendion Learning Management System]

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