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Swedish Medical Center Events Manager - Marsha Rivkin Center in Seattle, Washington


Swedish Medical Center is looking for an Events Manager (1.0 FTE, Days) to work for the Marsha Rivkin Center at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.

The Events Manager has the primary responsibility of executing events for the Rivkin Center for Ovarian Cancer including the SummeRun & Walk, the Family and Friends Auction, and the Biennial Ovarian Cancer Research Symposium. This individual will be responsible for the logistics, operations, and financial management of all activities related to events to further the Rivkin Center’s mission to save lives and reduce suffering through improved treatment, early detection, and prevention of ovarian cancer .

In this position you will:

  • Oversees and manages all supporting event logistics including managing guests and RSVP lists, staffing, venue rental, parking, permits, catering, décor, on-site production, negotiating and finalizing contracts with vendors.

  • Works with marketing team to create and send all event materials including invitations, email communications, programs, and event website verbiage.

  • Serves as liaison between event production sub-contractors for the Family and Friends auction fundraising event. Oversees all in-kind donations and acknowledgement of in-kind procurement. Works closely with event committee organizing and attending all committee meetings.

  • Assist with office and administrative duties as necessary. Administrative duties include but are not limited to ordering office supplies, ordering business cards and stationery, updating phone lists/trees, voicemail management, donor acknowledgement letters, invoicing, mailings, contracts, and accounts payable.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor’sDegree

  • One to two years’ experience

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Creative and thinks outside the box

  • High energy self-starter, positive attitude

  • Works well under pressure

About the First Hill Campus:

The 697-bed tertiary-care center on the Swedish/First Hill campus is the flagship of the Swedish health-care system. Swedish/First Hill has one of the most active and advanced birthing programs in Washington State and houses a Level III neonatal intensive-care unit. More surgeries are performed each year at Swedish/First Hill than at any other facility in the region; volumes include more total joint replacements than any other medical center in the state.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details


Our Mission

Our nonprofit Mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of each person we serve. Our Vision is to demonstrate the highest-quality, best-value healthcare to all we serve.

About Us

Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 118 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Puget Sound. Swedish employs more than 13,300 employees and 3,100 physicians and allied health professionals. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we’re committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Project & Program Management (Non-Clinical)

Location: Washington-Seattle

Work Locations: First Hill Heath Bldg (WA204) 801 Broadway Seattle, 98122

Req ID: 230730