The Rock Family of Companies is made up of nearly 100 separate businesses spanning fintech, sports, entertainment, real estate, startups and more. We’re united by our culture – a drive to find a better way that fuels our commitment to our clients, our community and our team members. We believe in and build inclusive workplaces, where every voice is heard and diverse perspectives are welcomed. Working for a company in the Family is about more than just a job – it’s about having the opportunity to become the best version of yourself.
Pursuing a degree in Event Management, Hospitality, Communications, or related
Flexibility to work unusual and abnormal hours based on event timelines
Passion for seeking out new challenges and growth opportunities
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Ability to think analytically and creatively
- Prior work experience or campus involvement in event planning
Event Management Interns work closely with the Rock Family of Companies Event Team. As a valued team member, they assist the Event Production Team in planning and executing special events, meetings, incentive travel, parties, award shows, charity functions, and more. The goal is to provide a world-class event every time.
Assist with the development of theming and deliverables for each event
Coordinate with event team, internal teams in the Family of Companies, and outside vendors to execute events
Align all virtual and onsite events with company and local safety standards
Execute registration and volunteer processes for events
Create and present proposals on food & beverage, décor, entertainment, transportation, etc.
Assist with reconciliations and consolidate reports on the cost of activities
Additional duties will be assigned by the Event Production Leaders if priorities shift leading up to events
Who We Are
Detroit-based Rocket Companies® is a family of businesses providing simple, fast and trusted digital solutions for complex transactions. The name comes from our flagship business, Rocket Mortgage®, which was founded in 1985. Today, we’re a publicly traded company involved in several different industries, including mortgages, fintech, real estate, automotive and more. We’re insistently different in how we look at the world and committed to an inclusive workplace where every voice is heard. We’re passionate about the work we do, and it shows. We’ve been ranked #5 on Fortune’s list of the 100 Best Companies to Work For in 2021, as well as ranking #1 for Fortune’s Best Large Workplaces in Financial Services and Insurance List in 2021.
This is an outline of the primary responsibilities of this position. As with everything in life, things change. The tasks and responsibilities can be changed, added to, removed, amended, deleted and modified at any time by the leadership group.
We are proud equal opportunity employers and committed to providing an inclusive environment based on mutual respect for all candidates and team members. Employment decisions, including hiring decisions, are not based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, military or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law. We also provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with state and federal law.
The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer, and does not discriminate in any hiring or employment practices. The Company provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with state and federal law. Applicants requiring reasonable accommodation in completing the application and/or participating in the employment application process should notify a representative of the Human Resources Team, The Pulse, at 1-800-411-JOBS.
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