ALL CALL: Event Leads for Fall Event!

Sacramento Valley Spark will be holding open interviews for 3 open event lead positions for out Fall Fundraising Event. Come join us at Benny’s on 6/16 from 6-8pm and apply to become an event lead! Do you think you have what it takes? Look at the job description below to see if your skill set matches what we are looking for. *Guess what – experience is not necessarily a factor.* A proven record of hard work, accountability, and communication is.

If you are unable to attend the open interviews on the date, feel free to email or send us a message on Facebook and we will figure out a time to do a phone call.  Please note, all interested applicants must either show up on to the interview or contact the organization before 6/18 or else they will not be considered for an event lead position.

We want to thank you for your time and interest in this extremely fun and rewarding position. We look forward to working with you!


Event Lead Description for Fall Event 2016

Sacramento Valley Spark is excited to announce that we are looking for Event Leads to fill various different leadership roles for our Fall event on October 29th & 30th! This volunteer position will require a high level of accountability and strong skills in organization and communication. Due to this being a leadership role, the application process will include an interview session with an elected Event Committee member from SVS.

It takes energetic Leads to stage a successful event and manage hordes of volunteers! While some Leads carry over from event to event, if you feel your experience fits the description below, contact us at or just show up at a planning meeting (TBA). We actively promote succession planning and guarantee we can find something for you that fills our needs and suits your interests. Below you will find the general expectations for all of our lead positions-

Event Team Lead Requirements

  • Positive
  • Highly organized
  • Punctual
  • Reliable
  • Team Oriented
  • Strong Communication Skills
  • Strong Writing Skills
  • Leadership skills
  • Ability to work with many different personalities
  • Strong work ethic
  • Strong Promotional skills
  • Proven experience with event management or production
  • Ability to be a liaison between the burner community and SVS


The team leads are crucial in running a smooth event. You will be responsible for delegating tasks to other volunteers within your team and meeting weekly/monthly goals. You will be responsible and liable for keeping SVS board members in the loop with all event dealings. You will be responsible for promoting the event 3-4 times a week and maintaining a good relationship with the burner and non burner communities. You will be the face of this event and should always act professional and maintain a high level of social etiquette on all social media outlets. The event leads will be responsible for attending all planning meetings and will be expected to help set up- pre event and break down- post event. The event leads will need to communicate regularly with other volunteers as well as SVS and consistently wrangle in other volunteers as needed. If this sounds like something you are capable of and would like to be apart of this amazing Halloween extravaganza, please apply! All are welcome!

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