Employment Opportunities

Event Planner

Children’s Trust of South Carolina is seeking a full-time Event Planner. The event planner Provides leadership and professional expertise in the planning and implementation of training, program, board and other ad hoc events and functions; will work with the Children’s Trust team, Board of Directors and volunteers to collaboratively plan high quality events and functions; will help to identify and facilitate discussion and decisions about issues affecting events; and will ensure that high standards and strategic priorities are reflected in the planning and presentation of events.


  • Bachelor’s degree preferred with a minimum of three years event planning with one year office administrative support experience. .
  • Excel at details, manage and organize multiple projects, work independently, and set priorities.
  • Have strong communication and writing skills, good judgment, empathy, coachability, organizational skills, adaptability and level-headed attitude; present information concisely and effectively – both verbal and written.

Full Job Description (PDF)

Email over letter and resume by November 24 to aneely@scchildren.org, subject line Event Planner or mail to P.O. Box 11644, Columbia, SC 29211.

Children’s Trust of South Carolina is the only statewide organization focused on the prevention of child abuse, neglect and injury. The organization trains and educates professionals who work directly with families and also funds, supports and monitors proven prevention programs. Children’s Trust is the voice for South Carolina’s children and advocates for strong, well-founded policies that positively impact child well-being. Children’s Trust is home to Prevent Child Abuse South Carolina, KIDS COUNT South Carolina and Safe Kids South Carolina.