CCMC currently has a full-time Lifestyle Director position at Tucker Hill in McKinney, TX.
The Lifestyle Director is responsible for assisting the Community Manager in planning, coordinating, organizing, promoting, marketing, implementing and supervising all community events and classes for the residents of the Tucker Hill Community.
The position of Lifestyle Director is not a desk job. Many events are held on weekends, evenings and holidays. The Lifestyle Director should be available to plan, coordinate and attend the various functions and trips, purchase supplies, preview entertainment and evaluate locations. The success of the Lifestyle Director cannot be quantified in on-site desk hours, but rather in quality of the overall program, and the quantity and satisfaction of the residents participating in the programs.
Responsibilities include developing, promoting and executing a full complement of events for the community including shows, dances, day trips, overnight trips, classes, seminars, activities, presentations and special events; planning and promoting special events; maintaining a broad information pool of local entertainment venues, sightseeing locations, restaurants, sporting and cultural sights; negotiating and signing contracts with entertainment, instructors, speakers, vendors and caterers; serving as a resource for residents in party and meeting planning by providing room scheduling and event information, as well as catering and entertainment resources; developing promotional strategies for in-house and off-site events, to include writing articles, delegating job responsibilities, producing flyers, maintaining bulletin boards, and sign-up sheets; organizing, editing, producing and distributing a monthly community newsletter; including articles, advertisements, calendars and schedule of events; administering and updating community website on a daily basis; scheduling rentals including coordination of room set ups, outside vendors, entertainment and catering; and performing other duties as assigned.
The Lifestyle Director should be physically able to assist in event set-up and break down and the ability to stand for extended periods of time. Must also be able to work nights, weekends and holidays. Hours will vary depending on the assigned duties.
All prospective employees must pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check.
The ideal candidate will have strong communication and managerial skills, familiarity with recreation needs of the active adult community and the ability to meet those needs with an extensive agenda of activities. Must be computer literate with at least two years of experience with Microsoft Office. Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills as well as basic reasoning and mathematical skills. Must be able to meet strict deadlines with a moderate to high sense of urgency and have the ability to work within a defined budget. Must thrive in a fast-paced environment and be able to jump from task to task as needed. Must be able to work closely with other staff members, departments of the Community Association and employees of CCMC. Must be a self-starter in need of minimal supervision, must be organized and detail-oriented and must portray a positive, customer-service oriented attitude.
Tucker Hill is a community which began in 2007 that thrives on the traditional characteristics of well-established neighborhoods. There is a focus on architecture, horticulture, sidewalks, parks, and open spaces…and a focus on people. Tucker Hill is a community about its residents, family, friends, and ideals. Currently, 150 families reside at Tucker Hill and that will grow to 700 households. Amenities will include a resort-style pool, walking trails, dog park, playgrounds, resident’s club, neighborhood village and a robust lifestyle program. We’ve got it all — great location, schools, city, and people . . . and a great future. All in a place for you to let your story grow.