Special Events Coordinator-Freelance


Bethpage, NY, US, 11714

Brand:  News12
Requisition #:  2763

Altice USA is a cutting-edge communications, media, and tech company. We connect people to what matters most to them; texting with friends, advertising that resonates, or binge watching their favorite show. Our differentiated approach centers around technologies that push the envelope and deliver the ultimate customer experience. We’re building a workforce that attracts and retains the best talent, not only to meet the needs of our customers, but that also reflects the diverse communities we serve.

Job Summary

We are Altice USA; a family of businesses that includes Optimum, Optimum Mobile, Optimum Business, A4 advertising, Cheddar, and News12. Our common goal is connecting our customers to friends and family, shows they love, advertising that resonates and news that matters. We're building a workforce that thrives on collaboration, inclusion, and innovation. We hope connecting you to a potential role is just the beginning. The Events Coordinator represents News12 at local key community events of all different sizes throughout NY, NJ, and CT. This role serves as an organized, detail-oriented liaison for our  news organization and the communities we serve. Represents N12 with the utmost professionalism and provides a positive experience to our viewers.


  • Sets up booths at various events
  • Willing to travel within the tri-state area
  • Responsible for the positive engagement with our viewers during community events.
  • Sets up table and hands out giveaway items
  • Takes photos at events for use on social media
  • Ability to communicate effectively with superior relationship building skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Social media skills preferred
  • Knowledge of News12 talent and programming a plus
  • Must be able to lift 20 pounds
  • Flexible schedule with the ability to work nights and weekends
  • Valid driver’s license and a good driving record 


  • Strong verbal and communication skills
  • Outgoing/friendly personality.
  • Clean/Neat appearance
  • Ability to lift 20 pounds
  • Clean driving record
  • Ability to take photos /videos with phone
  • Social media skills a plus
  • Availability on weekends and nights
  • Knowledge of News 12 talent and programming a plus

Altice USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to recruiting, hiring and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds regardless of gender, race, color, creed, national origin, religion, age, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.


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This position is identified as being performed in/or reporting to company operations in New York State. Salary ranges are supplied in compliance with New York State law.  Pay is competitive and based on a number of job-related factors, including skills and experience. The starting pay rate/range at time of hire for this position in the posted location is $37,500.00  - $61,607.00 /year. The rate/Range provided herein is the anticipated pay at the time of hire, and does not reflect future job opportunity.


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Nearest Major Market: Long Island
Nearest Secondary Market: New York CIty