Conference & Events Manager

Location Dallas, TX
Starts December
Duration Full-Time
Status Full-Time
Rate Up to $84K/yr DOE
Our client, a higher education institution, has an immediate need for a full-time Conference & Events Manager. This opportunity will begin immediately for the right candidate, reporting onsite at their Dallas campus 40 hours per week.

The Conference & Events Manager will own the event management process for the full life cycle of each event. The Event & Conference Manager will be instrumental in the organization?s growth strategy by helping to elevate its mission, culture and program offerings.

Conference & Events Manager Responsibilities:
? Plan and manage a variety of higher education events
including conferences, open-houses, seminars, and
expos for large and small audiences
? Manage event ticketing system to ensure the success
of daily activities
? Collaborate with in-house teams and departments as
well as external vendors to ensure necessary
elements are in place (food and beverage,
technology, venue)
? Manage event logistics at all life cycle stages
? Assist Corporate Partnerships department in
securing event sponsorship opportunities
? Work with Marketing and Communications
departments to develop promotion plans and event
deliverables
? Oversee and maintain spending budgets including
cost projections and post spend analysis
? Work with COO/VP to secure, negotiate, and maintain
vendor contracts
? Present proposals and pitches to senior and
executive leadership

Conference & Events Manager Requirements:
? Bachelor?s Degree
? 3 to 5 years of previous experience managing a
diverse portfolio of corporate events
? CMP certification is preferred
? Previous experience in higher education or
healthcare is a plus!
? Willingness to travel and event-specific
weekend/evening availability required

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NOV. 2021

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: amy.knigge@jobalert.creativecircle.com


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