Leading Meeting Professionals

Professional Convention Management Association
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Company Name:
Approximate Salary:
Not Specified
Location:
Alexandria, Virginia
Country:
United States
Industry:
Event Organizer
Position type:
Mid-Senior Level
Experience level:
2 - 5 years
Education level:
Bachelor's Degree

Meeting Planner

APTA seeks to improve the health and quality of life of individuals in society by advancing physical therapist practice, education, and research, and by increasing the awareness and understanding of physical therapy's role in the nation's health care system.

This position assists in the planning and execution of APTA's national conferences and Association Management meetings

  • Researches sites and manages contract negotiations for APTA’s regional meetings
  • On-site management of regional meetings and post conference activities
  • Serves as liaison to designated sections for the Combined Sections Meeting (CSM) and assists sections with logistical planning
  • Assists in the overall planning of CSM and the NEXT Conference including space assignments, database management, special event planning and post meeting activities
  • Act as liaison to designated vendors
Requirements

Qualifications

  • 5+ years’ experience in meeting planning and management
  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent related experience
  • CMP Certification preferred
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills
  • Strong computer/database experience required

Equal Opportunity Employer Please send resume and cover letter with salary requirements to jobs@apta.org

 

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