Washington State University - Conference Management seeks to fill a Conference Manager position who will work from the Pullman campus located on the east side of the state of Washington.
Holding offices in Puyallup and Pullman, WSU Conference Management leads the region in event management, partnering with federal and state agencies, non-profits, and university colleagues to deliver exceptional event experiences for clients and attendees. WSU Conference Management is one of three departments within WSU’s Office of Professional Education.
The Conference Manager will report to the Senior Conference Manager and will be for the development of new programs and the strengthening of existing programs through knowledge of the constituencies served, the marketplace, and the content of the programs. The Conference Manager will ensure implementation of these programs in the most efficient, cost effective, and professional manner. The Conference Manager will lead the development and implementation of programs requiring skills in areas including, but not limited to contract negotiation, marketing, financial management, public relations, administrative responsibilities, and organizational skills.