Company Name:

Women in Cable Telecommunications

Location:

Washington, District of Columbia

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Job Category:

Event Organizer

Industry:

Education

Position Type:

Director

Required Experience:

5 - 10 years

Required Education:

Bachelor's Degree

Posted

April 17, 2018

Director of Events

SUMMARY

 

The Director of Events delivers seamlessly executed events consisting of over a dozen professional training programs, two conferences and two fundraising events annually. Responsibilities include:

 

§  Provides full logistical support for programs, conferences and special events

§  Leads production of special events with high production quality and within established budgets

 

§  Drives selection and management of vendors and suppliers who will deliver the highest quality experience for the best value

 

§  Monitors budgets and forecasting expenses to ensure events are executed efficiently

 

§  Supports development of event calendars and budgets that allocate resources judiciously throughout the year

 

§  Core competencies include rigor, precision, time management, strategic planning, judgment, analytical thinking, initiative, organizational awareness, communication and follow-up

 

§  Development, management and coaching of Program & Events Coordinator

 

 

 

 

Typical tasks include event staffing, site selection research, contract negotiations, budget forecasting, timeline management, banquet event orders, photography, entertainment research, audio-visual requirements, signage and invoice reconciliation. The Director of Events works closely with the Program & Events Coordinator and the wider WICT team to ensure event goals are met and to promote awareness of pertinent details, risks, challenges and necessary improvements. The Director of Events travels to onsite locations as required. In addition, this position is responsible for initiating and contributing to event best practices. This position may also act as project manager for department projects and initiatives, and support additional organizational projects as assigned.

 

Company Name:

Women in Cable Telecommunications

Location:

Washington, District of Columbia

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Job Category:

Event Organizer

Industry:

Education

Position Type:

Director

Required Experience:

5 - 10 years

Required Education:

Bachelor's Degree

Posted

April 17, 2018

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