The American Urological Association is the premier association for the advancement of urologic patient care. We are actively recruiting a Conventions & Meetings Director (Sr. Manager).
Responsibilities include: Overseeing the overall logistics and program management for AUA’s Annual Meeting; hotel contract negotiations; convention & hotel meeting space assignments; managing the Conventions & Meetings/Customer Service Managers; Serving as main contact with key convention center services; participating in the AUA Annual Meeting strategic planning meetings and committee meetings; planning pre-convention and post-convention meetings inclusive of site meetings.
AUA offers a rich total compensation including competitive salary, medical dental and prescription plans, two defined contribution plans, flexible work schedules, on-site fitness center and many more exciting benefits.
Make a decision to join our outstanding team at the American Urological Association - fax a resume and cover letter indicating salary requirements to Randi Cremmins, Human Resources Manager 410-689-3830, or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
The successful candidate will have:
Bachelor’s degree required
Proven supervisory and leadership skills and experience (5 years)
5-7 years’ experience in convention industry
Demonstrated negotiation skills
Must have excellent organizational skills, attention to detail and excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
Intermediate level MS Word, Excel and Power Point
Able to travel 8-10 times per year
Must be flexible and customer focused
Ability to move quickly between facilities to resolve issues while on-site at meeting and conventions
About the American Urological Association: Founded in 1902 and headquartered near Baltimore, Maryland, the American Urological Association is a leading advocate for the specialty of urology, and has more than 22,000 members throughout the world. The AUA is a premier urologic association, providing invaluable support to the urologic community as it pursues its mission of fostering the highest standards of urologic care through education, research and the formulation of health policy.