The Director of Events has responsibility for overseeing all aspects of event management for Christian Brothers Conference meetings and events. The Director of Events is a full-time position and will supervise a full-time event planner. The Events Team serves as a service center within Christian Brothers Conference assisting with a variety of meetings and events. Primarily this position will work in collaboration with the Director of Lasallian Programs, who supervises the majority of the programs and events at Christian Brothers Conference. This position will report to the Director of Administration for Christian Brothers Conference.
Bachelor’s degree required
CMP or CAE preferred
5-7 years of relevant event planning experience
Must have strong negotiation skills with an understanding of contract terms and conditions.
Ability to work both independently and as part of events teams
Exemplary interpersonal skills, written and verbal communication skills
Knowledge of and familiarity with meetings industry glossary of terms
Meticulous attention to detail and strong organizational skills
Excellent computer skills, including but not limited to, Microsoft Office, database and Internet-based programs such as SurveyMonkey
Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment
Commitment to the Lasallian mission of Catholic Education
Additional Salary Information: Full health benefits, Employee Pension Plan, 403(b) Employer Contribution, Professional Development
About Christian Brothers Conference
Christian Brothers Conference (CBC) is the office for the Lasallian Region of North America of the Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools (De La Salle Christian Brothers). The Conference provides programming and support for Lasallian educators through the Region's four Districts and their 100 ministries. It is rooted in the vision and innovations of Saint John Baptist de La Salle, the founder of the Institute and the patron saint of teachers.