Are you solution oriented and possess exceptional customer service skills?
Seeking to use your strong organizational skills, attention to detail, and creativity?
Do you possess a strong professional demeanor and want to grow?
If the answer is yes, Turnaround Management Association is seeking a
Certification and Education Coordinator
Turnaround Management Association (TMA) is searching for an experienced customer oriented professional. This newly created position will be someone who has precise attention to detail, takes initiative, and has strong problem solving abilities. Furthermore, this highly visible role will be an integral part of working with TMA's membership, volunteers, and staff in managing TMA's certification program along with much more!
What is the Opportunity?
Under the leadership of the Program Director, Education & Certification, the Certification and Education Coordinator will work directly with membership, related committees, and TMA staff as the point of contact key in coordinating TMA's continuing education, certification, and professional development programs. Specifically, they would be responsible for the following:
Act as a primary liaison to the TMA Certification Oversight Committee and Standards Subcommittee developing meeting agendas, supporting material, creating meeting minutes, as well as other committee administration related duties
Coordinate efforts to update the certification curriculum, liaising with volunteer committees and vendors to ensure TMA Certification Exam content reflects curriculum and industry best practice
Work with Program Director and other TMA leadership to create and update any changes to TMA certification policies and SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures) as well as maintain certification program content
Serve as main point of contact for TMA staff, membership, and prospects for any certification issues or customer service inquiries
Ensure accuracy of database certification information while working closely with the Membership team
Work with Marketing as needed to assist in developing and implementing marketing strategy and tracking results related to the certification program
Manage TMA member content library to ensure standardization of content
Support Program Director in running virtual education programs using Zoom
Gather, analyze, and interpret educational activity information to identify needs of members of the profession
Oversee Continuing Legal Education (CLE), Continuing Professional Education (CPE), and Continuing Education Unit (CEU) credit offerings, and support TMA chapters that offer continuing education (CE) programs
Keep abreast of continuing education (CE) standards, policies, and procedures; apply them in practice as needed
Other responsibilities as assigned or required
What great benefits does TMA offer?
Medical (Blue-Cross Blue Shield)
Short- and long-term disability insurance, Life and AD&D insurance (Company Paid)
Flexible spending account (FSA) and dependent care plan
Transit and parking benefit program
401(K) plan ($1.00 to $1.00, up to 6% TMA match)
Unlimited PTO & closed in December between Christmas & New Year's (additional paid week off)
Flexible work from home & office options
Professional development support (company-paid professional memberships and training)
Chicago office located within walking distance to Metra station and public transportation
Who is TMA?
Turnaround Management Association (TMA) (non for profit) is the most professionally diverse organization in the corporate restructuring, renewal, and corporate health space. We are a community of professionals who work with companies to improve performance, manage disruption, restructure, work through insolvency, preserve equity, and drive significantly improved results. Established in 1988 and located in downtown Chicago on Wacker Drive, TMA has nearly 10,000 members in 54 chapters worldwide, including 35 North American chapters. Members include turnaround practitioners, attorneys, accountants, advisors, liquidators, consultants, as well as academic, government employees, and members of the judiciary. TMA provides members the opportunity to network and attend educational sessions to hone skills and expand their contacts. For more information about our organization please visit us at http://www.turnaround.org
Interviews: Will be held on a virtual basis. Final interview to be held in person.
Job Location: Hybrid role with minimum of two to three days dependent on business needs in our Chicago office (Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday), other days virtual. Flexible with occasional domestic travel to on-site TMA conferences/events two to three times per year lasting between 2-5 days.
Relocation assistance will not be provided. TMA requires employees to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 as defined by the CDC unless a religious or medical exemption is granted.
What qualifications are needed?
Bachelor's degree or an equivalent combination of experience and training
Two plus years' administrative experience; certification and education experience a plus;
Experience with Zoom, Asana, Office 365, database management; working with MS Teams, Excel, SharePoint a plus
Exceptional organization, problem-solving/analytical abilities, attention to detail and communication skills (written and verbal)
Self-starter that can engage with subject matter experts, volunteers, and vendors effectively
Strong customer service skills
Possess a commitment to excellence and a desire to exceed expectations
Nonprofit and/or prior association experience preferred
Occasional light duty work that may require lifting up to 20 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing up to 10 pounds
For consideration, please submit a cover letter and resume by clicking on the apply button.
Turnaround Management Association is an Equal Opportunity Employer
The Turnaround Management Association (TMA) is the most professionally diverse organization in the corporate restructuring, renewal, and corporate health space. Established in 1988, TMA has nearly 10,000 members in 52 chapters worldwide, including 32 North American chapters. Members include turnaround practitioners, attorneys, accountants, advisors, liquidators, consultants, as well as academic, government employees, and members of the judiciary.