Are you a natural problem-solver with experience in meeting planning?
Come join the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA), the non-profit organization facilitating some of the largest domestic and international conferences in the aviation industry! NBAA is seeking a Manager of Conferences (Meeting Planner) to serve as the primary event lead for the association’s conferences.
This is an exciting opportunity to manage event logistics for NBAA conferences and VIP events!
Collegial work environment in the heart of the nation’s capital
As the Manager of Conferences, you will be responsible for the event strategy and logistics for NBAA’s conferences including managing food and beverage (F&B), general contracting, venues, audio-visual, catering, security, and other event vendors. This position directs VIP program strategy including management of VIP programs at events. The Manager of Conferences is responsible for creating, maintaining, and reconciling the conference budgets with P&Ls of $3+ million, as well as forecasting methodology. This position reports to the Senior Manager of Meetings.
Qualified candidates offer:
Minimum of three years of professional meetings planning experience
Previous experience with budget development and budget management
Some association experience preferred
How to Apply
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Additional inquiries and questions can be emailed to Beth Cessna at firstname.lastname@example.org.
NBAA is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.
About The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA)
Founded in 1947 and based in Washington, DC, the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) is the leading organization for companies that rely on general aviation aircraft to help make their businesses more efficient, productive, and successful. The association represents more than 11,000 companies and provides more than 100 products and services to the business aviation community, including the NBAA Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition, the world's largest civil aviation trade show. NBAA is a nonprofit trade association serving a dynamic and growing industry. From our downtown Washington, DC office, staff members deliver top-notch customer service to our members across the world.
NBAA requires prospective and/or new employees to comply with the company’s vaccination protocol.
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