The American Psychiatric Nurses Association (APNA) located in Falls Church, Virginia is seeking a full-time entry level Meetings & Events Specialist to join our meeting and events section. The Meetings & Events specialist will provide pre, post and onsite logistical support for a variety of meetings, conferences, and workshops. This position will support all functions necessary to produce APNA meetings including: room set-ups, audio/visual, transportation, housing, food and beverage and vendor coordination. In addition to direct event logistics, the Meetings & Events Specialist will be responsible for other administrative duties that support the organization.
The successful candidate for this position must have the ability to handle multiple projects and deadlines at once, excellent interpersonal skills, strong written and verbal communication skills, self-motivation and attention to detail and deadlines, be proficient in Microsoft Office applications, and be comfortable navigating online registration and mobile application platforms. Bachelor’s degree preferred. Travel to meetings required.
APNA offers a competitive salary and attractive benefits package. We enjoy a relaxed work atmosphere and casual dress code. Interested candidates must submit a cover letter, resume & salary requirement to Leslie Hoopengardner, Manager of Meetings and Events at LHoop@apna.org.
APNA offers a competitive salary and attractive benefits package. We enjoy a relaxed work atmosphere and casual dress code.
Level of Language Proficiency
Proficient in English.
Minimum Education Required