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Manager of Conferences and Trainings

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NATIONAL CONSUMER LAW CENTER® | Boston, MA
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NATIONAL CONSUMER LAW CENTER®


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Published 14 days ago

Highly competitive salary, commensurate with experience

RESPONSIBILITIES:

·        Plan, manage and implement all aspects of NCLC’s conferences and trainings, including the Consumer Rights Litigation Conference (CRLC), which with nearly 1,000 attendees is the nation’s leading annual gathering of consumer attorneys and advocates.

  • Set goals and establish plans for the continued growth and success of all events
  • Manage venue selection for conferences including the negotiation of contracts, vetting of locations, and management of room blocks.

·        In collaboration with NCLC advocates, plan curriculum and manage speaker relationships.

  • Communicate directly and regularly with speakers regarding deadlines and requirements.
  • Institute and execute conference marketing schedules, including print materials, emails, social media posts, and website updates.
  • Work with colleagues to create sponsorship/exhibitor packages, secure sponsorship support, and manage sponsor relationships.
  • Work with advocates to plan, market, execute and follow up on webinars for consumer attorneys.

QUALIFICATIONS: 

●      Bachelor’s degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience required. Additional training, including a certificate in hospitality or event management, is beneficial.

●      Minimum of 3 years event management experience, with heavy emphasis on large-scale event planning.

●      Strong computer proficiency including MS Word, MS Excel, and Google Docs/Sheets/Forms required.

●      Strong fundraising database knowledge and experience highly preferred.

●      Ability to and interest in working independently with a high level of responsibility, as well as effectively collaborate with NCLC colleagues and members of the larger consumer law community.

●      Strong interpersonal, customer service and relationship-building skills.

●      Drive and desire to improve systems and structures to improve efficiency for staff and the experience of conference attendees.

●      Demonstrated commitment to working on behalf of vulnerable and disadvantaged people, families and communities.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

·        Plan, manage and implement all aspects of NCLC’s conferences and trainings, including the Consumer Rights Litigation Conference (CRLC), which with nearly 1,000 attendees is the nation’s leading annual gathering of…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required
  • Entry level

Benefits

Outstanding benefits including employer paid medical, dental, life and disability insurance, as well as pre-tax savings plans, a retirement savings opportunity, and generous paid time off including holidays, sick time, personal time, parental leave, and 4 weeks of vacation per year.

Outstanding benefits including employer paid medical, dental, life and disability insurance, as well as pre-tax savings plans, a retirement savings opportunity, and generous…

How to Apply

To apply, email your resume and cover letter to careers@nclc.org, Subject Line: Manager of Conferences and Trainings. No phone calls, please.

To apply, email your resume and cover letter to careers@nclc.org, Subject Line: Manager of Conferences and Trainings. No phone calls, please.

Location

7 Winthrop Square, 4th Floor, Boston, MA 02110

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