Certified Meeting Planner or Master's degree in Hospitality Management.
5-7 years' related experience in hospitality, conference and event development and management, fundraising and donor relations, budget and staff supervision or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Experience developing and managing conference and events, academic programs and staff in higher education. Experience in donor relations and fundraising in a university or corporate environment.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Superior supervisory skills, analytical, communicative, event and project management, multi-tasking, proofreading and copyediting, and Microsoft Office suite skills. Strong database management and tracking, presentation, and public speaking skills. Superior ability to conceptualize, create, highly refine, and present content in academic, corporate, and online environments, including podcasts and social media vehicles. Strong ability to work independently and across diverse student and alumni populations, institutional offices and vendors, and professional organizations and associations. Some evening and weekend work is required. Some travel may be required. Light lifting and transporting of on- and off-campus event items may be necessary.
Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Familiarity with Access, Excel, Adobe Design Suite, social media, and budget tracking, reconciliation, and reporting.
The NYU School of Professional Studies offers a broad range of degree and noncredit programs that are professionally oriented, integrate theory with real-world applications, and are taught by faculty members who are leaders and innovators in their fields. The School of Professional Studies captures the expertise of the key sectors that make New York City a great global capital, such as real estate, finance, marketing, public relations, global affairs, hospitality and tourism, sports management, philanthropy and fundraising, communications/media, writing, the arts, and others. Full- and part-time students enroll in on-site and online credit programs, including graduate degrees, graduate certificates, and undergraduate degrees for both adults returning to school and traditional-aged students. In addition, working professionals and other adult learners pursue career objectives or intellectual discovery in over 2,500 courses, diploma programs, conferences, and seminars annually.
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