ASIS International, a professional membership organization for security professionals, located in Alexandria, VA with 35,000 global members has an immediate opening for a Meetings Manager.
The Meetings Manager will manage, organize, and execute ASIS International events, conferences and programs, including logistics, budget oversight, and on-site management. Will partner with the Expo Manager on all events with an expo or exhibits component., liaise with internal clients to ensure that each event’s educational and financial goals are met or exceeded and support the vision and objectives of the organization. Will manage external clients and vendors to ensure successful outcomes.
Successful candidates will possess a bachelor’s degree and 5+ years of meeting planning and management including budget oversight, food and beverage management, vendor relations and management, or a combination of education and experience which demonstrates the necessary skills and abilities required for the position. A CMP is highly desirable.
Must possess strong project management and decision-making skills, have excellent attention to detail, have a problem solving/analysis mindset and a very strong client focus. Must have ability to successfully work in cross-divisional teams as well as with external partners and vendors. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office 365. Experience with project management software, ability to manage a complex budget and supervisory experience a plus.
ASIS offers an excellent employee benefits package including a rich health insurance plan, and generous 401(k) and paid time-off programs. EOE/M/F/D/V
ASIS International, founded in 1955, is the preeminent organization for security management professionals, with 35,000+ members worldwide. By providing members, business, government, and the public with access to a full range of programs, information, and services, ASIS International leads the way for advanced and improved security performance. Located across from the King Street Metro.