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Conference Coordinator, Aux Services - Operations - 20001191 Description
Conference and Event Services is responsible for advancing the academic mission of the university by extending the resources and facilities of the university to support Tufts and non-Tufts programs. Through efficient management of facilities and professional conference and program consulting to a price sensitive market segment, the department is driven to provide additional revenue to the University. Coordinates and manages over 50 programs and 4,000 conference guests each year.
Manage all the activities that make a conference successful including liaising with service departments and vendors to ensure all details are properly executed. They will plan a large array of events such as professional conferences, academic enrichment programs, international programs, weddings, and university events.
Knowledge and skills that are typically acquired through a High School diploma and
2-3 years of experience GED or Associates degree or experience in event planning/meetings
2-3 years’ experience in a related field
Associates degree or Bachelor’s degree (business administration, hospitality)
3-5 years’ experience in the conference and event industry
An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.
Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Medford/Somerville Job: Operations Organization: Office of VP Operations Employee Status: Regular Schedule: Full-time Job Posting: Feb 14, 2020, 1:28:23 PM