WANTED: A creative and strategic leader oversee client events. A team player with a 'roll-up sleeves' working style eager to grow, lead and collaborate with a dynamic and energetic team.
Who we are: We're a leading professional services firm focused on technology consortia and associations. Our clients include organizations led by companies like Google, Facebook, Microsoft and more, as well as organizations that are tackling some of the biggest problems in the world today, from eating disorders, to space travel to noise pollution. We have decades of experience behind us but we're still growing fast, having fun, and doing new things every day.
What we need: An experienced events leader who will help our clients plan and execute their events. Someone who knows how to get results using innovative tools and methods. A person who can lead and mentor a team of top-notch event professionals through servant leadership philosophies and isn't afraid to get their hands dirty.
What you'll be doing: Designing and implementing events that drive the success of clients' missions and strategic plans. Creating trusted relationships with key client executives, overseeing client satisfaction with our event strategies, design and implementation. Contributing to the formulation of event policies, programs and procedures, and make recommendations for future growth. Continually seeking opportunities to increase customer satisfaction and deepen client relationships. Training staff to be even smarter than you are.
The skills you have: A track record of success, extensive experience in event planning plus at least 5 years of hands-on, progressive management experience. The ability to work in a fast paced, multi-client environment. Experience managing to client budgets that never seem to be enough for what they want. A sense of humor, creativity, and great leadership ability. Preferably a CMP, but not a deal breaker. Willingness to travel up to 35%.
What you'll get: The pay you deserve. The benefits of a Fortune 500 company with the fun of startup, wrapped into a company that has decades of experience. A great corporate culture. A chance to grow. Oh yeah, and we have unlimited PTO.
About Virtual Inc.
Have you ever wondered how your credit cards remain secure in this ever-changing world of hackers and fraud? Have you ever thought about how the technology behind games like Pokemon-GO came to be? How about the technology that makes it possible to use your fingerprint instead of a password? Or the initiatives behind the group of pioneers responsible for taking the internet to the most remote areas of the world? These are only a few examples of the innovative accomplishments we've helped our clients achieve. Pretty cool stuff, huh? We understand that no global movement starts with just one person and that's why our employees are really Virtual's most valuable asset and at the heart of our success. It takes an entire team to fulfill our mission of attaining long-term success by ensuring that every client that we serve achieves or exceeds its strategic objectives. Virtual Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.