BE PART OF MAKING A MEANINGFUL DIFFERENCE IN MANY LIVES.
For more than a quarter century, Argentum has proudly served as the voice of operators of senior living communities and the seniors and families those communities serve. Our members exemplify the principles of choice, dignity and independence for seniors. We support their important work by influencing public policy, promoting business excellence, and providing them with continuous opportunities for learning and professional networking. You can join our team and be part of helping our members succeed in the key role of Manager, Conferences & Meetings.
If you’re a strategic leader with a passion for creating meaningful events and proven experience in planning and producing conferences of all sizes, seize this exciting opportunity! Your specific responsibilities will include…
Leading the design/implementation of policies, procedures and project plans for Argentum's conferences and meetings, including budget development and P&L management
Negotiating hotel, venue, and vendor contracts
Managing all meeting contractors/vendors and onsite logistics
Preparing meeting resume including space requirements, audio/visual production, BEOs, master schedule, and staff work plans
Ensuring compliance with Argentum's contracting and scheduling guidelines, and managing the master meetings calendar
Maintaining meeting histories, specifications and standard operating procedures for each event
Developing and managing meeting evaluation survey instruments
Along with high energy and commitment to driving high-quality results, you’ll need…
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
At least 5 years of experience in all aspects of association or not-for-profit meetings coordination and management, with a minimum of 2 years supervising two or more direct reports
Excellent negotiation skills
Thorough knowledge of adult learning principles/formats and experience using new/emerging technologies to deliver educational programming
Argentum is the largest national association exclusively dedicated to professionally-managed, resident-centered senior living communities and the seniors and families they serve. Since 1990, Argentum has advocated for choice, accessibility, independence, dignity, and quality of life for all seniors. Argentum's programs promote business and operational excellence through education, research, public...ations, professional networking and online tools designed to foster innovation and entrepreneurship in the field of senior living.