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Publication or Company Inc. and Inc.com
Job Title Event Director, MLOA
Industry Conferences/Events, Internet/Online/New Media, Magazine Publishing, Marketing, Social Media
Salary Competitive
Benefits
Job Duration Temporary
Job Location New York, NY
Job Requirements Inc. seeks a creative, detail-oriented Event Director for a maternity-leave position starting at the beginning of January and running through mid-April 2013. Reporting to the Publisher,the Event Director manages a team of 4 Event Managers to execute national conferences and sponsor-driven custom events as well as 2 Event Logistic Planners and 2 Content Producers. The role includes developing program content, managing a production timeline, tracking event budgets and managing event logistics.

Job Responsibiities Include: Manage the workflow of the Event team--assign tasks and provide overall business and project management direction, final budgetary approval; Work with Sales to develop custom events or custom programs at conferences for sponsors; Oversee the logistics work on the conferences--AV, food and beverage, housing, etc.; Oversee the program development-conference themes, speaker invitations and manage the challenging task of hiring high profile speakers on a limited budget; Work with Account management team to execute custom event programs for clients; Manage and reconcile monthly budgets; Travel to at least one event, April 10-12 in New Orleans.

Requirements:
College degree
10+ years of conference, meetings, events, or tradeshows [experience not limited to the publishing industry];
Conference program experience a plus;
Creative strategizing and organizational skills;
Excellent written and oral communication;
Demonstrated experience with Microsoft Office required.

For immediate consideration please e-mail your cover letter and resume to mmerwin@mansueto.com
About Our Company Inc. is the award-winning magazine for growing companies. Inc.com is the leading destination for entrepreneurs and small business owners. The Inc. Events team produces three national conferences and over 40 regional events. Together, these platforms embody the growing and vibrant Inc. brand.
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