Conference Manager - The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa Alabama

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The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, Alabama

United States


Detailed Job Description

Plans, coordinates, and facilitates meetings and events at the Bryant Conference Center. Assesses clients' needs, negotiates details of campus arrangements, develops creative solutions for space limitations and clients' budget constraints, facilitate details of clients' events, and develops and administers noncredit programs delivered by Bryant Conference Center.

Required Minimum Qualifications

A minimum of a bachelor's degree in business, human environmental sciences (hospitality), education, communications, or related field with a minimum of three years work experience in program or event coordination, preferably for an institution of higher education, hotel property, or other similar organization; OR a minimum of a bachelor's degree in an unrelated field with a minimum of four years work experience in program or event coordination, preferably for an institution of higher education, hotel property, or other similar organization. Ability to work effectively with a variety of client groups, university personnel and faculty in developing and implementing program details. Proficiency in written, oral, and electronic communications. Highly developed interpersonal skills. Able and willing to work periodic evenings, weekends, and holidays due to conference meeting & events, etc.Valid U.S. driver's license. Must be at least 21 years of age and have an acceptable motor vehicle report as determined by the insurance carrier. 57 Monthly (exempt): - Minimum - $ 32614.44 Midpoint - $ 47299.20

Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation. A prior conviction reported as a result of the background investigation DOES NOT automatically disqualify a candidate from consideration for this position. A candidate with a prior conviction will receive an individualized review of the prior conviction before a hiring decision is made. EOE/AA

The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status.

Keyword Phrases

  • Conference Manager
  • The Capstone of Higher Education
  • Student Centered Research University
  • Fostering a diverse student body & workforce
  • Event Coordination
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Manager
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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