The American Society for Surgery of the Hand, a nonprofit medical society in Chicago’s exciting West Loop neighborhood, has an immediate opening for a senior meetings and corporate relations manager.
Successful candidate will have key role in the planning and execution of the Society’s Annual Meeting and CME courses and will serve as the lead staff in the development and cultivation of all industry relationships. Exceptional attention to detail, superior organizational skills, excellence in written and oral communication, an ability to learn new technologies quickly, a deep desire to earn the trust of internal and external constituents, and Bachelor’s Degree required. Five years of meeting planning and relationship building experience preferred. Demonstrated project management competence coupled with motivation and the ability to learn quickly will be considered.
Supportive, collaborative staff culture, technologically advanced organization, innovative office environment, competitive benefits, and flexible work hours. An inclusive work environment, and a very smart, energetic staff make this a great place to work. Send cover letter and resume to HR@assh.org or ASSH c/o HR, 822 West Washington Blvd, Chicago, IL 60607. No phone calls.
Bachelors degree REQUIRED
Minimum of 5 years of experience in meeting planning and exhibit management
Some experience in business development and corporate sponsorships preferred
Knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, Access)
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Excellent customer service skills
Ability to work independently, as a team leader, or part of a team
Exceptional time management and organizational skills
Strong proofreading skills
High level of professionalism
Willingness to travel
Located in Chicago
5-10 years of experience preferred
Knowledge of Salesforce
Knowledge of ACCME Essentials for Continuing Medical Education
Knowledge of web content management
About American Society for Surgery of the Hand
Located in Chicago's West Loop, the headquarters office employs 22 passionate individuals. Excellent working conditions, great office culture with emphasis on community and organizational learning, competitive benefits, casual environment and flexible work hours. An inclusive work environment, and a very smart, energetic staff make this a great place to work.