ACLI, a national trade association for the life insurance industry, is seeking a dynamic individual to join its team as Manager, Conference Development. This person will support the planning and execution of assigned in-person and virtual meetings and events; ensure successful coordination and implementation of all related functions. Responsibilities include supporting marketing, production and technology related efforts for assigned conferences. Coordinate aspects of various planning committees.
The manager is responsible for keeping abreast of meetings industry trends, technology and best practices regarding conference programming, logistical planning and event marketing to help produce innovative events. The manager plays a key support role in delivering a robust portfolio of conferences, webinars and year-round content.
Interested candidates please send your resume and salary requirements to HR@acli.com.
Ideal candidate will have a Bachelor's degree in Liberal Arts, Hospitality, Business, or related field and 3-4 years of meeting management/event planning experience in the corporate, non-profit association field or hospitality industry. CMP preferred. Skill to be able to solve meeting logistical problems. Must work well under pressure and tight deadlines. High level of attention to detail and excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Highly organized with ability to prioritize, coordinate and maintain details of a number of projects and work assignments simultaneously. Highly proficient in Microsoft Office and have strong digital literacy with experience or demonstrated ability to learn, adapt and implement new technology. Experience using Asana or other project management tool. Ability to travel to select meetings and conferences as needed.
The American Council of Life Insurers (ACLI) is the leading trade association driving public policy and advocacy on behalf of the life insurance industry. 90 million American families rely on the life insurance industry for financial protection and retirement security. ACLI’s member companies are dedicated to protecting consumers’ financial wellbeing through life insurance, annuities, retirement plans, long-term care insurance, disability income insurance, reinsurance, and dental, vision and other supplemental benefits. ACLI’s 280 member companies represent 94 percent of industry assets in the United States.