Speaker Program Manager

Posted April 12, 2024
LocationArlington
Job Type Direct Hire
Industry Non-Profits & Foundations
ContactDirect Hire Team

Job Description

The Ford Agency is seeking a Speaker Program Manager to join a growing and fast-paced membership association. The Program Manager will research and identify speakers for events designed to educate and empower leaders to continue to be the best in their field.
 
Responsibilities Include:
  • Research and identify opportunities for experiential learning that aligns with association's programs
  • Incorporate members' feedback to decide on relevant topics for upcoming programs and events
  • Research and identify potential speakers for events
  • Select speakers for in-person and virtual events
  • Monitor and track project management timelines to ensure programs run smoothly
 
Qualifications Include:
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 3+ years of project management or program management experience
  • Professional communication skills
  • Ability to interact with C-suite executives, board members, and leadership
  • Proficient with MS Office, Cvent, Salesforce, Monday.com
 
Key Points:
  • Speaker Management
  • Collaborative Role
  • Hybrid
 
Candidates for this position must be based in DC, MD, or VA area or have independent plans for relocation.
 
The Ford Agency is a recruiting firm based in Washington, DC. We represent a broad range of organizations including: non-profits, associations, legal, consulting, and government relations firms. This position is an opening with one of our clients.