Company: Climbing Wall Association, Inc.
Location: Boulder, CO
Job Title: Events Manager
Announcement Date: Friday, December 5, 2014
Application Deadline: Wednesday, December 31, 2014
The Climbing Wall Association (CWA) seeks applicants for the position of Events Manager.
CWA’s Events Manager is responsible for planning, managing, and producing all of the association’s meetings and events. The Events Manager delivers profitable meetings, special events, educational experiences, regional conferences, and an annual international conference and trade show. The event manager is also responsible for coordinating board and committee meetings.
The ideal candidate is someone who is experienced in events management, can market events effectively, and is adept at project management. You will have many and varied responsibilities regarding event management and event marketing. We are a small company and a small team, so we are looking for an experienced all-rounder or someone looking for a step-up in responsibility. The position is responsible for a significant amount of revenue; therefore, strong planning, budgeting, and financial management skills are important. Someone in this role will experience every facet of the CWA’s events business from strategy to planning to execution.
The primary focus of this position is to help plan, manage, and implement the annual Climbing Wall Summit our annual conference and trade show. This position must manage the location and scheduling of the conference, manage hotel and conference center contracts, work with event partners, produce the conference prospectus and program, develop sponsorship, manage exhibits, assist in content development with presenters, and serve as the conference registrar.
You can find a copy of the position description HERE.
To apply, please email — in PDF format:
1) a cover letter,
2) resume, and
3) contact information for three non-related references
Please, no phone calls, no drop ins. Local applicants, no relocation allowance.