Sodexo Universities is seeking an experienced Conference Services Manager to manage our conference operations at Marymount University, located in Arlington, VA!
Marymount is a Catholic University on the outskirts of Washington DC. The Conference Services Manager will oversee the conference services for the University working in conjunction with the units Catering Manager and AV manager to handle all aspects of booking meeting rooms for both the Main Campus and Ballston Campus.
The ideal candidate must possess strong management skills in a conference services area; strong customer relations skills with the ability to handle multiple events for executive level customers; strong written and verbal communication skills; a strong working knowledge of the conferencing industry; and attention to detail as all events have a high standard client expectation level.
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The ideal candidate will have the following:
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Strength in event mgmt. skills- planning and working events/meetings, attention to detail, customer interaction/service skills
- Coordinate event/functions (food – event environment)
- A/V knowledge/responsibility
- Customer Services/directing operations
Basic Education Requirement - Associate's Degree
Basic Management Experience - 2 years
Basic Functional Experience – 1 year
Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.