The American Bar Association’s Section of Taxation, an organization of 16,000 of the nation’s top tax attorneys, seeks an experienced Senior Meeting Planner. This individual will independently manage and plan complex conferences as guided by the strategic plan and as directed by the Meetings Manager and/or Director of Meetings. This includes hotel selection and vendor contract negotiations, development of budgets and project timelines, development of detailed game plans for event logistics, development of promotion and marketing plans, management of CLE accreditation process and all speaker and sponsor arrangements, as well as on-site management of the overall conference and its catered events. Annual travel time requirement is 25%. 3-6 years meeting planning and management experience required. Strong written and oral communication skills required. Proficiency in Microsoft Office software (Excel, Word, Access and PowerPoint) required. Some marketing experience preferred.
3-6 years meeting planning and management experience
About American Bar Association Section of Taxation
The American Bar Association Section of Taxation is the largest professional association of tax lawyers, with approximately 16,000 members nationwide. Its goals include helping taxpayers better understand their rights and obligations under the tax laws and working to achieve a simplified tax system that is equitable and efficient.
With nearly 400,000 members, the American Bar Association is one... of the largest voluntary professional membership organizations in the world. As the national voice of the legal profession, the ABA works to improve the administration of justice, promotes programs that assist lawyers and judges in their work, accredits law schools, provides continuing legal education, and works to build public understanding around the world of the importance of the rule of law.