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Senior Communications Specialist, Webinar + Digital Events
ICF is a mission-driven company filled with people who care deeply about improving the lives of others and making the world a better place. Our core values include Embracing Difference; we seek candidates who are passionate about building a culture that encourages, embraces, and hires dimensions of difference.
@ ICF Next, we are fearless in finding new ways to solve problems, relentless in making sure it pays off for our clients and committed to making a positive change in the world. Join our community of mission-driven creatives, communicators, strategists, and technologists to challenge the status quo.
Have a passion for managing events? We’re currently hiring a Senior Communications Specialist, Webinar + Digital Events to support the planning, development, and implementation of virtual and in-person meetings and conferences.
Develop work plans and track milestones and timelines for multiple meetings and conferences simultaneously
Coordinate logistics for webinars and online meetings, including setting up the webinar platform, and arranging transcription and a summary of the meeting as assigned
Oversee and facilitate all aspects of meeting planning: ordering supplies, printing/packing/shipping of materials, registration, and marketing outreach
Work with graphic designer on creating and editing conference programs, signage, and other promotional or event materials
Provide support for virtual and in-person conference including coordination of pre-conference needs, all day of needs, and follow up needs for reporting and lessons learned
On site event management: conference logistics (including audiovisual rental, signage, poster board rental, and material preparation), speaker reimbursements, onsite staffing and post-event reporting
Provide input and recommendations for marketing plans and outreach activities, as created by the utility marketing team
Create invoices and receipts as requested; track expenses for event budget reconciliation
Develop and maintain conference exhibit booth inventory and track and update dissemination of conference materials
Work closely with marketing and dissemination team to coordinate and manage marketing and dissemination efforts through conference exhibit booths and website
Interact with clients and ICF Next senior staff, as well as other notable stakeholders
Lead teams on complex programs – ensuring that all milestones and deadlines are met
Bachelor's degree, required
8+ years event marketing experience
Excellent writing skills
Strong team orientation with a focus on collaboration
Strong organizational and interpersonal skills
Energetic, self-starter and resourceful problem solver
High attention to detail with the ability to manage multiple ongoing activities
Can-do attitude and willingness to jump in where needed
Ability to work under tight deadlines and prioritize responsibilities
Ability to work independently under own direction and initiative
Experience interfacing with clients
Experience with GovDelivery, Zoom, WebEx, Eventbrite, Cvent, and other collaboration tools are a plus
Proficiency in MS Office Applications (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Excel)
Willing and able to travel up to 20% annually (domestically; once remote work guidelines are lifted.)
Working at ICF
Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. If you’re seeking to make a difference in the world, visit www.icf.com/careers to find your next career. ICF—together for tomorrow.
We can only solve the world's toughest challenges by building an inclusive workplace that allows everyone to thrive. We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to hiring regardless of any protected characteristic, such as race, ethnicity, national origin, color, sex, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability status, or military/veteran status. Together, our employees are empowered to share their expertise and collaborate with others to achieve personal and professional goals. For more information, please read our EEO & AA policy.
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Rockville, MD (MD18)