Event Coordinator Intern
Posted on 2/24/2023

201-500 employees

Global educational technology solution
Company Overview
Blackboard's mission is to advance learning with the world's education community, so that all learners, educators and institutions can realize their goals today and prepare for tomorrow.
Washington, DC, USA • United States
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Public Speaking
Sales & Account Management
Social Media
  • Broad awareness of and hands on managementof corporate event logistics
  • Coaching and development of email and in person communication skills withexecutives,key event stakeholders, and vendors
  • Technology:Cventeventmanagement software solutions(registration management system, session management tool, mobile apps,AV & program integrations)
  • Large scale project management: managing cross organization teams/skill experience, event communications/processes using verbal, writing, public speaking, negotiation, developing project timelines, budgets, reporting
  • Pursuing abachelor'sormaster's degree (at the time of the internship) inhospitality management, marketing,communications,or related field
  • Demonstrated strength in analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Demonstrated exceptional communication skills
  • Solid business understanding - or ability and willingness to learn quickly
  • Ability to work independently, exercise discretion, and multi-task in a highly dynamic environment
  • Familiarity with event management technology, preferably Cvent
  • Background in content/knowledge management, digital asset management, as well as with education related technologies
  • Event managementor hospitalityexperience
  • Prior experience working in a professional setting
  • Familiarity withusing social media tools andimplementing tactics
  • Based in DC-Metro area