Georgetown Univerisity Events Coordinator in Washington, District Of Columbia

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Events Coordinator

The Events Coordinator is responsible for event management at CCAS. Duties include but are not limited to:

Events Management

  • Manage CCAS events, including, but not limited to, conferences, lectures, VIP visits, book talks, recognition ceremonies, receptions, lunches, etc. Responsibilities include:

  • Working with stakeholders on development of program and schedule

  • Negotiating contracts with vendors; working with the Center Administrator and SFS BSC to ensure timely submission and approval of contracts.

  • Reserving venues

  • Generating advertisements, invitations, and associated correspondence; creating/updating mailing lists

  • Managing events from setup to cleanup

  • Coordinating with media, student groups, or any other organization involved in the event

  • Coordinating with SFS Communications on media for events

  • Coordinating with the University Office of Communications on protocol and security

  • Arranging visitor transportation and lodging

  • Any other duties as related to the planning of an event

  • Coordinate with other departments or external groups for events in which CCAS is a partner or participant.

  • Manage documentation of events such as producing videos, podcasts, and/or written summaries for dissemination in collaboration with Multimedia and Publications editor.

  • Responsible for managing MAAS Alumni database

  • Work with Alumni database to plan relevant events both on and off campus, in coordination with CCAS staff


  • Bachelor’s degree

  • 2-3 years of closely related professional experience, preferably in higher education

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