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Benefits Offered

401K, Dental, Life, Medical, Vision

Employment Type

Full-Time

ExL Events looking for a Conference Coordinator to help plan our growing portfolio of events. The Conference Coordinator liaises with speakers and sponsors making sure materials are submitted on time and that all logistical requirements are met. Coordinators also assist with speaker accommodation requirements, as well as coordinate internally with colleagues. The ideal candidate will be highly efficient, enjoy communicating over the telephone as well as email and efficient with working against many deadlines. Coordinators manage multiple conferences each month, so the ability to multi-task is critical.

Responsibilities include:

  • Handle internal and external logistical program correspondence
    • Send outreach email to speakers once program is finalized outlining deliverables needed and deadlines
    • Send tailored sponsor guides to confirmed sponsor clients outlining deliverables needed and deadlines
  • Update and communicate timelines to pertinent team members
  • Provide status updates in bi-weekly team stakeholder meetings. Let producers know which speakers have been unresponsive and if any have left their role so they can be replaced. Let sales managers know which sponsors have been unresponsive
  • Be able to set up email blasts
    • Implement ‘Spread The Word’ and ‘Friends & Family’ campaigns to share discount codes to client networks
  • Create and manage full attendee lists pulling from SalesForce, Cvent and direct from sponsor clients emailing in passes. Factor in GDPR compliance and create separate tabs to track attendees who do not wish to be contacted by anyone other that ExL
    • Print copies of the list for sponsor clients onsite per contract specifications
  • Communicate approved speaker guest room desired dates of stay to meeting planning. Send out confirmation info closer to event dates
  • Create either printed documentation books or custom mobile apps to include agenda, speaker bios, sponsor logos and advertisements
  • Create custom file sharing link and password per event to share approved PDF speaker presentations
  • Create onsite slides that include housekeeping details, wifi login info, sponsor client logos, etc.…
  • Pack and ship all materials and signage needed onsite
  • Travel onsite to help run conference logistics
  • Assist with prepping/ setting up/ breaking down materials, checking in attendees, providing updates on timings and guarantees to hotel staff, receiving speaker presentations and adding to session laptop/ file sharing link
  • Reconciliation of the post event attendee list based on actual onsite attendance
  • Create and send certificates of attendance as requested by attendees
  • Negotiate pricing with supply vendors. Hold vendors accountable and negotiate discounts where appropriate

About ExL Events, a division of Questex LLC:

ExL Events, a division of Questex LLC, develops engaging, content-driven conferences and partnered events for dynamic industry audiences, including pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, diagnostic and contract research organizations; hospital networks; physicians; and communications and other entities. Behind our diverse event portfolio, our experienced team conducts extensive market research and targeted outreach. The results translate into innovative, high-quality events that facilitate the exchange of critical information between industry professionals and suppliers who support shared goals. Our events are the preferred resource for important topical information and networking opportunities with a clear delineation between content and commercialism. Our mission is to bring allied industries together to discuss and strategize on key issues and challenges resulting in the implementation of new ideas, strategies, tactics and key learnings that facilitate the pursuit of their missions which in many cases is to help improve the lives of patients and improve outcomes.

Members of Our Team Enjoy
- Challenging work assignments and advancement opportunity
- Excellent benefits -- health, dental, 401(k), paid vacation, and more
- A culture of innovation and learning, with plenty of professional development opportunities