Vacancy Announcement: Director of Events
The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Mongolia is an independent organization with the mission to build stronger commercial ties between the United States and Mongolia; actively promote Mongolia as a destination for global investment; and advocate for policies to improve Mongolia’s business environment. AmCham is the official local affiliate of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, which is the largest business federation in the world with over 3 million member companies.
AmCham Mongolia is currently looking for a Director of Events, who will:
- Manage all AmCham events including monthly meetings, networking events, signature events, committee meetings, and other special events to advance the mission of the organization;
- Secure event venues, design events, secure speakers, oversee venue set-up, order necessary food and beverages, manage support staff, coordinate organization with venues, and handle all technical requirements such as lighting and sound; and
- Execute the communications and marketing of all AmCham events including designing event invitations and social media materials, preparing all marketing materials, disseminating event invitations, building the audience, and facilitating media coverage.
The ideal candidate for this position should be a high-caliber professional with superior organizational and planning skills, significant event management experience with a solid working knowledge of social media and a close relationship with local media. Excellent communication skills and the ability to communicate professionally in Mongolian and English are essential. Strong knowledge of the Mongolian business and political landscape is preferred.
To apply, please submit a Cover Letter and CV in a PDF soft copy to the E-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject: Application for Director of Events
Deadline for submissions: Friday, October 2, 2015. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. For more information, please visit www.amcham.mn or call the AmCham office at 7000-3437