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Events Manager - Temp-to-Hire

Company: The Ford Agency
Location: Arlington
Posted on: May 10, 2022

Job Description:

Candidates for this position must be based in DC, MD, or VA area or have independent plans for relocation.

An international development organization has partnered with The Ford Agency to find an Events Manager to support their global youth programs. Joining a dynamic team focused on social impact, this role will design, plan, and execute all programs and events. Qualified candidates will have the demonstrated ability to think strategically and see the big picture, while still managing the myriad logistical details. This is an excellent opportunity for someone with a community organizing background looking to use their skills to create global change. This is a temp-to-hire role and candidates must be located in the DC area.

Responsibilities Include:
Coordinate event logistics with internal teams and external partners and vendors
Support engagement of youth attendees and volunteers
Manage agendas, mobile applications, and other materials for each event
Evaluate events against key program goals

Qualifications Include:
Bachelor's Degree
2+ years' experience in community building or event planning
High emotional intelligence and cross-cultural communication skills
Ability to problem solve in fast-paced environment

The Ford Agency is a recruiting firm based in Washington, D.C. We represent a broad range of organizations including: non-profits, associations, legal, consulting, and government relations firms. This position is an opening with one of our clients.

This is a temp-to-hire position. For immediate consideration, please send your resume to:

ATTN: Events Manager

To see more positions available through The Ford Agency, please check out our website at

Keywords: The Ford Agency, Arlington , Events Manager - Temp-to-Hire, Executive , Arlington, Virginia

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