Virtual Temporary Program Manager

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: New Jersey, New York

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Thu, Mar 22, 2018

Job Category: Program Management, Travel

Telecommute Level: Occasionally

Travel Requirements: Field Travel Required, Some Travel

Employment Status: Temporary

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Education Level: Some College

Job Summary

A travel management company is filling a position for a Virtual Temporary Program Manager.

Candidates will be responsible for the following:

  • Owning and managing client relationships for meetings and events
  • Updating budget throughout the process and keep client informed on changes
  • Managing day-to-day industry and customer relationships

Must meet the following requirements for consideration:

  • Attend supplier educational sessions as required
  • Must have an extensive working knowledge of New York City hotels, venues and restaurants
  • Minimum 5 years meeting planning, hotel sales and/or catering/convention services required
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in client management
  • Minimum of 5 years experience managing outside vendors, sourcing, negotiating and contracting hotels and other services
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications and proficiency in Cvent