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Appointed Professionals Job Description

This position description was prepared based on feedback from incumbents and supervisors, or from Career Track postings. Human Resources will continue to enhance and refine descriptions as more information becomes available.

UA Title Code: T17829
UA Job Title: Director, Special Events
Job Group: External Affairs & Communications Professionals
Job Category: Communications/Marketing Professional
Pay Grade:
FLSA: Exempt

Purpose of Classification:

Develops, plans, manages, implements, and analyzes a complex annual calendar of events in support of the College of Medicine.

Example of Duties:

  • Serves as the primary resource for general event planning issues and approvals, protocol, and administrative policies related to events
  • Manages, coordinates, and executes all aspects of annual events
  • Develops promotional materials for events
  • Provides specialized administrative and program support
  • Oversees staff and office operations

Minimum Qualifications:

Associate's degree with 5 to 8 years of directly comparable experience; OR bachelor's degree with 3 to 5 years of directly comparable experience

Revised: 09/29/2014