Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT), a growing Park Ridge global association, seeks a team-oriented Program Planner.
The Program Planner coordinates all aspects of the programming for assigned MDRT global meetings and serves as a liaison between internal committees and staff departments. Specific responsibilities include assisting Committees with the identification, selection, and contracting of speakers; managing materials for conference calls and on-site meetings; preparing and managing the speaker honorarium and expense budget; coordinating the compilation of speaker review results for meetings; preparing program related spec sheets; and managing the speaker tracking system.
The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years of experience in a fast-paced, team-oriented, deadline-driven, professional environment. The Program Planner must have strong project management, planning skills and attention to detail. MDRT seeks individuals with outstanding communication skills, a focus on providing exceptional customer service and a collaborative, positive attitude. Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite, specifically Excel, Word, and Outlook is required. Ability to travel local, domestically, and internationally up to 10% required.
About Million Dollar Round Table
The MDRT Foundation is the charitable arm of Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT), an independent, global association of financial services professionals. The MDRT Foundation was founded in 1959 to provide MDRT members with a means to give back to their communities. Since its inception, the MDRT Foundation has donated more than $32 million to charitable organizations serving people in 70 countries and all 50 U.S. states. The majority of these funds were raised by MDRT members and financial services industry partners.