As the food industry association, FMI works with and on behalf of the entire industry to advance a safer, healthier and more efficient consumer food supply chain. We are seeking an Assistant, Education to provide administrative, planning and project management support for FMI’s Education department.
In this multi-faceted role, the Assistant will coordinate FMI Education conference speaker and sponsor communication letters, invoices, and proposals; coordinate the conference survey process; develop and maintain conference mobile apps, web pages and webinars; assist with coordinating committee meeting arrangements; compile conference mailings; assist with the recruitment of respondents and attendees; post information to the FMI website; assist with educational marketing campaigns and track sales and other general office duties.
The person who will succeed in this role will have a college degree (preferably in education or other related field) and at least two years of relevant work experience; an ability to organize, prioritize and accomplish multiple tasks with strict attention to detail; strong computer literacy with a firm understanding of and ability to use Microsoft Office 365 products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) and familiarity with Survey Monkey and Adobe Connect; an ability to understand and use database software to process and maintain spreadsheets; strong writing, proofreading, customer service and team orientation skills, excellent telephone, interpersonal communication and project management skills.
FMI offers an outstanding benefits package including health, dental, vision, 401(k) plan, flexible spending plan, summer hours, 10 paid holidays, volunteer opportunities and much more! Our headquarters is located in Arlington, Virginia just a few blocks away from the Crystal City Metro Station. If you want to showcase your business skills in a fun, supportive, flexible environment that encourages personal and professional growth, please visit our website at www.fmi.org/about-us/careers to apply!
FMI is an equal opportunity employer
About FMI - The Food Industry Association
FMI offers an outstanding benefits package including: health, dental, vision, 401(k) plan, health savings and flexible spending plans, vacation, personal and sick leave, 10 paid holidays and much more! Our headquarters is located in Crystal City (Arlington), Virginia just a few blocks from the Metro. If you want to work with a supportive team in a fun, flexible environment that encourages personal and professional growth, please visit our website at www.fmi.org/about-us/careers to apply!