Academy Intern
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX
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Job Description

Meeting Professionals International (MPI) is the largest meeting and event industry association worldwide. We are the association for people who bring people together.

Founded in 1972, MPI provides innovative and relevant education, networking opportunities and business exchanges, and acts as a prominent voice for the promotion and growth of the industry. MPI has a global community of 60,000 meeting and event professionals including more than 17,000 engaged members and its Plan Your Meetings audience. It has more than 90 chapters and clubs in 19 countries.

We understand that when people meet face-to-face, it empowers them to stand shoulder-to-shoulder. That's why we lead the world in professional development that advances the meeting and event industry - and the careers of the people in it. We connect the connectors so they can produce experiences that inspire, educate and energize.

Because when people meet, they can think in ways previously unthought. Because when people meet, they can break barriers.

Because when people meet, they can change the world.


MPI Academy gives event professionals access to cutting-edge education and event planning certification programs that enhance critical job skills. These educational experiences are done both on-line and in-person. The MPI Academy Intern will be able to gain a behind-the-scenes look at how an adult education program operates and the many different factors that go into creating, planning, and delivering top-notch educational sessions to industry professionals.

Role/Responsibilities

The Intern will assist our MPI Academy team creating education for the meeting industry community. The intern will collaborate and communicate with the Academy team, develop time management and critical thinking skills in a hands-on, faced-paced environment.

  • Track registrations
  • Prepare and ship materials for certificate programs
  • Create sessions and webinars in the LMS
  • Create and deploy session surveys
  • Assist with in-person and virtual deliveries

Qualifications

  • Junior or senior status at a four-year college or recent college graduate
  • Major in business, hospitality, adult learning or education
  • Experience with Microsoft suite and tech fluency
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Effective time management skills; ability to manage multiple tasks
  • Detail oriented

Timing

  • 3 months
  • 40 hours per week

Job Type Internship