Responsible for planning and executing all logistics for conferences, client dinners, and corporate events. Manage FHLBank Chicago presence at trade association events in coordination with other departments. Also responsible for execution of FHLBank Chicago marketing plan by coordinating content and co-creating collateral.
Responsibility for end-to-end event planning/coordination for conferences, client dinners, and corporate events.
Events includes FHLBank Chicago conferences and regional meetings, trade association events, FHLBC corporate events, product education and other forums, and webinars
Establish relationships with industry professionals to source and maintain a list of potential conference speakers
Responsibility for co-creation, conceptualization, and implementation of sales and marketing campaigns, working closely with sales and solutions team and the Communications Department
Position requires occasional travel to support out-of-town client events and conferences
Other Members and Markets projects as assigned.
Skills / Qualifications:
3-5 years experience in event planning/coordination or marketing required.
Experience in banking/marketing in a financial institution preferred.
Bachelor's degree required.
MS Office (MS PowerPoint, Excel, Word) required; Access strongly preferred.
Experience working with Cvent registration software preferred.
Other Skills and Abilities:
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to manage multiple projects.
Self-motivated and proactive.
Attention to detail and process-orientation.
Customer focus and interpersonal savvy.
Conflict management and problem solving.
Time management skills.
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About Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago
The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago is a $72.0 billion wholesale bank and one of 11 district banks chartered in 1932 by the U.S. Congress to improve the availability of funds to support home ownership. The FHLB Chicago is a member-owned cooperative serving members in our district of Illinois and Wisconsin. All federally insured depository institutions, insurance companies engaged in residential housing finance, credit unions, and community development financial institutions located in our district are eligible to apply for membership. Today, the FHLB System, which is regulated by the Federal Housing Finance Agency, has more than 7,500 members.
The FHLB Chicago strives to be a valuable partner to our member financial institutions in Illinois and Wisconsin during all phases of financial and economic cycles. The mission of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago is to partner with our member shareholders in Illinois and Wisconsin to provide them competitively priced funding, a reasonable return on their investment in the Bank, and support for community investment activities.
The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago is committed to diversity at all levels of our organization from t...he employees we hire to the programs, institutions, and businesses we support. Our goal is to recruit, hire, and develop talented staff and to offer a work environment that allows them to do their best work.