Professional Development Specialist

International Hearing Society - Livonia, MI (30+ days ago)3.9

We are currently seeking an experienced Professional Development Specialist to join our team in our Livonia, Michigan 48154 location.
About Us: The International Hearing Society (IHS), an international not-for-profit association established in 1961 and representing over 4,000 hearing healthcare professionals worldwide, is seeking a high-performing project specialist with 2+ years of experience in a support role, preferably in an association management, education and/or small office environment.
Job Summary: The Professional Development Specialist supports key educational projects by fulfilling daily operations, maintaining database/program files and completing project activities at the highest level of quality. The Professional Development Specialist will work closely with the Department Director and provide administrative support as necessary.
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Job Duties and Responsibilities: Core duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned • Provide excellent customer service • Data enter and maintain records in database • Resolve customer issues • Document progress, processes and produce reports • Process and Fulfill orders • Manage inventory • Work collaboratively with volunteer members, committees, vendors and staff in bringing educational programs to fruition
Additional Responsibilities: Departmental Responsibilities: • Support key projects by fulfilling daily operations, maintaining database/program files and completing project activities at the highest level of quality • Provide administrative support to volunteer committees • Make projects visible and perform related department duties including customer service
Job Requirements Education and Experience: • The successful candidate would have a minimum Associate’s Degree and at least three (3) years of experience in a small office environment • Must be a positive, contributing team player, working with various levels of personnel and members • Ability to emphasize customer service, handle multiple projects concurrently, prioritize tasks and problem-solve, as well as monitor and adjust to unanticipated circumstances • Independent worker, trouble-shooter, and problem solver • Excellent communication (verbal and written) skills • Above average office skills
Required Abilities and Skills: • Excellent verbal and written communications skills • Problem-solving and critical-thinking skills • Knowledge of database applications is required • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Applications including Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Word
Compensation and Benefits: • Competitive market-based salary, commensurate with experience and education • Comprehensive benefits package available
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