Cardinal Health
Senior Planner, Meetings & Events
At a glance
Location: US-OH-Dublin Map
Posted: 09/20/2019
Closing: 10/19/2019
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Cardinal Health
Job description

What Meetings & Events contributes to Cardinal Health

Meetings and Events is responsible for the development, planning and implementation of internal and external meetings, events aligned with strategic business and brand objectives.

  • Demonstrates knowledge of meeting planning and project management practices, inclusive of the EMEA, APAC, and LATAM regions.
  • Negotiates, manages and/or implements budgets and contracts with external vendors.
  • Demonstrates strong interpersonal skills and serves as a strategic advisor to clients.
  • Utilizes software to track registration, budgets, logistics and other information for meetings & events.
  • Translates the goals and objectives of meetings and events into a positive and effective experience.

Accountabilities

  • Manages the day to day oversight of Cardinal's OUS meetings programs (EMEA, APAC, and LATAM)
  • Leads large programs and manages peer support teams.
  • Negotiates and tracks budgets. Works with internal stakeholders on budget management.
  • Manages vendor partnerships to achieve desired meeting outcomes.
  • Understands and makes recommendations on contract terms related to specific programs.
  • Utilizes technology to strategically manage meetings.

Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree in related field, or equivalent work experience
  • 4+ years' experience in related field; corporate meeting or conference planning highly preferred
  • Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) preferred
  • Ability to travel up to 30%
  • International meeting experience preferred.

What is expected of you and others at this level

  • Applies comprehensive knowledge and a thorough understanding of concepts, principles, and technical capabilities to perform varied tasks and projects
  • May contribute to the development of policies and procedures
  • Works on complex projects of large scope
  • Develops technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems. Solutions are innovative and consistent with organization objectives
  • Completes work independently receives general guidance on new projects
  • Work reviewed for purpose of meeting objectives
  • May act as a mentor to less experienced colleagues

Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Senior Planner, Meetings & Events