Aptive is seeking an Event Manager/Coordinator with 5 years of demonstrated experience in event planning, logistics experience, and marketing skills. This candidate will be responsible for executing numerous internal and external events for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology (S&T) Directorate’s goals to gain stakeholder support and participation in new S&T initiatives.
The Event Manager will support all aspects of planning and execution of events including sourcing venues (in person and virtual), working with a production team to oversee audio-visual support, and management throughout each event. This key team player will also assist with engagement activities and program development focused on communicating and sharing information with key stakeholders.
This mid-level full-time position is primarily located onsite at DHS locations in Washington, DC and Alexandria, VA, though temporary telework will be available during COVID-19. This is a contingent hire position.
The Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) is the science advisor to the Secretary and serves as the research and development arm of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Established by Congress in 2003, S&T conducts basic and applied research, development, testing and evaluation activities in alignment with the DHS mission. S&T does the science that strengthens the nation’s overall security and develops and transitions the technologies that allow those on the front lines to complete their missions effectively and safely.
Aptive is a modern federal consulting firm focused on human experience, digital services, and business transformation. We harness creativity, technology, and culture to connect people and systems to impact the world. We’re advisors, strategists, and engineers focused on people, above all else.
We believe in generating success collaboratively, leaving client organizations stronger after every engagement and building trust for the next big challenge.
Our work inspires people, fuels change and makes an impact. Join our team to be part of positive change in your community and our nation.
What’s in it for you?
· Competitive compensation
· Health, vision, dental and disability plans with company contributions
· 401K plan with immediate vesting and a competitive company match
· Generous paid time off and flexible work schedules
· Flexible savings accounts
· Commuter benefits
· Company-sponsored professional education and training opportunities
Aptive is an equal opportunity employer. We consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, parental status, veteran status, age, disability or any other protected class.
Veterans, members of the Reserve and National Guard, and transitioning active-duty service members are highly encouraged to apply.
This position supports a federal government contract and is subject to compliance with Executive Order 14042, requiring all employees to be fully vaccinated for the COVID 19 virus or be granted an approved medical or religious accommodation. Proof of vaccination or an adjudicated accommodation is requirement of employment for this position.