NBAA is seeking a Manager, Tradeshow Exhibits to serve a key role in preparing, organizing and executing NBAA’s trade shows. These include NBAA’s Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (NBAA-BACE), the third-largest trade show across American industries; the European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition, the largest European business aviation event with more than 12,000 annual attendees; and the Asian Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition, the largest business aviation event in Asia, which draws over 9,000 people annually to Shanghai.
Specific responsibilities for these events will include conducting the exhibitor booth lottery and placement, communicating regularly with exhibitor-appointed contractors (EACs), configuring the display floor, enforcing association and venue rules/regulations, billing and collecting fees, and related exhibitor management tasks.
NBAA is a nonprofit trade association serving a dynamic and growing industry. From our headquarters in downtown Washington, DC, staff members deliver top-notch customer service to our members across the world. NBAA offers generous benefits and a collegial work environment in the heart of the nation’s capital.
NBAA seeks candidates with outstanding customer service instincts, effective oral and written communication skills, and demonstrated ability to resolve challenges while working under time constraints. Candidates must have at least three years’ experience as a floor manager in the conventions/exhibits industry and a track record of successful project management.
Founded in 1947 and based in Washington, DC, the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) is the leading organization for companies that rely on general aviation aircraft to help make their businesses more efficient, productive and successful. The association represents more than 11,000 companies and provides more than 100 products and services to the business aviation community, including the NBAA Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition, the world's largest civil aviation trade show. Learn more about NBAA at www.nbaa.org.