Reporting to the Executive Director, ULI Philadelphia seeks an energetic, organized, and entrepreneurial Associate to serve as an integral member of the team responsible for engaging local volunteer members, managing committees and programs, and working with partners to advance the mission of ULI and deliver value to the membership in the Philadelphia region. The Associate will work closely with the four-person team and member leadership to execute the organization’s Strategic Plan by maintaining administrative and logistical operations of the district council, serving as the team lead for sponsorships and major events, including the development of sponsorship, and creatively contributing to an evolving and growing organization.
The Associate serves as a professional liaison among the district council, ULI headquarters, and Philadelphia (and surrounding region spanning three states) real estate, planning, and development professionals. The Associate will be responsible for building strong relationships with members and partners; providing project management and support various member committees; providing support for the overall operations of the district council; serving as the team lead for events management for signature programs, including the Annual Real Estate Forecast and Awards for Excellence; and supporting current and future strategic initiatives.
The ideal candidate must be proactive and demonstrate an entrepreneurial spirit, strong organizational and project management skills, an ability to manage multiple external stakeholders, excellent verbal and written communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, and general knowledge of or interest in the planning, land use, and real estate sector.
This is a full-time exempt position located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.