AHLA’s Marketing & Communications department tells the story of our association, our members, and the hotel industry. Within this department is an internal communications team responsible for working cross-departmentally to gather all the latest AHLA information for the Marcomms department. The Manager, Presentation Design will design presentation slideshows for AHLA executives and graphics for the entire Marcomm team.
Design, maintain, and distribute presentation slideshows (with Microsoft PowerPoint) for AHLA executives
Design graphical elements for slideshows and for use on social media, videos, and marketing materials
Draft one-pagers and talking pointsto AHLA executives ahead of conferences and presentations
Assist Internal Communications Officer in gathering, distributing, and filing talking points for Marcomm requests
Coordinate with Internal Communications Officer and Director, Executive Communications on all messaging
File all deliverables in project management system
Other duties and responsibilities as assigned
Education and Experience:
At least three years experience in slide and graphic design. Previous work on executive presentations preferred.
Skills and Attributes:
Excellent oral and written communication skills; willingness to be coached
Excellent copy editing and proofreading skills
Meticulous attention to detail
Fluent in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
Expert knowledge in PowerPoint
A creative eye for slide design
Exceptional organizational and time management skills with the ability to multi-task and prioritize work assignments
Team player with a high level of professionalism, self-motivation, ability to learn quickly, and a positive attitude
Ability to work both independently and collaboratively across the department and organization
Position based in the Washington DC area
Hybrid position 3 days in (Mon-Wed or Tue-Thurs.)
Interested applicants can apply by following the link:
AHLA is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage you to apply even if your experience is not a 100% match with the position. We are looking for someone with relevant skills and experience, not a checklist that exactly matches the job description. We want to help you grow and in return, you help us grow into a stronger, more inclusive organization. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.
For more than 100 years, the American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) has been the foremost representative of and advocate for the U.S. lodging industry. We are the only national association that represents all segments of an industry that is among the 10 largest business sectors in America. We advocate for our members so they can do their best at what matters most: serving guests, employees and their communities.
From major global brands to the small inns and bed & breakfasts, AHLA provides a singular voice that brings together the industry’s multitude of constituents. Our industry is incredibly diverse and represents everyone from brand CEO's to independent hotel owners, general managers and hotel staff and is an integral contributor to the American economy.