Sponsorship & Events Assistant

Leading professional association seeks driven, creative and highly organized individual to support all aspects of major events. The Sponsorship & Events Assistant will be responsible for supporting the major events of the association, which range in size from 200 guests to over 1,000, and include inspirational award ceremonies, networking events and the signature fundraising gala. The position will also provide support for the retention, recruitment and engagement efforts for a fast-growing portfolio of institutional sponsors including top law firms, consulting firms, technology companies, financial institutions, and more.

This is an entry-level position, but the right candidate will gain significant experience with a wide range of responsibilities and work alongside upper management.

The successful candidate will possess the following qualifications/skills:

  • A college degree
  • Strong organizational, and time and project management skills
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • The ability to manage multiple projects independently and as part of a team
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills to serve as a liaison between volunteer leadership and senior staff
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint) are required
  • Knowledge of ADOBE suite software is a plus

To be considered, a cover letter and resume must be submitted to hr@bostonbar.org.


  • Paid vacation, sick, and personal leave
  • 401(k) retirement plan
  • Health insurance benefits
  • Dental insurance benefits
  • Life, AD&D and LTD insurance benefits