Conference Coordinator - Higher Ed. coordinates conferences and workshops for the university/college. Responsible for most aspects of the conference/workshop programs including the program budget, selection and design, as well as the registration and payment processes. Being a Conference Coordinator - Higher Ed. reserves locations and arranges for any extra necessities including meals, lodging, or transportation. Requires a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Additionally, Conference Coordinator - Higher Ed. typically reports to a supervisor or manager. To be a Conference Coordinator - Higher Ed. typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. Gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work.