Event Planner Posted on Dec 08, 2017 by 5centsCDN Inc.
Location Edmonton, AB
Earnings $26.75 hourly
Work Hours 40 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 1 Vacancy
Closing Date Feb 08, 2018
2 years to less than 3 years
Business Equipment and Computer Applications
Recruit, hire and supervise staff and/or volunteers
Planning and Management Skills
- Promote conference and meeting services or special events
- Plan for social events and guest programs
- Plan and arrange for trade shows and exhibits
- Inspect and select sites
- Develop marketing and communication plans
- Determine requirements for hospitality services, signage, multi-media equipment, printing and other technical services, and arrange for and manage contracts for these services
- Develop sponsorship, partnership or fundraising programs
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
Attention to detail
How to Apply
Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.
Feb 08, 2018
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Interest in co-ordinating services such as accommodation, transportation, conference halls and other facilities, catering, signage, displays, translation, special needs requirements, audio-visual equipment, printing and security; in organizing registration of participants; in approving suppliers' invoices; in ensuring compliance with required by-laws; and in hiring, training and supervising support staff
Interest in speaking with trade and professional associations and other groups to promote and discuss conference, convention and trade show services and to negotiate contracts for services; and in meeting with sponsors and organizing committees to plan scope and format of events
Interest in planning entertainment and social gatherings for participants and in publicizing events
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