MCI is the world’s leading provider of strategic engagement and activation solutions and has been a key driver of innovation in the meetings, events, association and congress industries since 1987. Through creative live experiences and digitization, globalization, brand enhancement and content strategies, MCI helps multinational companies and international associations to enhance organizational performance, grow globally, energize communities and drive business results.
We have an opportunity for an experienced Sales Planning & Product Buyer (Meetings & Events)
What will you be doing….
Something different every day!
Using both your left brain and right brain regularly to develop creative proposals and detailed budgets
Using your research skills to source venues, hotels and destinations around the world
Learning about new products and suppliers
Coming up with creative solutions to suit our clients’ needs
Juggling multiple projects and deadlines
Working collaboratively with a team to brainstorm ideas
Negotiating contracts with hotels and suppliers
Project management for incoming client requests to ensure proposals are delivered on time
Building and maintaining relationships with suppliers and clients
To be successful in this role……
You have minimum 3 years’ experience in proposal development in the meetings, incentive or event industry
You thrive on developing innovative & creative event proposals
You have strong destination and venue knowledge and enjoy researching venues and event products
You are highly organized with a strong attention to detail and enjoy working in a fast paced, fun & collaborative team environment
If you are excited about this opportunity and this sounds like you, come and join our team!
Required Experience, Skills & Abilities
Please note: Applicants who do not already have legal permission to work in Canada will not be considered.
This is a full time permanent position in our Toronto office.
Please email your resume and cover letter by August 7, 2017 in confidence to firstname.lastname@example.org
We thank all applicants for their interest and advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted. For more information, visit our website at www.mci-group.com/canada.