Client Experience Events Specialist

  • Deloitte
  • Toronto, ON, Canada
  • Jun 13, 2018
Full time Event Management Event Planning

Job Description

Client Experience Events Specialist

 

Date Posted: Jun 12, 2018

Reference Code: 36404-en_US

Job Type:  Permanent 

Primary Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada 

All Available Locations: Toronto 

 

Deloitte is currently seeking a Client Experience Events Specialist to join our team in Toronto. The successful candidate will have significant meeting planning experience in corporate meetings and events.  High level of knowledge of the hospitality industry is a huge asset.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Manage conferences/meetings/special events
  • Liaise directly with partners and staff for local office
  • Co-ordinate all logistical aspects of meetings such as:
    • venue selection
    • review and approval of vendor contracts
    • cost projection and budget analysis for each event
    • online registration/event management
    • rooming lists
    • meeting room set-ups
    • audio visual requirements
    • catering arrangements/menu selection
    • on-site registration
    • co-ordination of on-site simultaneous interpretation
    • ground transportation arrangements
    • supplier and vendor management
    • collaborate with clients and share industry best practices

 

External Posting Qualifications

  • Minimum of 3-5 years' experience in event planning
  • Advanced computer skills in MS Word, Excel & Outlook
  • Experience with web-based event management/registration tool
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and client service skills
  • Ability to work under time pressure and deal effectively with stress
  • Ability to multi task
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Flexibility to work overtime and travel to attend on-site meetings when required
  • Bilingualism (English, French) an asset

 

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Canada