Corporate Event Planner


Hospitality and Catering

Advert ID



Calgary Region

Job Type




Salary Range

Up to CAD0.00 per year

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Calgary, AB - (CAN) 734 7th Avenue Southwest Suite 240 AB Calgary , AB T2P 3P8



Job Description

Manpower is currently seeking a Corporate Event Planner for a short-term contract opportunity with a major pipeline client located in Calgary, AB. This position is a hybrid combination role working in-person and work from home (schedule TBD).

Don't wait… Apply today!

What will you be doing?

* Outset strategic planning and cost assessment of best fit location and venue

* Critical path development - in-person and virtual event and employee engagement schedule with budget and support plan for deliverables

* Venue scouting and coordination, event registration

* Support travel planning for out of town

* Oversight of catering and AV

* Speaker prospecting and management

* On-site logistics

* Entertainment/any offsite experiences coordination

What will you bring?

* 8+ years proven experience in hospitality or conference services management to include event planning, food & beverage, AV production, meeting logistics and processes

* Experience creating employee engagement programs and integrated communications plans that include offsite events, facilitating workshops or webinars an asset

* Strong project management skills: establish deliverables, create roadmaps, and implement on time and in budget

* Proficiency with Office 365 Suite that support collaboration and productivity, experience working with Teams, SharePoint, PowerPoint, Forms, Lists and PowerApps considered an asset

* Effective and professional verbal and written communication skills

* Strong problem solving and analytical skills.

In addition to gaining valuable experience with industry leading companies, Manpower rewards associates with:

* Weekly pay via direct deposit

* Medical, Dental, and Life Insurance benefits

* Vacation and General Holiday Pay

* Complimentary access to Manpower s online university with over 5000 courses

* Referral bonus program

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Manpower would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, due to the number of individuals applying to positions at Manpower, only successful applicants will be contacted. All other resumes will be retained for future opportunities.

Manpower is dedicated to building a diverse workforce that reflects the diversity of Canada. We are committed to creating a welcoming, fair and inclusive environment by offering equal opportunity access our services and programs. We encourage all to participate in our staffing and workforce development opportunities, including people of any ethnic or national background, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, Indigenous Peoples and persons with disabilities

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