• Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners
  • Business, Management and Administration
  • Meeting, convention, and event planners coordinate all aspects of professional meetings, events, and conventions. They choose meeting locations, arrange transportation, and coordinate other details.

    What do they typically do

    • Meet with clients to understand the purpose of the meeting or event
    • Plan the scope of the event, including time, location, and cost
    • Solicit bids from potential event sites and service providers like florists or photographers
    • Inspect event sites to make sure that they meet the client's requirements
    • Coordinate event services such as rooms, transportation, and food service
    • Monitor event activities to ensure the satisfaction of the client and event attendees
    • Review event bills and approve payment
    • Monitor event activities to make sure they follow regulations and laws and to resolve problems that arise

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    Job Growth +1.4%
    Job Opening 464

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