Convention Manager Jobs in Illinois
Bankers Life and Casualty Company is looking for highly motivated and talented individuals to grow into tomorrow’s management leaders. As an insurance industry leader, we help improve the lives of those we work with in the retirement market. We are preparing to support the Baby Boomer generation as they enter retirement and help to grow the market by 250% over the next 15 years[i]. To meet the nee...
Paragon Global Resources is the premier partner of choice in global mobility, human resources, careers transition and real estate services. Paragon provides innovative programs, value added support, superior customer service and thought leadership to our clients that we serve around the world. Paragon is searching for a Manager of Global Business Development in our Warrenville, Illinois office. If...
We are on the search for a Corporate Sales Manager for a state-of-the-art facility focused on providing the best possible experience to their clients is. They have one of the best reputations in their niche of the industry and have proudly served as the facility of choice for many of the nation's largest organizations. They are located in a peaaceful resort setting just 20-30 minutes away from pri...
NTN Buzztime, Inc. is the world?s leading in-venue social gaming marketing & entertainment provider, and we are hiring >Trusted by over 3,500 bars and restaurants in North America since 1984, Buzztime integrates trivia, card, sports games and live events with in- and out-of-venue marketing, messaging and communication tools. While we don?t take ourselves too seriously, this is a pretty serious bus...
CONFERENCE CENTER SALES MANAGER A premier Chicago conference center that is a dedicated team of professionals focused on just one thing: making your team better than when they arrived. It all adds up to a level of commitment that is unheard of in the hospitality industry. Use a wealth of knowledge to help plan impactful meetings and events. Ensure that attendees leave better than when they arrived...
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$20,000.00 - $98,000.00
Typical Salary for Convention Manager in Illinois
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Education / Training
Some College Coursework Completed
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Serves guests by planning and delivering conference, meeting and special event services; containing costs; maintaining guest-service standards; managing staff.
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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, May 2006
Dealing with Complexity
Prepares reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing convention services data and trends; developing forecasts; maintaining service databases.
Plans convention services by building rapport with and reviewing requirements with convention planners; preparing contracts; issuing confirmations; determining services required; allocating and designing space; ordering equipment, supplies, and materials; contracting with vendors; conferring with catering, maintenance, facilities, security, and front office staffs.
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