3332-Conference and event planners

Job Title: 

Conference and event planners

Job Description: 

Conference and event planners organize and coordinate services for conferences, events, functions, banquets and seminars.


Tasks include

  • promoting conferences, conventions and trade shows to potential customers
  • responding to inquiries concerning services provided and costs for room and equipment hire, catering and related services
  • meeting with clients to discuss their needs and outlining package options to meet these needs
  • (d) arranging and coordinating services, such as, conference facilities, catering, signage, displays, audiovisual and computer equipment, accommodation, transport and social events, for participants, logistical arrangements for presenters
  • organizing registration of participants
  • negotiating the type and costs of services to be provided within budget
  • overseeing work by contractors and reporting on variations to work orders.
Specific Occupations: 

Conference and event organizer

Conference planner

Wedding planner

Administrator, conference/Consultant, events /management/Coordinator (conference Events/ function/ wedding)

Manager(account: organizing conferences or events/ events/ functions/ reception: weddings)

Officer, activities: organizing conferences or events/Organizer, conference and event

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Source Of Info: 

Source: Pakistan Bureau of Statistics, PSCO-2191