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.


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

Linked Education ( CESM Codes ) : 

416 - Specialised Sales, Merchandising and Marketing Operations

Specific Occupations: 

333201 - Events Manager
Description : Organises and coordinates services related to all aspects of an event from design and planning to production.
Green Occupation : No
Green Skill : NoTrade : No
Specializations : Conference and Event Organizer, Conference Planner, Destination Manager, Event Planner, Exhibition Director, Exhibition Organiser, Function Planner, Functions Manager, Government Protocol or Civic Event Organiser, Marketing Campaign Organiser, Social/Life Cycle Coordinator, Trade Fair Manager, Wedding Planner

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Source Of Info: 

Source : Organising Framework for Occupations (OFO) 2013, Department of Higher Education and Training, Republic of South Africa