Veritaaq Media Events Planner/Event Project Manager (8131) Contract in Edmonton, AB


Branch Edmonton AB CA

Media Events Planner/Event Project Manager (8131)
Edmonton, AB

We serve the telecommunications, financial, oil and gas, and public sectors. Our leading telecommunications client is currently looking for an experienced…

Opportunity Type: Contract

Duration: 4 Months

Our leading telecommunications client is currently looking for an experienced professional to fill a Project Manager position through until December 2015. The key responsibility for the role will be planning and executing media events in locations throughout in Alberta and a few in BC.

The successful candidate will be responsible for coordinating event activities with cross functional teams across multiple segments, executing as planned and manage a budget.


Responsible for project managing the end to end execution of specific media events in various locations in Alberta and BC

Manage and be accountable for budgets, work plans, documentation, execution and analysis of program

Build a strategy for the events with specific focus on site locations, theme of message and schedule.

Lead a cross functional team to manage activities and execute as planned.

Required Skills & Abilities

Leadership: Demonstrated leadership ability and interpersonal skills with a results-oriented approach

Results-driven: Demonstrated ability to deliver on time and on budget

Collaboration: Foster a high performance culture and business atmosphere of collaboration and partnership with cross functional teams showing strong ability to overcome resistance, solve problems, and motivate people to take action.

Communication: Excellent communication (written, verbal) and presentation skills

Proven ability to make strategic recommendations on gap closure initiatives, secure alignment and budget

Experience with the development and execution of events

Desire to “roll up your sleeves” to get things done

Flexibility to travel across Western Canada as required

Required Experience

5+ years progressive experience in Marketing and business management positions

Strong project management skills

Corporate event planning experience

Multitasking and organizational talent

Ability to operate under pressure and meet tight deadlines

Telecom/industry experience and exposure to a variety of marketing roles would be beneficial

We thank you for your application, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Nous vous remercions d’avoir posé votre candidature et désirons préciser que nous ne communiquerons qu’avec les candidats sélectionnés pour une entrevue.

About Veritaaq:
Veritaaq is a leading IT consulting firm with more than 30 years of experience helping businesses meet their technology goals. We are proud of the relationships we’ve built with clients and consultants and stand behind our exceptional quality of service.

Headquartered in Ottawa, Ontario, with offices in Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver, and Calgary, our team includes more than 800 highly specialized consultants. We serve the telecommunications, financial, oil and gas, and public sectors.

To learn more about us, visit our website at www.veritaaq.ca .

Au sujet de Veritaaq :
Veritaaq est un chef de file dans le domaine de la consultation en TI. Depuis plus de 30 ans, nous aidons des entreprises à atteindre leurs objectifs dans le domaine des nouvelles technologies. Nous sommes fiers des relations que nous avons bâties avec nos clients et nos consultants et nous nous portons garants de la qualité exceptionnelle de nos services.

Notre siège social se trouve à Ottawa, en Ontario, et nous avons des bureaux à Toronto, Montréal, Vancouver et Calgary. Notre équipe comprend plus de 800 consultants hautement spécialisés œuvrant dans plusieurs secteurs, notamment les télécommunications, les finances, le pétrole et le gaz, et le secteur public.

Pour plus de renseignements sur Veritaaq, veuillez consulter notre site Web, à : www.veritaaq.ca .

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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Edmonton, AB, CA
Posted on: 2015-07-31
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