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Events Manager - Kelowna
Are you friendly, charismatic,enjoy working and engaging with the public? Do you have fun working on a team?
We are seeking an energetic, professional, outgoing manager to strategically grow our brand awareness at events throughout the Okanagan. It’s fun, and it’s all about branding and outreach. We are dedicated to the communities we serve, from our advertisers to our news makers and we want to continue to grow on our momentum.
The right candidate must also be able to write and post articles about the events. Taking pics, and promoting on our multitude of outlets, such as Facebook, Instagram, iNFOnews.ca, etc.
You must be business professional with a knack to help with business proposals, professional conduct on sites, strategic decision making, and overall making others happy!
Duties include, but are not limited to; scheduling/planning for events (contract negotiations) and eventually hiring a team of individuals to ensure we capture as many events as possible. In the short term, you are the main person, responsible for engaging the crowd, handing out promotional information and educating people on our marketing services and news site. Taking lots of pics, with regular post updates while on site at the events. Interviewing people attending and putting on the events, and then doing a news worthy story. This position truly has a multitude of duties, all being quite exciting! Reliability and attention to details is key to this role.
Some of the events we are involved with include the Dream Rally, Rib Fest, Knox Mountain Hill Climb, Canada Day, Roots and Blues, Merchants Markets, Car Free Day, Walk to Fight Arthritis, Cops for Kids and many, many more.
You must have a valid Driver’s License and your own reliable vehicle. You will be working in all markets from Kamloops, Vernon, Kelowna, and Penticton. Your main location/office will be Kelowna/Vernon.
This is truly a growing position, and so we are looking for someone that will take us to the next level in the eyes of the public!
- Job Type: Full-time
- Salary: $36,000.00 to $42,000.00 /year
- Experience: Event Management: 1 year (Preferred)
Regional Account Executive - Kamloops
WE‘RE EXPANDING OUR SALES FORCE!
If you have a talent for sales and would enjoy working in a sales position helping small businesses grow, we’d like to talk with you. We are an established business of more than 25 years and are a growing local digital marketing company with clients throughout the Thompson Okanagan Valley. Members of our sales team receive exceptional training, have a base salary with uncapped commissions, bonus opportunities, and enjoy the benefits of working in a 100% promote from within environment. If you’re looking to do meaningful work, and to accelerate your income and career growth at a good company, please keep reading!
Responsibilities and Duties:
This is a ‘fun field’ sales role – client facing and often on deadline, with in-person introductions, consistent prospecting, and a fast paced, relatively quick sales cycle. As our team members introduce and explain our products for digital and print advertising, we find that they become deeply networked in the community where they are staffed, and they grow to become experts in sales, business development and marketing.
iNFOTEL Multimedia offers a broad range of marketing solutions for our clients and continues to evolve with new products and services to optimize our clients return on investment.
- Homepage Advertising.
- Online and Mobile Advertising.
- Search Engine Marketing (SEM).
- Search Engine Optimization (SEO).
- Social Media
- Directories (Online and Print)
Qualifications and Skills:
Must have sales experience.
Compensation is comprised of a base salary, expense allowance and commissions of up to 20% starting immediately in the first year. Commissions are uncapped. Lucrative earning potential and career growth for the right candidate. There is a comprehensive initial training program and ongoing training that will enhance and complement your existing knowledge to prepare you for success. Competitive Benefits plan, including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Disability Benefits. Prior sales experience of online products is an asset, but not required.
A valid driver’s license and vehicle.
Job Type: Full-time
- Sales: 1 year (Preferred)
- account management: 1 year (Preferred)
- Driver’s Licence (Required)