Halifax, NS, CA

Description

If you are an entrepreneur at heart with a passion for coordinating projects you might want to keep reading. Our team is looking for a dynamic individual with experience in marketing, business development, event management and social media to coordinate two major projects, Invest Atlantic and Smart Energy conferences. The role is best suited for an entrepreneurial minded go-getter keen to help lead a 36 year old business in new directions while earning ownership in the company. You will be responsible for most aspects of coordinating projects whether it be an energy conference or an investor initiative to attract investors into the region. From your home office, you will work with team members to meet sales goals through targeted social media, marketing and one-on-one communications with industry executives and key stakeholders, so you will need to be sharp.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities

* Oversee increase revenues by reaching out to existing and new partners (sponsors) and attendees

* Refresh communication plan including social media for outreach to audiences

* Develop and manage contacts on web-based customer management database

* Liaise with event partners, key stakeholders and attendees

* Craft key email and social media messages including graphics

* Tracking of project based revenue and expense items

Additional Information

If you are a high achiever who wants to take us to the next level, you'll relish in the rewards while working flex-time from your home office at your pace. Yes, that includes several long weekends. 

We think our team has a competitive edge, we are high achievers who enjoy finding solutions to our customers' pains. If track history speaks for itself then we have an impressive following of key industry stakeholders and clients who have supported us over 36 years. Not too shabby. 

Weekly hours initially range from 5 to 20 hours starting Dec 2016 with an hourly/contract price and milestone bonuses with full time potential for the right individual.

If you are entrepreneurial minded and interested in this challenging opportunity, please apply online below. In addition to a cover letter and your resume we welcome creative ideas on how you see achieving the aforementioned goals, it could give you a competitive edge