Meeting and Events Coordinator

Location
Farmington Hills, Michigan
Salary
Not Specified
Posted
Apr 10, 2018
Closes
Jun 09, 2018
Ref
102059#GIJ--Allstate.2
Job Type
Not Specified
Career Level
Not Specified

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Job Description

The Meetings, Awards, and Promotions (MAPS) team within the regional Sales Support Department is responsible for ensuring the effective delivery of all process outputs related to the design, development, maintenance, negotiation, and execution of meetings, awards, and promotions.

Consults with team members and/or management at an entry level to assist in the design, development, maintenance, negotiation, and analysis of Meetings, Awards, and Promotions (MAPS) processes. This person has a basic understanding of the data, information, terminology, and technology used to extract, analyze and communicate data.

  • Consults with team members and/or management to develop:
    • Priorities
    • Schedules
    • Processes
  • Assists team members with:
    • All meeting standards and processes
    • Regional promotions standards and processes
    • Regional / corporate awards standards and processes
  • Tracking of expenses and budgets

Team Support

  • With direction, participates and contributes to meetings, awards, and promotions that are up to moderate complexity and are small to moderate in scope using acceptable standards
  • Completes tasks as assigned
  • Communicates and presents work status to team members and/or management
  • Actively builds strong relationships among team members to ensure cooperation on assigned work

Technical Support

  • Understands the fundamentals of reporting systems or applications used by a department/discipline

Knowledge Management

  • General knowledge of industry practices, techniques, and standards
  • General knowledge and understanding of sales specific awards and recognition programs
  • The ability to solve routine problems of limited scope and complexity following established policies and procedures

Job Qualifications

  • 1+ years experience planning and coordinating corporate events
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Bachelors Degree preferred
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Moderate to strong negotiation skills
  • Moderate level of computer skills, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access and C-Vent
  • Strong planning and organizational skills, which include great attention to detail
  • Has some financial planning and budget skills
  • Basic project management skills
  • Ability to learn Allstates objectives, principles, theories, and concepts within assigned business area
  • Ability to take direction from management
  • Can solve routine problems of limited scope and complexity, while following established policies and procedures
  • Is patient, competent, and professional with customers; solves customer problems with speed and accuracy, with guidance from supervisor
  • Builds relationships with supervisors, team members, vendors, sales leaders, and agencies
  • Overnight and weekend travel required


The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.

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