Are you passionate about experiential marketing? Do you thrive at event planning in a dynamic setting? Do you have an understanding of the Automotive Industry?
Lumency is currently recruiting for a full time permanent Event Account Coordinator (Associate Consultant | Experiential) to support our Experiential Team with Experiential Marketing activations and manage client's promotional vehicles.
Reporting to the Consultant | Experiential, the Event Account Coordinator is responsible for supporting the team in the execution of assigned experiential programs, including strategic alignment, planning, execution, budgeting and reconciliation.
Duties and Responsibilities
Assist in venue sourcing
Contribute to new ideas for projects and programs
Develop and track project workback schedules
Research and develop training documents for in-field team development
Oversee shipping, vendor, travel and accommodation logistics
Source program materials that align with client and program goals
Fleet (Vehicle) Management:
Strategically plan and facilitate vehicle fleet orders with client’s internal fleet administration team
Track and audit fleet unit inventory
Receive fleet incident reporting and insurance claims
Coordinate repairs, cleaning and service with dealers and preferred vendors
Develop fleet focused assets for the Lumency team (training material, collateral, legal, forms, keys
Plan and facilitate basic vehicle training and attend new client product launch briefs and product training where required
Conduct training for in-field team members on projects
Manage and support in-field team members throughout each project
Support the ongoing cultivation of positive partnering relationships with clients
Foster relationships with vendors and other agency partners
Understand client's what, how and why statements
Maintain clear, open lines of communication with people manager, workgroup and agency at large
Support ongoing develop of a positive agency culture
Act as a Lumency champion in the marketplace
Other duties as required
Work Environment: This role works out of the Lumency open-concept, dynamic office and requires daily computer work (research, typing, etc.). This role may require travel to event locations across Canada.
Travel Requirements: This position will be based in Toronto, with one day a week required at our client's office in Scarborough. May require travel within the GTA and Canada (up to 40%).
Post-secondary education in communications, marketing, and/or event planning (an asset)
Six (6) months to one (1) year of related experience in an event planning role
Experiential marketing agency experience is considered an asset
Experience with automotive industry or promotional work is considered an asset
Full "Class 5" or "G" Driver's Licence
Certification / Coursework in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint is considered an asset
Skills and Abilities:
Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills
Excellent communication skills (written & verbal), ability to effectively communicate with clients, vendors, suppliers and co-workers
Ability to read specialized and technical materials
Superb problem solving skills
Lumency is a client side sponsorship and experiential marketing agency with offices in Toronto and New York. Our culture is rooted in our core values: credibility, ownership, transparency and continuous improvement. We are committed to the growth and development of our team members.
Established in 1996, we believe in better. We create partnering relationships with industry leading clients.
Lumency is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Accordingly, we will make reasonable accommodations to respond to the needs of people with disabilities in accordance with legislation.
We would like to thank all interested applicants; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.