Meetings & Corporate Event Coordinator -- The Job & Expectations 

  1. You will work closely with our Social Events & Weddings Coordinator, Event Hosts & our Admin & Operations teams to ensure that our clients event goes off without a hitch

  2. Inquiries, tours and sales: The Meetings & Corporate Event Coordinator is responsible for managing all booking inquiries, consulting on availability & venue fit, as well as touring the space, managing follow up and closing the sales.

  3. Third party event coordination: The Meetings & Corporate Event Coordinator is the main point of contact for corporate event and meeting clients, providing them support and resources as they plan their event.

  4. Admin and finance: Liaising with our admin team for invoicing, contracts, collecting commissions.

  5. Client relations: Ensure our clients have an exceptional experience from beginning to end. Handle client complaints and solve problems creatively and efficiently.

  6. Internal event coordination: support as required for the Commons’ community-building initiatives, events and programmes spearheaded by the Community Director (May - Oct).

Candidates Work Experience: Relevant skills to bring to this role

  1. Explain how your work experience relates to the Meetings & Corporate Event Coordinator position at The Commons

  2. What skills have your learned that will positively contribute to the role we are seeking

  3. Prompt any additional questions about potentially relevant work experience from their resume that they did not go over

  4. What do Turnkey (all-inclusive) Events mean to you? What would your role look like / level of involvement in a Turnkey experience? (troubleshooting, recommendations, add-ons (upsell), visualizing for the client / painting a picture)

Name *
What has the candidate described in their previous work experience that would be an asset to this role?
Candidates Personal Rating
Rate your level of skill/experience from 1-10 in each of the following areas. 1 being no experience, 10 being expert
(i.e. ability to effectively interact with clients via email, in person and over the phone while encouraging our services & up selling)
(organize rentals, work directly with vendors, coordinate logistics, oversee admin/finance duties, handle client complaints and requests)
(ability to anticipate client's needs, setting expectations & enforcing policy, ability to maintain professionalism & positivity in high stress situations, propose suggestions, identifying problems that the client doesn't know exists)
(Liasing with other departments, staff & vendor management, event hosting)
(i.e. liaising with culture & engagement team, excitement about community events)
Send Culture Test *
If this candidate makes it through the initial phone interview, then we will send them the culture test in a follow up email.


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Hours of the job: Full time, some evenings and weekends required

Payment structure: Salary - is dependent on experience

Transportation: We are in a car to go zone, there is a bus that drops off near the office - otherwise there is parking at the office