Event Coordinator

Event Coordinator

Events Coordinators plan and organise special events, including parties, wedding receptions, product launches, conferences and conventions. The average salary of an Event Coordinator is $60,530 per annum.

Depending on whether you work in-house for an organisation or as part of an event management business, your daily duties can include scouting and booking venues, liaising with presenters and management, marketing, evaluation and reporting.

Salary range
Average salary $60,530
salary range
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Projected job growth
9% by 2020
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Employment by region
The top three regions for employment as an Event Coordinator are:
NSW 36.2%
VIC 25.4%
QLD 18.9%
Source: joboutlook.gov.au

Key skills required

The top skills for an Event Coordinator are:
  • Enjoy working with people
  • Good organisational skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Good interpersonal and supervisory skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Neat personal appearance
  • Comfortable working with computers
  • Able to negotiate, delegate and work under pressure
  • Good time management skills
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