Employment Opportunities

Current Employment Opportunities

Trade Show Manager

What you will get:

  •     The chance to work with a wide network of sponsors, exhibitors and industry experts
  •     A close-knit team of co-workers eager to get to know you and help you succeed
  •     A flexible work environment, respectful of work-life balance
  •     The opportunity to build and manage Canadas 4th largest trade show (450 exhibitors)
  •     Rewarding and challenging experience at a world-class and world-renowned agricultural event

What you will do:

  •     Reporting directly to the CEO, the Trade Show Manager is responsible for managing all aspects of Agribition's trade show across the entire Evraz Place property
  •     Manage online registration system for exhibitors
  •     Plan and execute load-in/load-out of all trade show exhibitors during Agribition
  •     Negotiate exhibitor contracts
  •     Manage and direct temporary staff assigned to you
  •     Take on progressively more responsibility for facilities, entertainment and trade show business development

What you will bring:

  •     Ability to work well with others and an extremely positive team attitude
  •     Proficiency in the Microsoft Office suite of programs, as well as Adobe Photoshop
  •     Effective written and oral communication skills
  •     A strong focus on building and maintaining professional relationships
  •     Time management and attention to detail
  •     Knowledge of the agriculture industry or Canadian Western Agribition is considered an asset  
  •     A diploma, certificate or degree in marketing, business administration, hospitality, tourism, event management or a relevant combination of education and experience

Canadian Western Agribition is an equal opportunity employer. The successful candidate will receive a compensation package including salary, performance incentives, health & wellness credits, paid vacation, health & dental benefits, an RRSP plan, and professional training opportunities.

Please send resume, cover letter and salary expectations to Chris Lane at careers@agribition.com prior to May 5.