The average salary for a Conference Manager in Australia is AU$62,041.
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Job Description for Conference Manager
Conference manager oversees all duties related to organizing conferences Duties that this manager may perform include finding sponsors to minimize client costs, following up with clients to confirm conference-related decisions, and locating the best vendors available within budget. The conference manager must present and respond to proposals and bids from vendors, find audio/visual providers, and determine accommodations for participants, conference locations, and transportation. Additionally,…Read more
Conference Manager Tasks
- Handle meeting logistics including travel for attendees, meeting setup, entertainment, and catering.
- Arrange supplies and equipment for speakers, vendors and workshop leaders for the day of the event.
- Work with copywriters, graphic designers and webmasters to create print and Web communications used before, during and after the conference.
- Work with caterers, venues and other vendors to negotiate contracts and determine conference cost.
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Popular Skills for Conference Manager
Skills in Contract Negotiation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Operations Management, Event Planning and Event Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Conference Manager
An early career Conference Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$60,074 based on 19 salaries. A mid-career Conference Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$66,000 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Conference Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$67,232 based on 6 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$79,327.
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