FREEMAN Administrative Assistant - Sales - Ottawa, ON in Ottawa, Ontario

Since 1927, Freeman has provided customers with comprehensive services for face-to-face marketing events including expositions, conventions, corporate events and exhibits. Headquartered in Dallas, with more than 70 offices in North America and the United Kingdom, Freeman produces more than 15,000 events annually. Freeman has the ability to assist customers in all aspects of the trade show process, from set-up to take-down and everything in between. An employee-owned company, Freeman places an emphasis on respect for people, providing unparalleled customer service. Freeman has received numerous awards for excellence in the trade show industry.

SUMMARY

Freeman Expositions, Ltd. in Ottawa is seeking a talented, enthusiastic Sales Administrative Assistant who will give our clients both the best internal and external service in the industry. The primary purpose of this role is to assist sales and account management team with event productions in our sales team. Additional responsibilities include:

  • Preparing and distributing work tickets

  • Coordinating production forms, exhibit kit requests, graphics order forms and floor plan request

  • Arranging conference calls, meetings and travel arrangements and expense reports

  • Assisting the sales team at show site

REQUIREMENTS

  • Minimum three (2) years experience in an sales administrative role or tradeshow work experience

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite including Word, Excel, and Powerpoint

  • The ability to type 50 words a minute

EDUCATION

  • High School Diploma or College Degree

PREFERRED

  • College Degree &/or combination of education & work experience

  • Knowledge of Total Show System (TSS), Salesforce.Com (SFDC), Event Process Solutions (EPS), SAP and InDesign

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package. In compliance with Ontario’s Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act , if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a position with Freeman, please e-mail. Calls should be limited to disability-related assistance only and should not be used for any other inquiries.