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Show Opportunities - Published on 2022-12-19

COMPANY SUMMARY 

If you like to be challenged, JPdL is the place for you! For more than 40 years, JPdL has been coordinating thousands of captivating international, national and regional events for groups from 50 to 15,000 participants. Our meticulous organization and our reliable logistical support guarantee to our clients a flawless event and a peace of mind. We have a great staff of professionals and our teamwork is unmatched. Join us and enjoy a fulfilling job! 

We are located in downtown Montréal, with direct access to the Metro Peel. 

 

REPORTING RELATIONSHIP 

The Scientific Program Manager reports directly to the Director of Operations. 

 

Scientific Program Manager, Conference Division  

Strong customer service background in planning and managing a scientific program in collaboration with the scientific committee and clients.  Working with Societies/Clients responsible for National and International conferences to provide them guidance and the development of project timelines and project deliverables to ensure a successful program.  

 

ROLE AND RESPONSABILITIES 

  • Previous experience in managing scientific and/or academic conferences; 
  • Experience managing and planning a program with the scientific committee for large National and International conferences; 
  • Must have conference planning experience in managing abstracts, calls for papers, e-posters and program development; 
  • Experience working with an abstract planning system (Aventri or other system); 
  • Proficient verbal and written communication skills in French and English (a must); 
  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to re-assess priorities and manage multiple projects; 
  • Ability to work under pressure and on multiple events with various deadline dates; 
  • Ability to work within a team setting; 
  • Time management skills are essential; 
  • Proficient computer skills in a Microsoft 365 environment including Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Knowledge of Microsoft SharePoint, Microsoft Teams and Asana is an asset; 

 

If you believe you have what it takes to be part of the JPdL team, please send your resume and cover letter to communications2@jpdl.com 

We thank all candidates for their interest; however only the candidates retained for an interview will be contacted. 

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