Job outlook Conference And Meeting Planner near Vancouver (BC)

Job opportunities for Conference and event planners (NOC 1226) are good near Vancouver (BC) over the next 3 years. This job outlook is also applicable to people working as a conference and meeting planner.

Job opportunities near Vancouver (BC)

conference and meeting planner
Outlook over the next 3 years
Good

The employment outlook will be good for Conference and event planners (NOC 1226) in the Lower Mainland - Southwest region for the 2019-2021 period.

The following factors contributed to this outlook:

  • Employment growth will lead to several new positions.
  • Not many positions will become available due to retirements.
  • There are a small number of unemployed workers with recent experience in this occupation.

Here are some key facts about Conference and event planners in the Lower Mainland - Southwest region:

  • Approximately 3,460 people work in this occupation.
  • Conference and event planners mainly work in the following sectors:
    • Other services (except public administration) (NAICS 81): 29%
    • Information, cultural, arts, entertainment and recreation services (NAICS 51, 71): 20%
    • Educational services (NAICS 61): 13%
    • Management and Administrative Services (NAICS 55-56): 7%
    • Accommodation and food services (NAICS 72): 7%

Job opportunities in British Columbia

Good

The job outlook for a conference and meeting planner working in British Columbia is good over the next 3 years.

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Labour market conditions across Canada

We expect that there will be a labour SURPLUS for Conference and event planners (NOC 1226) in Canada over the next 10 years.

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