Occupation Profile – Conference and Event Organiser – (ANZSCO 149311) – Skilled / Employer-Sponsored Migration

ANZSCO Code149311
Occupations in this Group149311 Conference and Event Organiser
DescriptionOrganises and coordinates services for conferences, events, functions, banquets and seminars.
Skill Level2
Alternative TitlesEvent Management Consultant
SpecialisationsEvent Planner
Exhibition Organiser
Wedding Coordinator
Occupation ListShort-term Skilled Occupation List (STSOL)
Combined list of eligible skilled occupations for subclasses 457 and 186
CaveatsExcludes positions that:

  • are in businesses that have an annual turnover of less than AUD$1M; or
  • that have a nominated base salary of less than AUD$65,000.
Caveat Relevant ‘note’ no. in instrument2,19
Tasks-promoting conferences, conventions and trade shows to potential customers
-responding to inquiries concerning services provided and costs for room and equipment hire, catering and related services
-meeting with clients to discuss their needs and outlining package options to meet these needs
-arranging and coordinating services, such as conference facilities, catering, signage, displays, audiovisual equipment, accommodation, transport and social events, for participants
-organising registration of participants
-negotiating the type and costs of services to be provided within budget
-overseeing work by contractors and reporting on variations to work orders
Skills Assessment AuthorityVETASSESS
Related OccupationsNone
State Sponsorship OptionsSkilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) Sponsorship
Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 489) Sponsorship
English RequirementsCompetent English (e.g. IELTS: at least 6 in each skill)