Careers at CEM

Current Positions Available  

  • NEW POST 2-28-17

    3-Month Contract Basis Event Assistant (Part Time) – West Des Moines Headquarters
    During this busy growth period, our event team could use your help getting ready for some trips from packets to reviewing charts and more, no two days will be the same. Having a slow day there, hop over to work with the marketing team. Immediate opportunity for March – first week of June. Perhaps 25 hours this week; 15 next – we’re flexible, how about you?

    Tradeshow Coordinator on a Permanent, Part Time to Full Time basis (Possibly 20-25 hours per week for the part time hours) – West Des Moines Headquarters
    Ready for a fun challenge creating a tradeshow from start to finish? You’ll be responsible for 1 – 5 tradeshows a year, based on your hours, including every detail that goes into managing Speakers, Entertainers, Sponsors, Exhibitors, Attendees, Venue flow, A/V, Registration, and all diagrams, staffing assignments, design and more. You’re the Tradeshow Pro – you know how this goes. Only the experienced should apply for this position.

  • NEW POST 2-17-17

    Permanent, Full Time Event Coordinator – West Des Moines Headquarters
    Assist our event planners with event planning responsibilities from A to Z. You’ll partner up with an event planner on assigned client events and have your days filled with a range of activities ranging from assisting with rooming lists, confirming air ticketing, websites, selecting gifting opportunities and more. You too will come to be counted on as a key member of the CEM team.

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    Permanent, Part Time Business Development & Marketing Administrative Assistant (20-25 hours per week) – West Des Moines Headquarters
    This administrative position encompasses a wide range of opportunities, keeping the work engaging. From helping business development directors developing leads, working in SalesForce, creating proposals, marketing CEM globally and with a local presence, handling some day-to-day office needs, managing staff Caring & Sharing outings and more, you’ll come to be counted on as a key member of the CEM team.

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    Business Development Manager Contractor (Remote)

    CEM seeks an experienced Business Development Manager Contractor who thrives on the potential that commission provides. Remote position offers flexible hours and great financial reward potential! Position is primarily responsible for lead generation, follow up, reporting, and closing sales. Favorable consideration will be given to applicants with hotel and travel sales experience who can advise clients on best destinations and properties to consider.
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  • GO AHEAD – send us your resume for our Event Consultant (Full Time) positions – West Des Moines Headquarters.  No current positions are available, yet as they come up we may be able to contact you when they do if your resume is on file.  Four years of incentive or meeting planning experience required, as well as international trip directing beneficial.  If you speak this language: DMC, CVB, BEO, A/D Manifests, Rooming Lists, Customs Brokers, National Speakers Circuit, Sponsors, Risk Mitigation, ROI, Client Value and of course, so much more, then you’ll rise to the top of our list and it’s likely we’ll be speaking to you soon!

To apply for any of these positions, please submit your salary and salary expectation range to – we keep your current employment search confidential at all times. If you have been referred by a current employee or a friend of an employee, please share that with us at the time of application as well.

New! While other companies are taking away benefits, CEM keeps adding more as we grow, offering 401K matching, as well as health, dental, and vision plans.

We’re Growing – and we’re keeping our options open during this extremely exciting time. If you have at least two years of proven full-time event experience – send us your resume and tell us why we should be rushing your name to the top of our list as someone to consider as we create our team of passionate individuals who love serving clients.

What would you bring to CEM, what role would you serve, how could you help us increase our client’s ROI?

Have you worked for a competitor site selection company? Then you’ll want to talk to us as we understand our sales rewards exceed competitor offerings.

Go ahead – peak our interest. For confidential inquiries, contact our president directly at

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