Advantage Media Group | ForbesBooks has an exciting opportunity for a Speaker Booking Agent with expertise in working with and booking high profile professional speakers. Advantage works with top tier business professionals to position, promote, and market them as the thought leader and expert in their industry, community, or marketplace by providing speaking opportunities.
The mission for the Speaker Booking Agent (SBA) is to secure speaking engagements for our Members while coordinating and onboarding them into our ForbesSpeakers Membership program. The SBA will be the Member’s main point of contact in regards to booking upcoming speaking arrangements. Success will be reflected by meeting the Member’s goal of securing speaking engagements and their retention in the ForbesSpeakers program. You will build and maintain relationships with event planners while researching venues and events that would fit into our Member’s ideal speaking profile. This is a remote and commission-based role.
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Advantage | ForbesBooks is an entrepreneurial, high growth company with opportunity for advancement and lots of upward mobility. Professional development programs offered. We offer great Vacation/PTO benefits, a great Medical/Dental program, 401(k) with company contribution and other nice perks. Advantage has a solid reputation for being a great place to work and we highly value the commitment and contribution of those on our team.
This position is based remotely and is a commission-based position.