LBCG occupies a unique and exciting niche in the B2B events industry – since 2005 we have developed a high-value, high-quality conference model based on sound, thorough research that is proven to meet the complex business interests and requirements of our customers, as well as delivering consistent commercial successes across our portfolio.
In 2017 we now enjoy a highly visible international presence through our brands (including American Business Conferences), and are operating in an increasing range of industry sectors and geographical regions.
Reporting to the Company Directors, the Operations Director is a senior management position and you will have overall responsibility for our London office and general business operations, and will directly manage the event management and customer services teams.
You will be a powerful and energetic presence in the office, handling all organisational and administrative issues for the London office, including some finance and HR/ staff management.
The role will also include regular business travel to our international events (North America and worldwide) to ensure the effective on site delivery of our conferences and ensure the highest quality standards are upheld and identifying opportunities to improve our business based on customer feedback.
You will also be responsible for optimising profitability by managing costs via the relevant departmental heads.
You will possess razor sharp attention to detail and a meticulous approach to work standards.
You will be an experienced and accurate proof-reader.
With at least seven years operational experience in the commercial events industry, including within the event management function, and at least five of those in a senior management/ leadership position, you will have excellent core skills in business communications, financial management, people management, contract negotiation, and contract and supplier management.
Above all you will have genuine passion for the events industry and looking for an opportunity to further your career in a fast-moving, dynamic business environment.