Event Manager

Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£28k - £30k
Posted
05 Jan 2018
Closes
05 Feb 2018
Job Role
Event Manager

JOB OVERVIEW

Seeking a passionate, creative, bright and enthusiastic Event Manager to help deliver our exciting events calendar in 2018.

This is the perfect opportunity for someone seeking an event management role within a creative events, experiential marketing and live event production agency, with clients in the fashion, beauty and lifestyle sectors.

The role will be a freelance contract for a minimum of a year.

Salary £28k - £30k depending on experience. With benefits and opportunity for an end of year bonus.

REQUIREMENTS

  • 3+ year’s experience in events management, with a focus on creative events, brand experiences and experiential marketing
  • Proactive and creative thinker; problem solving and ability to ‘think and lead on your feet’
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work to deadlines unsupervised in a fast-paced environment, and comfortable working in a dynamic start-up environment
  • Adaptable and above all extremely self-motivated
  • Excellent budgeting, negotiation and vendor management skills
  • A proven track record of the successful execution of multiple event projects
  • Experience of tracking and reporting on event metrics
  • Knowledge of innovative and pioneering trends in current culture and the experiential industry
  • Experience working with brands direct and can contribute new and useful contacts
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint.
  • A socially savvy applicant with a flair for writing blog and social content is desired but is not a must
  • Available from February / March  2018.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Your main responsibilities will include:

  • Supporting the company directors with answering client briefs
  • Executing event projects from start to finish, to include;
    • creating the concept
    • booking / managing suppliers
    • budget management
    • client liaison
    • production management
    • creating event documents such as timelines, budgets, risk assessments and call sheets
    • running the event on the day
  • Assisting with all event operations and logistics, including on-site support across the entire live event period
  • Research in to event trends and market insights, findings will need to be reported back regularly
  • Assist in brainstorming for brand activations and creative concepts
  • Account management and generating new business

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

Experience working within a creative events agency on multiple projects and brands. Must be able to deliver a project confidently, with the support of the Event Director.

Ideally to have experience in organising; press days, product launches, award ceremonies, experiential marketing and fashions shows.

ABOUT US

Collective Two are an innovative and compelling live brand experience agency with a unique approach.

An exciting start-up agency, born out of a passion for delivering unforgettable experiences to both commercial and private clients alike, Collective Two work with a collection of exciting fashion, beauty and lifestyle clients to deliver immersive, experiential concepts to their target audiences.

This is a great opportunity to join a growing creative events agency who work with some amazing big brands. We are a small team with a fun, start-up culture, based in a shared office in Angel.

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