EVENT DIRECTOR – VENUE
This is a part time role, 2-3 days a week throughout the year and full time seasonally for Event delivery.
Great opportunity to join this small business , managing the event portfolio of primarily outdoor summer events at an established venue.
This role has full accountability for event planning, performance and profitability and will be responsible for the day to day running of the outdoor events business. The Events Director will take ownership of the event portfolio, driving growth and directly managing the team to deliver results.
You will be commercially minded with financial accountability around the performance, growth, development and profitability of the event portfolio.
The role will plan, oversee, program, and manage all aspects of the event delivery at Temple Island Meadows for Henley Royal Regatta, as well as other events throughout the year.
The key areas of the role include:
· Client & Partner Management
· Leadership of the small team year round and all staff and contractors onsite at the events.
· Licensing and Authorities responsibility and liaison including Health and Safety
· Sales and Marketing
· Large scale budget management including P&L management
You will have experience in planning, producing and managing large scale outdoor events within a small team and be commercially minded with financial accountability. You will have extensive knowledge of producing outdoor events and the key components including finance, licensing, health and safety, commercial rights and partnerships, marketing, creative, production, site management, administration and coordination.
This is a senior role you must have at least 5 years working in outdoor events with the last 2 in a senior role with proven budget accountability. We are looking for someone passionate about events, self sufficient who is unflappable and confident in decision making and leading a large team across multi day events.
For more details on the events www.henleyregatta.com
In return you will get the opportunity to be part of a fantastic team, working on some amazing events.
Please apply with your CV and covering letter via the EventJobSearch Website.
We do not use agencies.