SENIOR EVENT MANAGER - EVENTS AGENCY

Location
Surrey
Salary
Competitive
Posted
23 Feb 2018
Closes
23 Mar 2018
Ref
16031/001
Contact
Live Recruitment
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
LG16031





Your chance to join a boutique agency organising events around the globe and make a real difference to the events they deliver.



THE COMPANY



Working with a broad base of established clients across sectors including IT, technology, retail and defence this agency prides itself on exceptional delivery and repeat business. Providing full event management services in addition to venue finding and delegate registration services they delivery events both across the UK and internationally including conferences, incentives and award ceremonies.


This is an incredible opportunity to take your career to the next level! With wonderful offices and a supportive team environment this is an opportunity not to be missed!



THE ROLE



Overseeing the team as well as delivering your own events, responsibilities are broad and include:



Account and client management

Overseeing delivery across the board and managing resource allocation

Ensuring SLA's and margins are maintained across the team

Leading on larger projects

Creating event proposals and pitching for business

Venue sourcing (UK and overseas) including site visits

Supplier and venue liaison and negotiation

Multi currency budget management and reconciliation

Direct line management including conducting appraisals



THE CANDIDATE



Candidates must come from an agency background and have proven experience in delivering a broad range of large scale events from end to end, with particular strengths in budget management and reconciliation. Candidates must have strong presentation skills and client management skills as well as proven experience of managing and developing a team. Strong destination knowledge is essential and any languages skills would be an added benefit but is not essential for the role. Candidates must be open to UK and international travel as you will be required to go onsite to manage events.



In return you will get the chance to join this fantastic boutique agency and work with some of the best in the business.



Live specialises in all disciplines (and at all levels) across marketing, creative and events. If this position isn't quite what you're looking for please visit www.live-recruitment.co.uk to view all of the opportunities we are recruiting.

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