Event Manager

Location
London
Salary
£ - 30000 per annum
Posted
20 Mar 2018
Closes
19 Apr 2018
Ref
DC/10904
Contact
Diane Carters
Sector
Agency
Function
Event Marketing
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Role
Event Manager
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and experienced Event Manager to join an integrated marketing communications, events and creative agency.

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Lead the logistical requirements of all event projects under your remit, whilst overseeing the client relationship and budget control.
  • Assist with research and development of new business pitches.
  • Deliver innovative solutions to client briefs.
  • Work with global clients on a wide range of live international residential and non residential events including conferences, road-shows, product launches, exhibitions, team building, business meetings, hospitality and incentives for numbers ranging from 20 - 2000 pax.


QUALIFICATIONS:
  • A degree or equivalent vocational experience/qualification
  • Fully literate in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook
  • Working knowledge of Prezi would be desirable
  • A working knowledge of a second language (French and German ideal)


KEY SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:
  • Planning and organising skills
  • Exceptional accuracy and attention to detail
  • Extensive working knowledge of geographical locations and venues
  • Extensive working knowledge of hotel chains, venues and suppliers
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to work in a well ordered and methodical manner
  • Can work effectively both as part of a team and independently
  • Ideally has experience of working within an agency environment
  • Creative thinker
  • Experience of delivering events for 300 pax
  • Strong financial and commercial skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and work to tight deadlines
  • Able to work on own initiative and also as a key team member


OTHER:
  • Right to work in the UK
  • Full driving licence
  • Full passport

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