Haymarket Media Group

Director of Events

Location
Twickenham, London (Greater)
Salary
Competitive
Posted
02 Oct 2019
Closes
02 Nov 2019
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Role
Event Director

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Director of Events to lead a high-performance content-led event team within Haymarket Business Media.

As Director of Events, you will focus on delivering exceptional events for our professional association clients, the Royal College of GPs, Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development and the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply, and across our 15 famous, professional B2B brands including Campaign, PR Week, MIMS, Planning, Third Sector, Management Today and WindPower Monthly.

In just three years, Haymarket’s content-led live events portfolio has more than trebled in size as we successfully pursue our strategy of rapid growth in sustainable, data-driven media activities, of which content-led live events is a core element. The growth has not only come about through strong organic growth in parts of the portfolio but also through recent acquisitions and managed events contracts.

This is a not-to-be-missed opportunity for a business media all-rounder who can combine content-making expertise with strong commercial skills, strategic thinking and the ability to work well in collaboration with clients and colleagues to achieve outstanding results.

Why work with us?

People are our greatest asset here at Haymarket Media Group. We pride ourselves on being the best specialist media company in the world and we’re hard-wired to produce brilliant content for our readers and event attendees, with over 16,000 companies around the globe turning to us to help their businesses grow. Join us and you will work on market-leading brands to help create powerful and lasting relationships that deliver real results, all while developing your own career.

Career opportunities

We offer excellent training and career progression opportunities both within the team and across other divisions at Haymarket.

Our working culture

Our team culture is friendly, vibrant and sociable. We have just as much fun after hours, too - be it drinks with colleagues, awards ceremonies, sports teams, or our infamous annual Haymarket Awards. There is a relaxed vibe in our offices and we give you the tools to work flexibly, move around our environment freely and collaborate with your colleagues.

Other benefits include:

  • Competitive salary 
  • Comprehensive training and career development programme
  • 25 days holiday per year (increasing 1 day per year of service up to 30 days)
  • Generous contributory pension scheme
  • Season ticket loan on passing probationary period
  • Discounts on magazine subscriptions and other employee discounts
  • Regular individual and team rewards and incentives for outstanding performance

Come and join us and see for yourself how Haymarket’s events division is a rewarding, exciting and fun place to work!

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