This job has expired

Event Operations Manager

ESP Recruitment
£42000 - 42000 per annum
Closing date
15 Jan 2022

View more

Full Time
Contract Type
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Job Details

A high profile outdoor event organiser is looking for an Events Operations Manager to join them on a permanent basis.

Your main purpose will be to manage the production and operational delivery of their large events and to meet or exceed the operational and logistical requirements needed for effective, safe and profitable shows.

Experience Required:
  • Experience of outdoor and indoor event production and operations.
  • Experience of event operations budget management, planning and accurate forecasting.
  • Experience of supplier sourcing, contract negotiation and the management of supplier relationships
  • Experience of supplier tender processes
  • Floorplan management alongside internal and external stakeholders.
  • Knowledge of supplier contract terms and conditions process and terminology.
  • Experience in working with multiple stakeholders to deliver world class event attractions.
  • Experience in the implementation of event operations systems
  • Experience in using CRM systems
  • Microsoft Dynamics experience is desirable.
  • Formulate and manage the operations budget alongside the Head of Events.
  • Manage the delivery and fulfilment of all sponsorship requirements
  • Manage the operational floorplan, maximising space to deliver commercial opportunities and enhanced stakeholder experience.

This is role has hybrid working where 2 days will be needed in the office in Hampshire and the rest at home.

This is an excellent opportunity to work on high profile and creative events.


As specialists in our market, we offer integrity, honesty and confidentiality. As we concentrate on doing one thing and doing it really well, we have built up an extensive network of candidates at all levels and some of the most highly regarded clients in the events industry.

Offering the widest range of jobs in events worldwide, esp work on permanent, contract and freelance recruitment solutions at all levels from graduate to managing director, across the UK and internationally.

esprecruitment recruit for the following sectors:

  • Event Management Agencies 
  • Production Companies
  • Experiential Agencies
  • C&I Agencies
  • Corporate in-house
  • Venues
  • Hotels
  • Associations
  • Charities
  • Public Sector
  • Commercial Conference Companies
  • Exhibitions
  • Exhibition & Event Services
Find Us
020 7299 2960
Ground Floor
36 Manchester Street
United Kingdom
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert