Are you a highly organised Events professional, with experience working within an Operations or Events Management based role? Do you have excellent stakeholder, client management skills, and experience with end-to-end event management of live and virtual events? If you are available immediately, looking for a fast-paced and exciting new project - apply now!
I am currently recruiting for an Events Manager on a 3 month FTC basis for our client, a highly successful and established membership organisation that partners with well known and highly regarded clients. They have recently secured £3.5 million in further funding and are rapidly growing across the business! Offering a collaborative, supportive and values-driven culture, they are looking for an Events Manager to join their team, to take responsibility for end-to-end event management across a portfolio of events and help assist them during a busy period of time within Events, working across a range of exciting projects! You will balance strong project coordination and organisation skills with creativity.
Duties will include:
- Deliver end-to-end event management, including but not limited to, preparation and coordination of (normally live, currently virtual) events, overseeing the smooth running of the day & overseeing relevant budget.
- Manage a portion of the current portfolio of event clients - working closely with the Sales and Marketing teams to understand client needs and driving positive ROI.
- Build strong working relationships with clients and vendors, including onboarding & acting as first port of call for issues.
- Collaborate with the Marketing team to ensure events are promoted effectively, reviewing and proofing print and digital marketing materials.
You will have:
- At least 2 years' experience in end-to-end event management or within an events operations role
- Experience creating, managing, setting up & running virtual events - highly desirable
- Excellent organisational and project management skills; you will have the ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
- 2.1 or above from a leading university
- Strong communication and client service skills; you will be a confident communicator with a natural ability to build strong & long-lasting relationships with client stakeholders
This is a great opportunity to join a successful business and work across some of their biggest projects and events of the year, having the chance to make a real impact on the success of this! Please only apply if you are available immediately/short notice and can commit to the full duration of this contract (3-4 months). Please note our client is based in London but is open to applicants from all regions as this position can be based entirely remotely.
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