EVENT PROJECT MANAGER - AGENCY
£COMPETITIVE + GREAT BENEFITS
This is a brilliant opportunity to join a flourishing agency and take the lead on international events!
This well-established agency deliver a huge volume of events for their established, international client base. With a deep understanding of the healthcare industry they pride themselves on building strong client relationships are renowned for delivering flawless and engaging events. With particular strengths in logistics they deliver events including investigator meetings and training events across Europe, Asia and the USA and their clients return to them again and again for their expert knowledge and execution.
Offering an excellent working environment, including a strong team ethos, competitive salaries and fantastic career opportunities, this is an opportunity not to be missed!
There is now an exciting opportunity for an experienced Event Manager to join their close-knit and dedicated team and deliver events across their client base. A broad, and all-encompassing role responsibilities will include:
Managing events from initial concept through to delivery
Maintaining and developing client relationships
Full logistics including travel and accommodation booking
Delegate registration and management
Supplier management and negotiation with AV suppliers, hotels and DMC's
Budget management including full financial reconciliation
Post event reconciliation
Candidates must have a proven background of running events from initial brief through to financial reconciliation including full logistics, supplier management and onsite support. This could be gained either from working within an agency, med coms company or client side (for a pharmaceutical client) as exposure to running events in the healthcare sector is essential. Candidates must have meticulous attention to detail as well as strong commercial and client facing skills. Candidates must be open to frequent international travel as you will be required to go onsite to manage the events.
In return for your commitment the client offers an opportunity to join an exciting, dynamic and growing company, with the chance to develop and grow your career in a supportive environment.
Live specialises in all disciplines (and at all levels) across events, experiential and exhibitions. 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.
Career defining opportunity to join a leading agency with multi-award winning international projects, large-scale budgets and an impressive client base.
With a solid foundation and a strong pedigree in performance improvement, incentive programmes and global event management, this agency really has it all. With a high international presence, and in-house services including design, delegate management and logistics this agency continues to win new business and work with a variety of blue chip clients. Working across multiple sectors including automotive, financial services and telecommunications to name a few they deliver a broad range of events including incentives, press launches and conferences both across the UK and internationally.
With a solid commitment to looking after and developing their staff, an excellent benefits package and a great working environment, this is an opportunity not to be missed!
They are now looking for an experienced Head of Events, to come in and drive the business forward. Taking ownership of the internal teams and working closely with the heads of department to ensure delivery and growth this is a broad role with responsibilities including:
* Leading, managing and developing a team
* Contributing to the company growth strategy
* Inputting into proposals and pitching where required
* Overseeing delivery across the board
* Working closely with internal departments
* Ensuring processes and ensuring efficiencies within the team
* Supporting with the acquisition, retention and growth of clients
* Managing internal resource
* Management, selection and negotiation with and external suppliers
* Budget ownership and management, including P&L management
The ideal candidate must have previous experience of working for either an events or full service agency with a solid understanding of the delivery of events including conferences and international incentives. Candidates must have previous experience of managing and developing a team and operating at a senior level in addition to a strong commercial focus. An operational background would be preferred for this senior level position and candidates must have a solid background in supplier selection, management and negotiation.
In return for your commitment you will be working alongside some of the best in the business and have the opportunity to really develop a successful and rewarding career.
Live specialises in all disciplines (and at all levels) within the events & experiential and exhibitions industry.
If this position isn't what you're looking for please go to our website for the latest vacancies and to register, or if you know someone who would be perfect for this position why not take advantage of our £350 referral scheme.
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