Event Executive

Posted 16 April 2024
Salary£25k - 35k per year + car
LocationWest Midlands
Job type Permanent
DisciplineEvent Recruitment Agency
Contact NameLaura Sidhu

Job description

Do you have a passion for delivering a dynamic array of events? Looking to employ use of your advanced event management expertise within an internationally renowned business operating across the automotive space? This could be the role for you!


The Company


While being an influential, multi-national business this organisation is a family-owned business who have managed to retain a conscientious and close-knit culture. As an importer and distributor of some of the world's most recognisable brands, they have established themselves as a key player in the automotive realm. The events team plans and orchestrates a great variety of events from inception to delivery including annual conferences, exhibitions, awards ceremonies, incentive trips, drive days and much, much more. With innovative ideation running through the heart of every project the expert team are continuously developing new creative ways to deliver messages and engage their audiences. Operating out of a new purpose-built office space, the business provides everything necessary for you to perform at your best in an amazing space with an on-site gym, chef, and much more. Couple this with their cohesive and supportive team, there is no better place to continue building your event career!


The Role


As an Events Manager, you will play an integral role in all activity relating to their event portfolio taking ownership over specific projects whilst also working as a collaborative team. Responsibilities will include:


-          Owning a variety of event projects from conception to completion

-          Developing creative event ideas and implementing into delivery

-          Managing event timelines and schedules

-          Briefing, negotiating with and managing external event suppliers - DMCs, venues, etc.

-          Working with designers to create stand and event concepts

-          Organising full event logistics

-          Creating drive routes, floor plans, etc.

-          Preparing event collateral

-          Overseeing set up and live delivery on the day

-          Managing post event reporting and feedback

-          Holding budget accountability


The Candidate


You will be in possession of solid event logistics experience and event management expertise with the ability to deliver events from conception to completion independently and as part of team. Candidates from event delivery roles within event agency, client side, exhibition organiser and association backgrounds will be considered. Any experience in event delivery or a demonstrable interest in the automotive sector would be beneficial.


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 live-recruitment.co.uk to view all of the opportunities we are recruiting.

As a specialist events recruitment agency we help our clients build the most talented and diverse teams in the UK. We encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds, embracing diversity across all intersecting dimensions, including ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, well-being, abilities, and neurodiversity.


We are dedicated to ensuring a supportive and accessible recruitment process. If you require any adjustments or accommodations for any reason, please do not hesitate to let us know.


Vacancy Ref: LKS11950