Event Manager

Posted 18 October 2023
Salary£35000 - £45000 per annum
Job type Permanent
DisciplineExhibition Recruitment AgencyEvent Recruitment Agency
Contact NameLaura Sidhu

Job description

Excellent company culture & projects - A unique opportunity for an established events professional to join an exclusive organisation delivering some incredible events across the world.




This incredibly well established organisation is a market leader in the luxury yachting industry – working with some of the most well known and exclusive brands within the sector they deliver a portfolio of large scale boat shows across Europe to represent their client’s brands. In addition, their diverse events calendar encompasses smaller scale yet highly bespoke consumer events often for a HNWI audience.


Their tight knit and collaborative Marketing and Events team offers a supportive environment to be involved in some truly exceptional events across Europe whilst also providing an excellent platform for career and personal development.  This is definitely not an opportunity to be missed!




As Event Manager, you will be responsible for leading events from start to finish. Responsibilities include:


•          Managing key stakeholder relationships for each event

•          Scoping each event including scheduling, timelines and finances

•          Handling all event logistics to include people, equipment, etc.

•          Attending site visits throughout initial planning phases

•          Briefing and liaising with external suppliers including build contractors & design teams

•          Organising key event aspects such as catering, AV, staffing, etc.

•          Contributing to printed marketing collateral

•          Implementing health & safety practices

•          Overseeing onsite installation and delivery

•          Managing event budgets including cost control




We are looking for candidates who are experienced in managing events from initial conception through to installation onsite. A background dealing with complex logistics, tight timeframes and a busy schedule are incredibly important. We are seeking an individual who is keen to immerse themselves into the collaborative nature of the team whilst taking accountability for their own responsibilities. Experience in trade shows, exhibitions and/or large scale conferences/congresses would be beneficial however most events backgrounds will be considered depending on specific skill sets.


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.


Vacancy reference: LKS10894