Event Manager

Posted 03 November 2023
Salary£28000 - £31000 per annum
Job type Permanent
DisciplineEvent Recruitment Agency
Contact NameLaura Sidhu

Job description

A fantastic opportunity to join a well known organisation delivering an exciting portfolio of events!




An organisation in the heart of the West Midlands, this business has been around for over 100 years and is incredibly well established. Working from a central location, their conference and events team are responsible for delivering an array of projects to enhance engagement, experience and additional income into the organisation. They value diversity and innovation which are themes that run through each of their projects. Collaborating with internal departments they offer end to end planning services from venue sourcing through to delegate management and onsite delivery.


They offer an exceptional culture with a unique approach to work/life balance and a fantastic benefits package as well as brilliant paths and support for career development.




As Event Manager you will be working on a large portfolio of academic events including conferences and seminars for a range of internal and external figure heads within specialist fields. Responsibilities include:


•          End to end management of corporate events

•          Logistics management including speaker, supplier management and delegate registration. 

•          Leading on planning meetings and stakeholder management

•          Collaborating with internal colleagues and external clients

•          Budget management

•          On-site events delivery

•          Line management and mentoring of juniors within the team

•          Supporting with implementation of event management strategies

•          Post event evaluation




Candidates are required to have proven experience in the end-to-end logistical planning and delivery of corporate events. Whilst a background from a membership organisation would be beneficial; candidates from corporate events teams, event agencies and conference organisers may also be considered. We are seeking really proactive individuals who can hit the ground running and expertly manage event planning challenges with a solution focused approach.


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 our website to view all of the opportunities we are recruiting.


Vacancy ref: LKS10903