Event Manager (Spanish Speaking)

Posted 26 March 2024
Salary£30k - 32k per year
LocationLondon
Job type Permanent
DisciplineEvent Recruitment Agency
ReferenceMM11795
Contact NameMegan Mitchell

Job description

3 days home working offered - An amazing opportunity to join a first-rate events and sustainability business that deliver global award-winning experiences!

THE COMPANY

This forward-thinking business creates a portfolio of engaging global events within the renewable energy sectors. Their events are well known, well attended and renowned within the industry, seeing over 12,000 delegates attending in person. Their content is first class and they are seen as the go-to source of information within the sector, meaning event attendance has been doubling year on year!

Offering an excellent working environment, international travel, a strong team ethos, competitive salaries and fantastic career opportunities, this is an opportunity not to be missed!

THE ROLE

Reporting to the Head of Operations; the Event Manager will be responsible for all logistical organisation of a portfolio of events. This is an exciting role for an experienced, proactive and extremely organised events professional. Due to one of the major events being in a Spanish speaking region, this Event Manager is required to be a fluent in both verbal and written Spanish.

A broad role, responsibilities will include:

  • Venue sourcing
  • Managing hotel and venue negotiations
  • Managing supplier negotiations (AV, stage & set, signage, floorplans/exhibition)
  • End to end operational management of allocated events
  • Maintaining budgets to ensure target profits are achieved
  • Working closely with the sales team to create and deliver the exhibition floorplan and ensure all sponsor deliverables are met
  • Working closely with Marketing team to ensure the brand awareness at the event
  • Working closely with Production team to ensure the speaker requirements are met
  • Have the ability to travel and attend all events within your allocation (current event locations include; Europe, North America, Latin America and MENA)

THE CANDIDATE

Candidates must have similar experience gained from working within a conference environment and have a proven background of managing or supporting their own events from brief through to delivery. Candidates need to have a positive, can-do attitude and the drive to do well in a business that encourages their employee's growth and promotes from within.

You must be fluent in both written and verbal Spanish.

This company is giving you the opportunity to take your career to the next level, working with some of the best in the business - this is an opportunity not to be missed! 

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.

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 reference: MM11795