Event Project Director - Agency

Posted 05 January 2024
Salary£40k - 50k per year + benefits!
LocationLeeds
Job type Permanent
DisciplineExperiential Recruitment AgencyVirtual / Hybrid Event Recruitment Agency
ReferenceSH11242
Contact NameSophie Hicks

Job description

West Yorkshire - Hybrid. Are you looking for the next step in your events career and have proven history of delivering high profile events?

 

THE COMPANY

With organic growth - including throughout the pandemic - this brilliant and highly regarded events agency is treading a successful path and has ambitious plans to continue.  Established by some of the best talent in the business, and with excellent customer service at the heart of the agency, they deliver high end global incentives, conferences and some exhibitions for a range of blue chip and SME’s.

Nurturing a culture where the team looks out for one another, and the atmosphere is happy and friendly – personality fit is key for them and their clients.

THE ROLE

There is now the exciting opportunity for a talented Project Director to join their team! We are interested in talking to any event agency candidates with experience of delivering a broad mix of events and capable account management skills.

You will be involved in a wide range of areas including:

  • Managing a portfolio of events
  • Managing event delivery from initial brainstorming through to on-site delivery
  • Creating detailed project schedules
  • Overseeing full event logistics for large scale events including travel, accommodation, content, virtual / hybrid solutions, exhibitions, catering, internal and freelance team, talent
  • Manage budgets in excess of £1M
  • Developing existing accounts by recognising opportunities for growth within

THE CANDIDATE

Agency experience is essential to join this business, we would consider senior-level Project Managers/Event Managers or Account Managers (delivery focussed) and ideally you will be able to demonstrate strong global events experience and client facing abilities. There is flexibility to work from home but someone who is able to get to the office at least once or twice a week would be ideal. 

In return this agency offers the opportunity to work with a really happy team who would go above and beyond to deliver excellence for their clients and colleagues alike!

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 reference: SH11242