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HEAD OF PROJECT MANAGEMENT - EVENTS

HEAD OF PROJECT MANAGEMENT - EVENTS

Job title: HEAD OF PROJECT MANAGEMENT - EVENTS
Contract type: Permanent
Location: London
Sector:
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum per year
Start date: 01/12/2021
Reference: 18152/001_1636966527
Contact name: Live Recruitment
Contact email: laura.s@live-recruitment.co.uk
Published: 19 days ago

Job description

THE COMPANY

Continuing success, extensive resources and a rapidly growing portfolio of exceptional clients are just some of the reasons why this agency is going from strength to strength. Having already brought on some of the best talent the industry has to offer in the last two years, this agency has a team which is second to none offering creativity, technical innovation and forward thinking solutions on brief after brief. With in-house Production, Creative, Event Management and Digital they have all of the resources needed to deliver some of the most highly regarded and highest profile global events out there - virtual, live and hybrid!


THE ROLE

As Head of Project Management, you will lead the project management department driving efficiencies and operations across the team as well as overseeing event delivery from kick off phases through to execution.

Responsibilities include:

-Leading the project management team of 20 with 5 direct reports
-Developing and implementing processes and driving best practice
-Identifying new tools and technologies to support the delivery of projects
-Managing resourcing across the team including allocation of briefs
-Driving the successful delivery of events through the team
-Leading on some of the larger more high profile projects
-Attending initial briefing and pitching/kick off meetings
-Contributing to pitches and tenders where required
-Overseeing event budgets to ensure profitability
-Providing final sign off for all elements of operational delivery


THE CANDIDATE

We are looking for candidates who are working at Project Director / Head of Events level from within a fast paced event agency environment. Strong experience of managing a substantial team is essential, as is a background in event logistics delivery. In return, this fantastic agency offers the opportunity to be part of a growing and exciting team.

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