Project Director - event agency

Posted 12 June 2024
Salary£40k - 55k per year
Job type Permanent
DisciplineExperiential Recruitment AgencyEvent Recruitment Agency
Contact NameMollie Pickering

Job description

Hybrid working - 3 days in the office - Do you have over 5 years' experience working within an event agency and feel it's time for something new? This could be the role for you - working with Manchester's most creative agency, successfully winning work with some of the UK's most established brands. You will have the opportunity to take the lead and grow with this forward-thinking agency!

The Company

This hugely experienced creative agency, known for being "the agency to work for" deliver truly unique events! With creativity at the heart of everything they do, they deliver flawless events across a range of industry sectors. From conferences, award ceremonies and incentives through to venue finding and team building events they are renowned for their expert execution and attention to detail!

Working with some of the best in the business, with an enthusiastic and passionate team, there has never been a better time to join this thriving agency!

The Role


Managing your own team, you'll be overseeing delivery for a wide range of clients, driving themes and ideas, making sure pitches are financially on point, helping the senior members of the team with planning and client facing where needed. The person people turn to for wise words, a calm head and lots previous experience delivering events.


-          It's a broad role where you can focus on where you see the need.

-          Working with and overseeing a team of senior to junior delivery experts

-          Overseeing delivery across a wide range of accounts

-          Main point of contact for one account

-          Working on pitches from a project / finance / delivery viewpoint

-          Ensuring correct resourcing across accounts / projects

-          Stepping in as the "senior person" with key clients


The Candidate

The ideal candidate will come from an agency background and have a range of experience working on creative events from the initial proposal stage.  They are ideally looking for someone personable that is able to work well with different types of clients


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 to view all of the opportunities we are recruiting.

Vacancy Reference - MBP 12166