ASSISTANT TEAM LEADER - VENUE FINDING
£COMPETITIVE+ EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Excellent opportunity to join a global events agency working within their fantastic venue finding team!
This well-established and successful global event agency has an impressive client list and is well known in the industry for delivering engaging events that range from conferences and meetings through to product launches and travel incentives. With offices spanning across the world, this agency has gained an excellent reputation from their services to employee recognition - they are one of the best within the industry!
Offering a truly rewarding and supportive working environment where team work knows no bounds this is a great opportunity to establish an excellent career path within a forward thinking and progressive global agency.
Working as part of a close knit team this Assistant Team Leader position will be very client facing and you will support the Manager to oversee the daily running of the team. This role will involve working across some of their largest venue find projects and duties will include:
*Venue sourcing (throughout the UK and Overseas)
*Developing client relationships to encourage repeat business
*Building relationships with hotels and suppliers
*Negotiating rates with suppliers
*Arranging and attending site visits
*Attending FAM trips
*Preparing client facing proposals - giving multiple venue options to the client
*Negotiating rates with venues
*Keeping updated on venue and industry trends
*Mentoring/managing junior members of the team
To be considered for this Assistant Team Leader role we are looking for candidates who have strong, international venue finding experience, ideally from an events agency environment. Candidates will also have experience in being client facing and developing relationships with key suppliers. Experience in mentoring or managing a team would be beneficial but is not essential. Most importantly, it is crucial that you are process driven and have the motivation to work within a first class events agency!
In return the agency will offer a competitive salary, a great working environment and most of all great career development in a fantastic agency that rewards and recognises talent.
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.