SENIOR EVENT MANAGER - AGENCY
£NEG + BENEFITS
One of the UK's leading events agencies is looking to grow their well established team by recruiting an Senior Event Manager. They deliver a range of high profile, global events for some of the top automotive brands in the industry!
Well established in the industry, this PR and events agency has developed an impressive client base of globally recognised automotive, motorsport and luxury brands. The events span across the UK and overseas and include press launches, product launches, ride and drives and conferences to name a few!
Due to on-going success, there is now the opportunity to become part of their Midlands team as an Event Manager. This is a really exciting time to join the business as they have recently taken on a number of new projects and are growing significantly. They are a well established agency and take the lead across a range of UK and international projects.
Client facing, you will have the opportunity to work across an exciting mix of events from the initial event concept through to on-site management. They are ideally looking for someone who has a minimum of 5 years working iwthin the industry and has experience managing people.
Your responsibilities will include:
* Managing events from brief through to delivery
* Acting as a central point of client contact
* Developing proposals and event solutions
* Organising full event logistics
* Contracting and managing suppliers including venues
* Liaising with internal departments such as venue sourcing
* Overseeing the delegate registration process
* Managing event budgets
* Attending the events and being the main point of contact
* Mentoring and supporting junior members of the team
Candidates must have experience in managing multiple events, ideally within an agency environment. Candidates must have a production understanding including the ability to liaise with technical and staging suppliers. Any additional exposure of working within the automotive industry will also be beneficial although is not essential.
Candidates will need to be organised and have excellent attention to detail coupled with strong communication skills. Most importantly however is a passion for events and a desire to work within the industry!
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
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