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SENIOR EVENT MANAGER - EVENTS AGENCY

SENIOR EVENT MANAGER - EVENTS AGENCY

Job Title: SENIOR EVENT MANAGER - EVENTS AGENCY
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Surrey, England
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 16031/001_1519362007
Contact Name: Live Recruitment
Contact Email: laura.g@live-recruitment.com
Job Published: February 23, 2018 05:00

Job Description

LG16031

Your chance to join a boutique agency organising events around the globe and make a real difference to the events they deliver.

THE COMPANY

Working with a broad base of established clients across sectors including IT, technology, retail and defence this agency prides itself on exceptional delivery and repeat business. Providing full event management services in addition to venue finding and delegate registration services they delivery events both across the UK and internationally including conferences, incentives and award ceremonies.


This is an incredible opportunity to take your career to the next level! With wonderful offices and a supportive team environment this is an opportunity not to be missed!

THE ROLE

Overseeing the team as well as delivering your own events, responsibilities are broad and include:

  • Account and client management

  • Overseeing delivery across the board and managing resource allocation

  • Ensuring SLA's and margins are maintained across the team

  • Leading on larger projects

  • Creating event proposals and pitching for business

  • Venue sourcing (UK and overseas) including site visits

  • Supplier and venue liaison and negotiation

  • Multi currency budget management and reconciliation

  • Direct line management including conducting appraisals

THE CANDIDATE

Candidates must come from an agency background and have proven experience in delivering a broad range of large scale events from end to end, with particular strengths in budget management and reconciliation. Candidates must have strong presentation skills and client management skills as well as proven experience of managing and developing a team. Strong destination knowledge is essential and any languages skills would be an added benefit but is not essential for the role. Candidates must be open to UK and international travel as you will be required to go onsite to manage events.

In return you will get the chance to join this fantastic boutique agency and work with some of the best in the business.

Live specialises in all disciplines (and at all levels) across marketing, creative and events. 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.