Event Manager - B2B conferences

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Recruiter
Real recruitment
Location
London
Salary
£25000 - £28000/annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted
22 Jul 2017
Closes
21 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Event Manager to join a leading international business conference provider. You will support and manage the delivery of international conferences/exhibitions within your portfolio. The environment is busy and challenging and you must be able to work on multiple events ensuring consistency in delivery.

As a Conference Manager, you will manage all the logistics and operations for your events from initial brief through to ensuring everything runs smoothly on site. The position is best-suited to a creative, self-motivated and confident individual who is ready to step-up to the challenge, happy to work individually and as part of a team.

You must be able to demonstrate the following skills and experience
Experience of conference and exhibition management in the UK and overseas
Accuracy - attention to detail is key
Multitasking & time management - managing the demands of multiple conferences and being able to prioritise the different tasks successfully.
Communication - Maintain appropriate level of contact with all speakers and external suppliers on your conferences ensuring that they have all of the information they need
Administration - Maintaining clear conference files and keeping appropriate records of all communication and certain vital procedural detail.
Good organisation skills
Focused and calm - able to cope with the pressures of multiple deadlines and responsibility
Computer literate - confident working in Excel, Word, PowerPoint & Outlook