Events Manager

11 Mar 2017
10 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A leading membership body within the creative arts industry is now looking for an Events Manager to join their central London team with a focus on creation and management of specialist private events across the entire UK. This role will involve travel (expenses and overnight stays will be paid in full)

This is a permanent career opportunity based in Central London, paying a salary up to £32,000 per annum + benefits.

Core responsibilities of the Events Manager:

- Development, production and delivery of projects from proposal right up to delivery.
- Delivering events on time, within budget, that meet (and hopefully exceed)expectations.
- Setting, communicating and maintaining timelines and priorities on every project
- Communicating, maintaining and developing client relationships
- Managing supplier relationships
- Managing operational and administrative functions to ensure specific projects are delivered efficiently
- Providing leadership, motivation, direction and support to your team
- Travelling to on-site inspections and project managing events
- Being responsible for all project budgets from start to finish.
- Ensuring excellent customer service and quality delivery

Person specification of the Events Manager:

- Genuine interest in the creative industry
- Previous experience within a similar role
- Good communicator
- Ability to lead and motivate a team
- Good with budgets
- Reliable/good at hitting deadlines
- Ability to use initiative
- Multi-tasker