Senior Events Manager

Recruiter
Aquent & Vitamin T
Location
Oxford
Salary
45000.0000
Posted
18 Mar 2017
Closes
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client is a brilliant professional services company renowned for implementing award-winning change across a variety of sectors and projects, from construction right through to non-profit for charity.

On the lookout for an ambitious Senior Events Manager, you will be responsible for managing and shaping new event strategies and working with a whole host of warm and cold clients to bring their visions to life. The events you will be working on could be the likes of roundtables, social events, career fairs and conferences so there is a good variation on implementing your passion for events.

As the Senior Events Manager, you should come from a background in where you have had to call upon strategy & planning, managing events teams, pushing and executing excellent event plans, which have bought great success. You should have substantial event experience and be able to work with pre-created event programmes as well as concept and create individual event plans, which can benefit the wider team network.

Reporting into the Chief Marketing Officer, you will have the impetus to be extremely hands on and hands off when it comes to bring the creative event visions to life. You should be prepared to work on a good deal of events as you will be managing a large volume of events, up to 150-300 events per year, so your personality and drive as well as your strategy and planning skills should be incredibly strong in making the difference.

This company are extremely big on culture and have a culture of very driven, smart individuals who continuously grow and develop themselves constantly however there is a big emphasis on team bonding as well so you should be sociable and as the events manager, someone who always spearheads going out and building those strong team relationships.

Must haves

. A solid background of implementing and designing great event plans

. A background in managing event teams and junior events professionals

. Strong experience managing budgets and working in a client-facing role

. A diligent and passionate professional who puts people at the heart of what they do

. A measured and headstrong events manager who always strives to make the difference