Events Manager

AF Selection
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

This retail establishment is looking for an experienced Events Manager to join their team based in Gloucester.

The Events Manager role

The overall purpose of the role is to deliver an annual programme of events and activities, and create marketing opportunities, in order to increase traffic and footfall. Duties of the Events Manager role will include researching, planning, delivering, and evaluating a broad range of events, working closely with the management team and stakeholders to plan and deliver an annual programme of activity that fits the core business needs, developing commercial elements of events, managing the events team on the ground, liaising with internal marketing and PR teams and external agencies, and negotiating with suppliers.

What we're looking for

The ideal candidate for the Events Manager role will have thorough experience, knowledge, and understanding of event planning / management and project management. You should have in-depth experience at a senior level of events management, and experience in the retail sector would be an advantage. You'll also need budget management experience, a thorough knowledge of health and safety procedures, excellent communications skills, and a solid understanding of the events trade more broadly. Qualifications in health and safety, event licensing, and event management would be advantageous, but are not required.

What's on offer

The salary on offer will be between £35,000 and £40,000, depending on experience, alongside a range of other benefits. If you have all the required experience and are looking for the next step in your events career, please apply via the link below or contact AF Selection for a more detailed insight into this role.