Senior Event Manager


Posted: 13/04/2018
Location: South East, Kent
Type: Permanent
Salary: £ 30,000 to 40,000

Senior Event Manager - South East - Permanent - £ 30,000 to 40,000 - Job ref: DC/10929

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and experienced Senior Event Manager to join an integrated marketing communications, events and creative agency.

Main Responsibilities:

Lead the logistical requirements of all event projects under your remit, whilst overseeing the client relationship and budget control.

Manage key account deliverables.

Maintain and grow existing clients - identify new areas of collaboration.

Promote and develop the Events department and grow business and staff.

Add value to the existing Team with industry knowledge and share best practice and policies development.

Key skills and experience:

Planning and organising skills

Producing and (winning!) pitches, proposals and bids

Experience in managing multiple events at any one time with the ability to multi-task and prioritise based upon event requirements

Strong knowledge of production and new technology

Attention to detail and writing skills

Creative thinker

Strong communication skills, both verbal and written

Experience of leading teams onsite and pre event

Strong financial commercial skills

Extensive working knowledge of hotel chains, venues, suppliers, geographical locations

Agency experience essential

Experience of delivering events of 12000+ pax

Full driving licence

Qualifications:

A degree or equivalent vocational experience/qualification

Fully literate in all Microsoft Office packages

Desirable - a second language


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Expiry Date: 11/05/2018
Contact name: Diane Carters
Contact phone: 020 7299 2960