Fast-paced B2B media and events company in the heart of vibrant Old street is seeking a creative and tenacious Event Manager!

The Event Manager will be responsible for a portfolio bespoke events which includes conferences, festivals, round tables, dinners and awards. Reporting to the Head of Operations - you’ll manage, train, and develop one Event Executive who will help a schedule of events including awards and conferences that are delivered on time, on budget, and to an exceptional standard.

Key Responsibilities & Duties

  • Manage the total delivery of events - delegating tasks and responsibilities to ensure a high standard is met on time and on budget
  • Forecast, prepare, and manage the budgeting process in relation to event costs
  • Build strong relationships with key suppliers and negotiate for best value
  • Communicate with internal and external stakeholders including clients and sponsors to convey key information and strategy
  • Line manage by providing a clear development plan with feedback, coaching and training and opportunities
  • Produce innovative events that wow customers and sponsors that reflect brand value and strategy

The Candidate

  • Educated to degree level (2:1 or above)
  • Minimum 2 years’ commercial B2B event experience
  • Budget management experience, exceptional analytical skills and reporting
  • Excellent planning and organisation skills to combat complex event logistics
  • A confident communicator who excels at stakeholder management
  • Advanced negotiation, problem solving and decision-making ability
  • A natural leader with demonstrated people and line management experience

25 days annual holiday leave

Medical and Dental insurance for you and your family!

Tax effective Childcare vouchers

Location: Central London

Salary: £28,000 - 30,000 + 15% performance bonus!

Consultant: Lils

Email: lilsc@albany-appointments.co.uk

Albany Appointments specialises in recruiting for roles in Conference Production, Event Marketing, B2B Sales and Event Management. Why not call one of our dedicated consultants to have a confidential conversation about your career.

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