Event Manager

Do you thrive under pressure, have a passion for organisation and the ability to handle responsibility right from the start?

We are looking for an enthusiastic Event Manager with a can-do attitude to join the expanding Operations Team within a globally renowned media company.

You will play a key role in helping organise a busy portfolio of virtual and physical international events.  If you want the opportunity to work in a fast-paced global b2b conference company and develop your career quickly, we want to hear from you!

 

As Event Manager, you will:

  • Successfully plan and manage the end-to-end logistics for a high volume of events - all formats: in-person, hybrid & virtual
  • Support and offer guidance to the event coordinator assisting you on various key tasks for your events
  • Research and source venues, suppliers, and contractors - then negotiate budgets and contracts to ensure quality of service whilst keeping costs to a minimum
  • Liaise with internal and external stakeholders to bring the events to life and ensure their commercial success
  • Travel to and supervise the on the day running of the events

About you:

  • At least 3 years’ experience managing B2B conferences and exhibitions
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to prioritise effectively, work efficiently and juggle competing priorities
  • Excellent attention to detail and meticulous planning skills
  • Extensive experience of managing budgets and reporting on expenditure
  • Strong influencing and negotiation skills

Benefits:

  • A truly global career and progression opportunities
  • First-rate training, support and guidance with daily exposure to management
  • Flat structure with excellent career progression – promotion is invariably internal
  • Relaxed, work hard, play hard environment
  • Summer and Christmas company parties, social culture
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Relaxed environment, casual attire

 

This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious individual. You will immediately become an integral part of a team where responsibility comes as standard, and your career path is up to you.

Location: Canary Wharf (min. 2 days a week in office)

Salary: £33,000 - £35,000

1 year FTC 

 

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. 

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a discussion on your career.

Please note, we cannot respond to all applications. Should you not hear from us within 28 days please consider your application unsuccessful on this occasion.