Event Manager - (agency)


£25K - £30K





Job Description

I’m looking for a really great Event Manager to join this exciting, growing agency – working on lots of varied event projects, both B2C and B2B!

This is working for a lovely agency – currently quite small, but established and successful – this success is leading to growth, particularly with PR and Retail clients – so their work is getting more varied, and more colourful by the day.  They are looking for a superstar Event Manager to join their team!

You’ll be joining the team of Event Managers, taking full responsibility for your own varied projects for your clients, and working with the Senior Event Manager on larger projects – including a really exciting annual London/NY Retail exhibition event … Key responsibilities include:

  • Managing creative process and event solutions to deliver the event brief
  • Day to day management including client liaison, event ops, logistics, supplier management and event production
  • Preparation and management of project plan, timeline, h&s, risk assessments, supplier & staff briefings
  • Responsibility for on-site event, client and operations management
  • Budget management and reconciliation
  • Venue/supplier research, negotiation and management
  • Besides agency events, work on aspects of major retail event – liaise with event partners and sponsors, manage workshop and content schedule, event ops for exhibitors/contractors

You’ll have experience in event and/or large scale exhibition delivery – and enjoy owning your own projects and delivering brilliant events, creatively and logistically.  You’ll enjoy working across varied events both consumer facing activations and more corporate events too … variety is the spice of life here – so you’ll be the sort of Event Manager who loves a new project and a new challenge!  You’ll need:

  • Minimum 2 years events experience
  • Fantastic organiser, strong on process, research, spreadsheets and getting stuff done!
  • Sound awareness of h&S, venues and suppliers
  • Ideally ISOH qualified (though not essential)
  • Ideally a mix of agency and exhibition experience is the ideal – but one or the other is good!
  • Great team player, great Event Manager!
  • Great interpersonal and communication skills

If you are an experienced and really meticulous Event Manager who loves working on exciting and varied events.... APPLY for this! … great opportunity!