Event Manager

Job Description

Creative events company based in Surrey need an experienced Event Manager to join their team.

The Company
Join this super successful, creative, friendly, luxury private party and corporate events management team.  Working with high profile clients, they create and deliver memorable experiences and superior world class events including conferences, experiential, incentives and parties. They are growing fast so this is a real career opportunity!

The Role
Reporting to the MD, as a senior member of the events team you will be responsible for managing multiple corporate and private event projects simultaneously for a mix of HNWI’s, entrepreneurs, celebrities and corporate clients.  Working with the inhouse production, A/V and design teams you will be responsible from conception to completion creating compelling event proposals with budgets of £20-£250k.  Day to day responsibilities:

  • Creating and managing budgets from briefs
  • Management of suppliers and overseeing the deliveries, setup and strike of events
  • Sourcing and liaising with external suppliers including venues
  • Managing on-site coordination of events – UK and overseas
  • Managing client relations and hospitality at events
  • General event administration
  • Providing guidance to junior members of the team

About You
You will be highly organised with solid experience of managing and coordinating events, either corporate or private and used to having full budgetary responsibility.  You could have just a few years of experience, looking to develop your career or be highly experienced and happy to impart your knowledge to the team at the same time as working on the larger projects.

  • Solid operational experience with high end corporate or private events background
  • Hard working with positive energy with a willingness to deliver on time
  • Personable, friendly, confident, enjoys a creative atmosphere
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent organisational and multi-tasking skills
  • Design experience useful
  • Driving licence/own transport preferred

If you have the skills and experience needed to join this expanding creative events company then please click the “Apply” button now.