Love London? Love this role! Great opportunity to use your creative event proposal and research skills at this fab West-London based agency ..
This is a really great place to work – this friendly and busy agency are a Destintation Management Company, with an excellent reputation and a super team.! They specialise in creating unforgettable experiences in the UK, for clients (mainly overseas corporates) looking for really bespoke and hi-end event programmes, incentive programmes and ‘special’ VIP groups.
You’ll be working in the business development team, with new and existing international clients on their event creation and destination management needs, helping bring the client’s ideas and requirements to life. This role will be focussed on dealing with client enquiries and briefs – and will involve the development of creative ideas and pre-planning of detailed event programmes. Programmes are hi-end and bespoke, often in London, but also throughout the UK. The role has a mix of client contact, supplier research and liaison (venues, restaurants, activities, transport, staffing) and ‘product’ visits (venues/destinations) and trade events. It’s a role that really immerses you in the exciting world of travel and events with a focus on the UK. You’ll be liaising with suppliers including sourcing availability, negotiation of rates and terms, confirmation of bookings for all elements of the programme. You’ll also assist on research of new event attractions, venues and services to share with the team.
You’ll have a strong interest in the business travel and/or event management world with an enthusiasm for London & Great Britain as a destination – and keen to develop this further. You are creative and enjoy helping clients develop their travel ideas and plans. You have a good sense of humour and enjoy working collaboratively. Confident dealing with deadlines and a strong attention to detail are also key. Enthusiastic and eager to learn, ideally with some event business experience and a background in account/event management, you are keen to join a team where you can grow. Other languages and experience working in a MICE environment would also be desirable.
The experience we are looking for in the ideal candidate includes:
In additional you’ll have
If your experience matches the key requirements and responsibilities as listed above, please reflect these in your CV and click the “APPLY” now! Looking for someone for this fab company asap!