Events and Conferences Manager

  • Job Reference: SCEPM-MR-L
  • Date Posted: 22 May 2023
  • Recruiter: Excel Recruitment
  • Location: Central London
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Events Management
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 14 months
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Marcus Ratcliff
  • Email: marcus@xlrecruit.com

Job Description

A professional membership body is looking to recruit a well-organised and self-motivated Events and Conferences Manager to plan and deliver their wide range of online and in-person conferences and events, including budget management and on-the-day operational responsibilities.

Key Responsibilities of the Events and Conferences Manager:

  • Collaborate with other senior members of staff to manage the delivery of the organisation’s programme of flagship events.
  • Determine timelines and priorities for all event projects, ensuring the coordination of all team members to meet these. 
  • Oversee the marketing of events to key audiences via all available channels.
  • Ensure the recording and editing of event content.
  • Create and monitor reliable financial reports for events, ensuring cost-effectiveness of the programme as a whole.
  • Line manage and mentor the Events team, directing their work as a whole to guarantee a first-class standard is met for all events.

Skills, Qualifications and Experience:

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent professional experience.
  • Experience working in a fast-paced, events environment, including event budget management and programme planning responsibilities.
  • Experience line managing a team.
  • Excellent time management, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong IT skills, including proficiency with Microsoft Office, and some social media and basic video editing abilities.

Salary and Information:

  • c£45,000 per annum.
  • 14-month fixed-term contract.
  • Full-time position, based in central London with remote-working provision

 

For more information and to apply for this vacancy please email your CV to the contact details below.

A consultant will contact you within 5 days if you are successful with your application.