EVENTS AND MARKETING EXECUTIVE - £26k-£30k - up to 12m FTC

  • Job Reference: EME-BP-L
  • Date Posted: 25 July 2018
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £26,000 to £30,000
  • Sector: Events Management, Marketing & Communications
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Briony Pilkington
  • Email: briony@xlrecruit.com

Job Description

A membership body is looking for an experienced Events and Marketing Executive to join the team for a very busy 12 month period! This role would suit a highly motivated and organised individual looking to work on dynamic and evolving events.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Running large scale events, with a focus on awards evenings and conferences
  • Creating engaging events that delight attendees, while also adhering to the objectives of sponsors
  • Pro-actively reaching out to sponsors, as well as liaising with third party suppliers and potential partners
  • Sourcing venues, negotiating prices and promoting events
  • Managing the venue and answering to attendee requests
  • Maximising the profitability of events by adhering to a set budget

QUALIFICATIONS, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Educated to a degree standard, or equivalent, preferably with a qualification in Events
  • Proven experience in running large scale events, such as awards nights
  • Able to working creatively with designers, agencies and printers to create the event brand
  • Strong IT skills with the ability to use Dotmailer (or a similar system)
  • Competent in social media marketing
  • Highly organised with the ability to multi task and prioritise a heavy workload
  • Excellent written, communication and interpersonal skills

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.

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