Events Manager - Permanent - c£36.5k-c£39k

  • Job Reference: EM-MR-L
  • Date Posted: 15 March 2019
  • Recruiter: Excel Recruitment
  • Location: Central London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Administration, Healthcare & Medical, Events Management, Marketing & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Marcus Ratcliff
  • Email: marcus@xlrecruit.com
  • Telephone: 020 7404 1010

Job Description

A professional membership body is looking to recruit a resourceful and self-motivated Event Manager to assume responsibility for line-management of the team that leads the delivery of their professional functions.

Key responsibilities of the Event Manager:

  • Oversee the delivery of the organisation’s events programme in liaison with other senior staff members, setting and achieving practicable deadlines and objectives.
  • Motivate and line-manage the Events team, ensuring that work is allocated evenly and providing additional events support and direction where required.
  • Manage regular appraisals with team members to set clear objectives.
  • Manage own portfolio of events and conferences.
  • Produce accurate financial reports regarding the events programme, collaborating with other senior staff on the team’s annual budget.
  • Plan and create marketing materials for each event, including website and email copy.
  • Collect and formulate feedback in order to fully develop and improve future events.

Skills, qualifications and experience:

  • Proven experience in events working within a membership, charity or education environment.
  • Event budget management experience.
  • Experience of line-managing a team of staff members.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Ability to manage multiple responsibilities and workloads.
  • Excellent IT skills and strong knowledge of utilising social media and marketing.

Salary and information:

  • c£36,500-c£39,000 per annum.
  • Full time, permanent position.
  • 31 days’ annual leave.
  • Flexi-time scheme.

If you are interested in this opportunity, available immediately and believe that you meet the above criteria, please send your CV to Marcus today.