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Events Manager

Salary £25,000 - £30,000
Location London, Oxford Street
Job Type Permanent
Size 50-100
Job overview
Do you want to work for a pioneering organisational research agency whose clients include Coca-Cola, Pepsi, Morgan Stanley, and PwC? If you're a personable and organised graduate, this Events Manager role could be perfect for you - apply today!

Looking for Events Management jobs, Project Management opportunities, or Events Coordinator roles in London? Are you a personable and organised graduate with experience in events or project management? Do you want to work for a pioneering organisational research agency whose clients include Coca-Cola, Pepsi, Morgan Stanley, and PwC? This Events Manager role could be perfect for you - apply today!

Company profile - Research Agency

Twelve years ago, this skilful research business set out to help organisations create better workplaces by arming them with the data that tells them where to invest their time and resources. Since then, they have become the world’s largest independent database of workplace effectiveness. The data they generate allows organisations to make informed business decisions, and as they put it; “deliver insights that drive better workplace strategies.”

They have helped some of the best-known organisations on the planet, including Coca-Cola, Pepsi, Morgan Stanley, and PwC, to make informed business decisions that drive better workplace strategies. With several global offices in London, New York, The Netherlands, and Scandinavia, their business is continuing to expand at a rapid rate.

Job description - Events Manager

As an Events Manager, you'll be working on both internal and external events, overseeing events from conception through to completion. You will work closely with others in the company to identify their needs and ensure each event is run to a high standard. The goal is to organise unforgettable events that will ensure an accurate representation of the company brand, the satisfaction of attendees and facilitate the completion of business objectives.

In this Events Management role, the ideal candidate will have a calm and level head and the skills necessary to manage several projects at once and maintain the highest level of attention to detail when under pressure. Being a natural team player, you will have a knack for building relationships and collaborating seamlessly with everyone you work with. You must be able to work independently and manage your time responsibly.

Key responsibilities - Events Manager

In this Events Manager job, your responsibilities will include:

  • Managing events from conception through to completion with a high standard throughout
  • Working closely with stakeholders within the company to identify the many requirements for each event
  • Researching and booking suitable venues, catering and suppliers
  • Providing logistical support for external events where the company is presenting
  • Working with key stakeholders to submit external event applications
  • Tracking events and projects key performance areas and identifying items to work on in the future
  • Negotiating with vendors and suppliers to achieve the most favourable terms
  • Ensuring all personal data is handled within GDPR guidelines
  • Keeping project stakeholders informed and on track
  • Writing effective content to help keep clients and delegates informed

Job requirements - Events Manager

  • A minimum of a 2.1 from university
  • Minimum 1 year experience as Events/Project Coordinator
  • Experience in workshop facilitation and/or presenting is preferable
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Excellent vendor and supplier management skills
  • Outstanding communication and negotiation ability
  • Well-organised with great multi-tasking skills
  • Problem-solving ability
  • Ability to work independently

Benefits of the job - Events Manager

  • A great starting salary of £25,000 - £30,000, depending on experience
  • Excellent growth and personal development plans
  • Exposure to globally renowned experts within the industry
  • Great offices in the heart of the West End
  • Flexible working arrangements, both time and location
  • Collaborative office space and fresh fruit

Looking for exciting Events Management jobs or jobs in Events Coordination? If you're an organised and personable graduate with an interest in Events and communications, apply for this Events Manager job today!

Give A Grad a Go is committed to being an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, faith, disability or other. We are continually finding ways to improve the way we work, read our Diversity and Inclusion promise for more information about this.

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Megan Pease
Key Account Manager