Role details

Temporary Events Manager

Uxbridge   •   £130 - £170 per day (£33,797 - £44,197)   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • Exciting time to join a leading University during a key anniversary year
  • Starting asap!

About Our Client

Our client is a leading UK University based in North West London/Middlesex. This is a key anniversary year for them with a packed schedule of events planned throughout the year, as well as their business as usual activities.

Job Description

Reporting into the Senior Events Manager, the Events Manager will be assisting with a series of key events across the year as part of the 50th anniversary celebrations as well as business as usual activities such as the summer and winter graduations. The Events Manager sits within a busy team and you will be expected to pitch in and help with all areas.

They are currently preparing for summer graduations so experience of running events such as this is highly desirable. You will also be required to prepare speakers prior to events, and work with a team of contractors during events, therefore experience of managing contractors in previous roles would be ideal.

The Successful Applicant

Knowledge/skills required for the role include:

  • Proven experience in event management is essential with extensive experience in delivering to tight deadlines within large complex organisations
  • Experience of event planning, delivery and management of managing events with attendance in excess of 1000
  • Experience of working within the HE sector on Graduation Ceremonies is highly desirable, alternatively experience of working in a membership organisation or the public sector would be an advantage
  • Excellent organisational and problem solving skills with excellent attention to detail across all areas of work
  • Proven highly developed interpersonal skills and the ability to deal with internal and external stakeholders at all levels

What's on Offer

£130 PAYE - £170 Umbrella or Limited Company

Starting next week so please get in contact asap!

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