Events Manager

Trafford Permanent £45,000 - £55,000
  • A great opportunity to work with a leader in Leisure, Travel & Tourism
  • Be part of an established brand in true growth mode

About Our Client

An award winning travel business who puts its customers at the heart of everything they do

Job Description

As the Events Manager you'll come up with innovative ideas to ensure the events are the best in the business, ranging from small, tailored events to their famous annual conference for over 2,000 people. This role is for an Events Manager who can think quickly on their feet, can handle working in a highly pressurised environment and is looking for a new challenge.

You'll be experienced in managing the full operational organisation of events, including logistics and communication to ensure all our events, both for our Support Team colleagues and the wider business, are a resounding success.

The Successful Applicant

Skills & Experience Required

The successful candidate will have experience working at an Event Manager level and a passion for organising incredible events and experiences.

  • Knowledge of event registration software and venue sourcing systems, e.g. Cvent
  • Experience of dealing with large scale budgets
  • The ability to multi-task, working on 6 plus events simultaneous
  • Ensuing that events objectives and targets are achieved
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to craft emails and event information to large audiences
  • Excellent proficiency in using Microsoft Excel, Word & PowerPoint
  • Superb attention to detail and organisational skills
  • A team player, willing to go above and beyond and undertake tasks as and when required as well as an excellent people manager who is able to motivate and lead a team in a fast moving and challenging environment
  • Willingness to learn and develop
  • Exceptional problem-solving skills with the ability to think quickly and react to challenges and problems if they are presented

What's on Offer

  • Competitive Salary
  • Hybrid working
  • 25 days annual leave per calendar year plus statutory public holidays
  • BUPA Private Healthcare Scheme
  • Company Pension Scheme, you can contribute a minimum of 5% of your salary and the company will contribution 4%
  • Life insurance providing three times your annual salary death in service benefit
  • Free 24 hour secure parking on site
  • A wide range of staff discounts available at shops and restaurants in and around the Trafford Centre
  • Free Costco membership
Contact
Andy Schofield
Quote job ref
JN-052022-5617934
Phone number
07815 016465

Job summary

Sector
Marketing & Agency
Subsector
Exhibitions / Events & Experiential
Sector
Leisure, Travel & Tourism
Location
Trafford
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
Andy Schofield
Consultant phone
07815 016465
Job reference
JN-052022-5617934