EVENTS DIRECTOR - EXPERIENTIAL AGENCY

Location
London
Salary
£50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted
31 Oct 2016
Closes
30 Nov 2016
Ref
15069/001
Contact
Live Recruitment
Discipline
Creative
Business Type
Agency
Seniority
Senior Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-Time
EVENTS DIRECTOR - EXPERIENTIAL AGENCY
LONDON
Up to £55,000

NJ15069

Join one of the coolest agencies out there who are on the tip of everyone's tongue in the world of live experiences and creative events!

THE COMPANY

One of a kind, this agency and creative studio offers cutting edge experiences including experiential events, design of high end parties with delectable catering, semi-permanent installations and full event production for a range of well know brands. Whilst starting the business from a niche beginning events are more and more becoming part of their portfolio along with immersive brand experiences. Clients range from hotels, drinks brands to corporate blue chips and more often than not their projects involve collaborations with other events and designers.

THE ROLE

As part of their ongoing growth plans, an exciting opportunity is available for an Event Director to head up the events team of producers, catering specialists and event managers as well as 3D designers. Working closely with the content team and reporting directly into the MD, this role is a senior role within the agency.

This role is critical to the smooth running of projects and will include:

* Working on briefs and proposals from a strategic standpoint
* Ensuring that all new business enquiries are responded to and converted
* Developing the brief with the client and assigning resource to each project
* Delivering live events where necessary
* Supporting and managing the events team including PDPs and appraisals
* Liaising with internal teams (catering, creative) and external collaborators
* Budgeting and forecasting on all event projects
* Ensuring seamless delivery of all projects through the team
* Leading from the front in terms of ambition and energy

This is a career role not to be missed!!

THE CANDIDATE

You will be working in a creative events agency (B2B or B2C) and be looking for something a bit different… With line management of at least 3 and strong event delivery experience you will be calm under pressure and be an excellent communicator with strong financial and budget expertise. This agency offers a tight knit working ethos where highly creative, ambitious and smart individuals collaborate to produce some amazing work.

Hungry for the next step in your career? Do not delay with this one….

Live specialises in all disciplines (and at all levels) across marketing, creative and events. If this position isn't quite what you're looking for please visit www.live-recruitment.co.uk to view all of the opportunities we are recruiting.