Stopgap

Senior Event Executive

Recruiter
Location
Berkshire
Salary
£38000 - £45000 per annum + pro rata, 12 months
Posted
28 Jul 2017
Closes
24 Aug 2017
Ref
CJS-090016
Contact
Caroline Simmonds
Discipline
Marketing
Sector
B2B, Technology
Business Type
Brand / In-house
Seniority
Executive
Contract Type
Freelance / Contract
Hours
Full-Time

Experienced events professional with exhibitions experience needed for a 12 month maternity cover near Bracknell. Car needed.

Senior Event Executive - 12 Months - £38,000-£45,000 pro rata - Berkshire

You will be working for a boutique events company delivering events to corporate clients in the IT sector. This role requires a car and frequent travelling within the UK and occasionally abroad.

Working in a converted barn near Bracknell, which has an office dog, you will manage a portfolio of accounts. Responsibilities include:

- acquiring a full understanding of your client's event objectives offering additional suggestions as appropriate
- creation of client proposals ensuring these meet or exceed your client's objectives - ensuring that all aspects of events are managed and delivered to an exemplary standard and within budget
- arranging travel and accommodation, as relevant to the event, ensuring best price or group discounts
- sourcing of event collateral and other materials, ensuring that event collateral is produced in accordance with your client's corporate branding
- manage relationships with event sponsors to ensure that their objectives are met (if applicable)
- when required manage all aspects of delegate registration and post event follow up and report back to your clients
- develop and maintain relationship with your clients, gaining an
understanding of their future requirements to build a pipeline and plan resources accordingly

You MUST HAVE:

- excellent organisational and project management skills
- excellent negotiation skills
- a proven track record of event delivery, exhibitions and managing sponsors
- a car and a UK driver's licence
- willingness and ability for frequent travel

Apply now!

Senior Event Executive - 12 Months - £38,000-£45,000 pro rata - Berkshire

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