Senior Event Manager

Location
England,London
Salary
£35000 per annum
Posted
22 Aug 2017
Closes
19 Sep 2017
Ref
13852743/001
Contact
Katie Corfield
Job Discipline
Other
Experience Level
Manager
Sectors
Charities
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This organisation is looking for a Challenge Events Manager to join their well-established team in Central London.


Client Details

This health charity is a household name.


Description

The key responsibilities of this Challenge Events Manager will be:

* Line manage a team of 3, based around the UK
* Take charge of a portfolio of events and ensure these are delivered to the highest quality
* Undertake all relevant logistical and operational planning using strong project management skills
* Manage budget for the team and ensure all event production costs are included
* Work with stakeholders around the organisation to ensure agreed sponsorship opportunities are maximised
* Maximise fundraising potential at all events
* Develop relationships with appropriate providers and partners to secure beneficial contracts
* Manage volunteers at various events
* Provide thorough post event analysis and ensure accurate reporting


Profile

The person specification for this Challenge Events Manager is:

* Proven track record of successful 360 event delivery
* Prior experience of working on events with large participation numbers (500+)
* Strong project management skills
* Line management experience
* Ability to work autonomously as well as part of a group
* Excellent negotiation and influencing skills
* Ability to balance a complex work load and deliver projects on time and on budget
* Good under pressure
* Strong relationship building/management skills
* Experience of working at a strategic level
* Budget management experience
* A driving license is required


Job Offer

This organisation is looking to offer a salary of around £35,000.

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