Conference Manager

Recruiter
Get Recruited (UK) Ltd -
Location
London
Salary
28000.00 - 32000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
15 Aug 2019
Closes
18 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Conference Manager

Twickenham

Up to GBP32,000 + Excellent Benefits

The Company:

Get Recruited are currently supporting a leading conference and events company. They are recruiting for an experienced Conference Manager to join their team. You will be the main point of contact for clients providing information, advice and support in respect of the overall management of their events.

Conference Manager Responsibilities:

  • Liaising with clients to ascertain their precise event requirements
  • Producing detailed plans for events (e.g. timelines, venues, suppliers, legal obligations, staffing and budgets)
  • Preparing and managing a budget
  • Securing and booking suitable venues and hotels
  • Coordinating venue management, caterers, stand designers, contractors and equipment hire
  • Identifying and securing speakers or special guests
  • Selling sponsorship/stand/exhibition space to potential exhibitors/partners
  • Liaising with clients and designers to create a brand for the event and organising the production of tickets, posters, catalogues and sales brochures

Conference Manager Skills and Experience:

  • Minimum 3 years Conference or Events management experience
  • Experience of managing a small team including a conference administrator and temporary event staff
  • Have excellent time management
  • Be enthusiastic, self-motivated and outgoing
  • Experience in developing excellent relationships with clients and team members
  • Have good communication and presentation skills and be able to demonstrate excellent organisational skills
  • Knowledge of sales, marketing or copywriting
  • Experience of budgeting and financial management

To apply: Please send your CV for immediate consideration



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