Marketing Events Project Manager

Recruiter
Lord Search and Selection
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£35,000 per annum
Posted
30 Aug 2017
Closes
19 Oct 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time

Up to £40,000 pa pro rata (or day rate equivalent) / Flexible Working
Not-for-profit Organisation
Birmingham

An exciting opportunity for a marketing events professional to show what they are capable of on an international stage.

The Role

Our client is a new high-profile not-for-profit organisation based in the centre of Birmingham.

They are seeking a marketing events professional to work closely with their Marketing & Communications Director in organising a series of events (conferences, seminars, and exhibitions) in the UK and internationally.

For each event you will be responsible for:

  • Liaising with our client's senior management team to coordinate all planning
  • Organising venues and travel
  • Arranging exhibitors and public speakers
  • Supporting all PR and the sale of sponsorship packages

This is a newly-created role and will be offered on either a 6-9 month fixed term contract, or on an interim basis.

To be successful, you will need to have experience of marketing or events management and/or project management, with outstanding communication, organisational and time management skills.
At interview you will be required to evidence:

  • Experience of stakeholder management (e.g. clients, suppliers, partners)
  • An ability to rapidly develop professional relationships at a senior level
  • A proven track record in problem solving and negotiation



Next Steps

If you are looking for a challenging and stimulating opportunity, with a great team, that will fully utilise your exceptional skills and experience, then look no further.

To express your interest in this role please submit a fully detailed CV quoting your current remuneration details and reference number 370673.

Interviews for this role will be held at the beginning of September.


Our client is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion or belief.

We reserve the right to close applications early in the event of a large response.