Event Coordinator

Randstad Employment Bureau
£17,000 per annum
11 Oct 2017
26 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you a budding star in the events industry? Want to work for a company that makes a genuine difference to people's lives? We are looking for an Event Coordinator to join a leading human services providing in Birmingham. The role is currently based in Yardley however moving to Central Birmingham before the end of the year. The successful candidate will enjoy a competitive package and an opportunity to progress.

What you'll be doing...

  • Liaising with key stakeholders at schools and other external organisations over the phone, booking meetings and events.
  • Organising and managing multiple diaries to coordinate events.
  • Communicating daily with schools/colleges via phone, email and face to face.
  • Being persuasive when in dialogue with schools and ensure 100% access across each local authority area.
  • Managing a large caseload to maximise events.

What's in it for you...

  • £17,000-£19,500 based on experience
  • Yardley location moving to Central Birmingham
  • Working for a company that makes a difference
  • A competitive benefits package

What you'll need to have...

  • Experience working in a contact centre environment
  • A drive to achieve and over achieve targets
  • Negotiation skill including objection handling
  • IT literacy - MS Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Communication skills/relationship building with key stakeholders
  • Planning and organisation

So if you are ready to take your next step then apply now!

Randstad Business Support is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.