International Venue Consultant

Recruiter
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Location
Kidderminster
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 Mar 2019
Closes
27 Mar 2019
Sector
Engineering
Job Type
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent

International Venue Consultant

Our Client are a well-known Creative Communications Company based in Kidderminster and they are looking for a Venue Consultant for maternity cover for 12 months who can source and acquire international venues for their customers marketing campaigns.

Maternity cover

Monday - Friday (9am - 5pm)

Competitive rate of pay

Based in Kidderminster

Purpose

  • To research the best venues and resources that meet the client's brief and create tailor-made proposal documents along with accurate cost tables.

Responsibilities

  • To find venues worldwide
  • Keep updated on venue and product knowledge through visiting venues and related exhibitions
  • Negotiate with suppliers to achieve the very best rates and added value deals
  • Prepare venue and product information documents including accurate cost tables
  • Be a supplier liaison
  • To carry out any reasonable request by the department Director and Manager
  • To report to Clients / Project Managers / Directors as required

Experience

  • Good venue knowledge in the UK and Worldwide
  • A knowledge of event organising and operations
  • Knowledge of hotel operations

Skills

  • Good keyboard and computer skills with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Outlook)
  • The ability to work with figures in order to issue accurate quotations
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Good organisational and time management skills with the ability to prioritise workloads
  • Ability to work independently and to 'think outside the box'
  • Excellent communication and inter-personal skills
  • Flexible attitude to working hours

Other requirements

  • Able to travel throughout the UK and overseas
  • Driving licence