Venue Consultant

Recruiter
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Location
Kidderminster
Salary
Competitive
Posted
29 Mar 2019
Closes
26 Apr 2019
Sector
Engineering
Job Type
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Venue Consultant

Monday - Friday (9am - 5pm)

Competitive rate of pay

Based in Kidderminster

Our Client are a well-known Creative Communications Company based in Kidderminster and they are looking for a Venue Consultant to join the team in a full-time permanent position to source and acquire national/international venues for their customers marketing campaigns.

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 nationally and internationally

* 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