Events Manager

  • £23k - 27k per year
  • Location: St Ives
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 19/02/19
Hannah Scott

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Job description

Job reference: 3657/1

Role Outline

To manage the organisation of events from initial point of contact through to running the event on the day. This will include discussing menus, service, table plans, décor, floristry and logistics to ensure the smooth running of events.

Key Duties

  • Supporting the generation of leads via marketing, social media, networking and referrals.
  • Management of incoming leads to maximise conversions.
  • Act as the face of the company and brand at all times and to encourage this is colleagues.
  • Be the principal client contact, from initial lead to post event follow up
  • Project management of event in the planning stages, including liaising with colleagues, venues and suppliers.
  • Managing the team on event day, including acting as key contact for the client, coordinating food service with the kitchen and managing logistics on the day.

Skills & Experience

  • Significant project and staff management experience
  • Exceptional communications skills, in person and in writing
  • Proven track record in relationship building and generating new business growth
  • Experience in delivering hospitality events on multiple scales (intimate – 200+ guests), across a variety of venue types.
  • Experienced, knowledgeable and qualified in hospitality Health and Safety and Licencing.
  • Full driving licence and willingness to drive own vehicle and company vans to multiple venues

To Apply

Please send your CV in MS Word together with a covering letter to

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