Project Support / Consultant - Event Management in Maidenhead

The successful candidate will provide support to and learn about all areas of the business – venue finding, delegate management, event management and administration. The role requires an organised professional who is willing to learn, work in a timely and efficient manner, and thrives in a busy, deadline-driven environment. The position will suit a recent graduate wishing to join the events industry or a venue finder wanting to move in to event management.

What we offer:

  • Competitive Salary
  • 20 days annual leave
  • Lieu Days for working at weekends
  • Opportunity to work overseas and across the UK

What are you going to do

Support in all aspects of event management will be involved in the role from concept and venue finding, dealing with delegate enquires to working on site both UK & overseas.

Training will be provided and opportunities to develop new skills.

Key attributes:

  • Team Player
  • Effective personable communicator
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Capable of working on own initiative
  • Aptitude for multi-tasking
  • Excellent time management and punctuality

The role is predominantly office based, 9.00am – 5.30pm, Monday to Friday.

Due to the nature of our business some additional office hours may be required including time working away both evenings and weekends, these will recompensed.

Aptitude and attitude are more a priority than qualifications.

What we ask:

  • At least finished high school Qualifications in Event Management (beneficial)
  • IT Literate - proficient in Microsoft Excel/Word/Powerpoint
  • Excellent written English, verbal & presentation skills (additional languages will be viewed favourably)
  • Good UK and International geographic knowledge
  • Active working knowledge of social media products – LinkedIn, Instagram, Twitter
  • Previous experience in the following areas is advantageous: Venue finding, event management, data entry, mail merging or hotel/hospitality experience

Extra information

Education Level
College
Location
Maidenhead
Working hours per week
37 - 37
Type of Contract
Full Time Jobs
Salary indication
Between £18000 and £22000 per year
Responsible for
Operational & Administration
Published at
15-10-2018
Type of Job
Project Management
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
No
Car Preferred
No
Must be eligible to work in the EU
Yes
Cover Letter Required
Yes
Languages
English

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