Working for a prestigious accountancy institute based in the City of London the Event Manager is responsible for the strategic planning, operation and delivery of events with a key focus on delivering an Awards programme. 

Main responsibilities of the Event Manager role:

Strategic planning & delivery of a portfolio of events, including wards, lectures, dinners, webinars, receptions and networking events.

Project management of Awards programme, driving the development of awards, key stakeholder management, criteria/entries management, judging processes, marketing and operational delivery

Line management and development of 2 members of staff

Create and/or develop financial controls to ensure successful delivery and scalability for growth

Partner with Marketing team to ensure all web content and marketing material is delivered

Candidate Profile:

Strategic event management experience including managing and delivering large award ceremonies and dinners as well as other events

Exceptional commercial acumen

Previous line management experience

Good understanding of event marketing, excellent copywriting and proof-reading skills

Experience of creating and managing budgets and post events reconciliation

Strong planning and project management skills

Exceptional communication skills, ability to work under pressure and lead a team