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Event Manager - Head of Conferences (b2b)

Department:
Events
Brand:
Location:
Peterborough
Status:
Permanent

As an Event manager/head of conferences your key task will be to support the Event director in the implementation of the conference programme of events and in all event related tasks.

You will be expected to jump in, roll up your sleeves, and get into the work — concepting, executing, producing, and tracking.

The perfect candidate has experience with large professional conferences attracting up to 500 + delegates, and should be adept at coordinating with a wide range of internal stakeholders. Must be comfortable and have experience handling significant budgets for individual events, partnering with external vendors and agencies in order to deliver on time and on budget for each event.

You will be expected to focus on the delivery of a 3 key conferences in automotive & rail markets whilst also managing smaller seminars and identifying new opportunities to launch.

 You will possess a proven track record of conference management. You will be proficient in all aspects of events and demonstrate a deep understanding of conference business and drive knowledge in this field, probably for working for a senior professional conference organisation

You will bring exceptional skills in project and budget management, and the coordination of resources and suppliers, both internal and external. Candidates need to be prepared to travel.

You will have the chance to carve out a career at the UK’s most dynamic media company and Bauer offers a wide range of employee benefits.

The role is office based, in Peterborough.

Bauer Media’s portfolio of over 80 influential media brands connect over 23 million UK adults with excellent content whenever, wherever and however they want.

Our award winning brands include:- HEAT, CLOSER, GRAZIA, MAGIC 105.4, KISS, Q, PARKERS  and MCN all  delivering  must-have entertainment &  information  to  diverse and  valuable  audiences.

How to apply

To be considered for this role, please submit your CV to chris.lester@bauermedia.co.uk detailing your suitability. Alternatively if you would like to discuss in more detail please call me on 01733 468321

Closing Date for applications is Monday 21 October 2019