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events manager jobs in leicestershire

The Role
As an Events Manager or Events Account Manager you will oversee and organise events that will make an impact on the target audience. You will be responsible for managing a portfolio or events, developing and implementing the strategy and managing a team to help you deliver both large scale and smaller scale events. If you are an Events Manager inhouse then you will be managing events for that one company and these may be onsite or external. If you are an Events Account Manager in an agency then you will be working with a range of different clients.
The Events Manager will either sit within the events team and be made up of both event management and operational teams. Or in smaller companies the events team sometimes sits within the marketing team.
An Events Manager is, above all, a project manager who understands marketing and promotion techniques. To be successful in this role you will be highly organised and able to manage multiple projects at any one time, along with changing priorities. You will also be a brilliant communicator, working closely with other teams and stakeholders within and external to the business.
Some key responsibilities of the Events Manager include:
  • Plan event from start to finish according to requirements, target audience and objectives
  • Prepare budgets and ensure adherence
  • Source and negotiate with vendors and suppliers
  • Ensure event is completed smoothly and step up to resolve any problems that might occur
  • Analyse the event’s success and prepare reports
About Leicestershire
Bordering Nottinghamshire, Lincolnshire, Rutland Northamptonshire, Warwickshire, Staffordshire, and Derbyshire. Leicestershire is a land locked country and takes its name from the City of Leicester.
With a population of 1 million with more than half of this number living in Leicester.
The River Soar together with its tributaries and canalisations constitutes the principal river basin of the county
It’s symbol of county council, Leicestershire County Cricket Club and Leicester City FC is the fox. This is due to Leicestershire being considered the birthplace of fox hunting.