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PR and Events

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 Staffordshire
Staffordshire is renowned for the craftsmanship of its world-famous potteries in Stoke on Trent and in the late 18th century North Staffordshire was the largest producer of ceramics in Britain.
Most of the geographic county of Staffordshire is still agricultural, and dairy farming is particularly important. It’s also home to the famous River Severn and its infamous Severn Bore.
Sitting between the ever-expanding urban areas of Birmingham and Manchester it is still a rural area with the hills of the Peak District in the North.

Events Manager Jobs in ​Staffordshire