A super opportunity has arisen for an experienced Events Project Manager to work for this well- established, successful and very friendly events and exhibition company.
The Project Manager will oversee all the aspects of a project or client’s requirements from handover to completion, from exhibition trailer roadshows programmes to indoor and outdoor exhibition stand builds.
Responsibilities of the Events Project Manager:-
•To liaise directly with clients on their given projects and be expected to attend sites as required to provide support to operational teams and to handover jobs to clients.
•Budgetary control on events.
•Sub-contractor and labour management on projects.
•Involvement with projects from their inception to completion; meeting clients, finding solutions to fit their needs and budgets, in collaboration with senior management.
•Health and Safety – a working knowledge of industry Health and Safety best practice is required. Responsibility for this on allocated projects rests with the Project Manager.
•Liaison with other event suppliers to assess their needs.
Training will be provided to ensure the successful Project Manager is equipped to cost jobs.
After initial supervision, full project responsibility will be required.
The successful PM will have:-
•Previous experience or knowledge of the exhibition/events sector.
•Strong organisation skills, attention to detail, ability to multitask and the confidence to make decisions.
•Excellent communication and leadership skills.
•This is a hands-on role requiring both on site and office work.
•Must be computer literate with experience of Word, Excel and Power Point
•Must be comfortable managing multiple projects simultaneously.
•Good numeracy and literacy are vital
•Marketing and social media experience is desirable.
•A full driving licence is required. (candidates must be aged over 21 years for insurance purposes)
Midlands based with frequent UK and occasional European work.
Occasional stays way from base should be expected as well as some weekend work.
To apply, please forward your CV and cover letter stating why you would like to be considered, to email@example.com