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Event Manager - Marketing

Job Title: Event Manager - Marketing
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £285 - £325 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 9 months
REF: 9997774444444444_1554369475
Contact Name: Zivile Asanaviciute
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

Event Manager - Marketing

Our client, a global organisation and leader in the finance and technology sectors, has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Events Manager to join their Team on a 9 months temporary contract.

The successful candidate will work in an exciting, fast - paced environment and will be responsible for the development, planning, management and execution of Business Unit events across the organization.

Previous experience of events planning within a global company environment, agency or media / news organization is desirable. The candidates should also have an expertise in event production, vendor negotiation, event contract procedures, logistics, and audience management. Domestic and international travel may be required.


  • Plan and execute event programmes for the organisation's events portfolio.
  • Executes a wide range of small-scale and more complex proprietary, hosted and third party events including, but not limited to training, panels, receptions, tradeshows, conferences, etc.
  • Ensures a successful format development and implementation of third party and proprietary programs that drive business results
  • Manages Marketing and client relationship as it relates to specific event.
  • Provides event-level strategy guidance by leveraging program strategy insights, best practices and tools
  • Integrates event activity with other sales/marketing/ product team priorities to drive consistent brand messaging / integrity across campaign structure
  • Works with Marketing and business units to create event opportunities that drive the business forward
  • Infuses customized, creative, out-of-the-box ideas and solutions for events
  • Develops functional relationships with Marketing and/or clients as it relates to specific events
  • Collaborates directly with internal teams such as Creative Agency, Security, Facilities, Marketing, Catering, and A/V to coordinate onsite events
  • Ensures compliance to budget, expenses, and reconciliations on a per event basis


  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Minimum 5 years of post-graduate experience event/experiential planning within a Global company environment, agency or media/news organization.
  • Experience of utilising technology, digital and social media tactics into Events.
  • Moderate skill-level with Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Excel, and Word)
  • Accomplished industry professional with excellent knowledge and thorough comprehension of event logistics and management of events
  • Ability to suggest & enhance functionality on event management / tracking systems
  • Must have a strong understanding of social media networks
  • Technology industry interest and understanding a plus
  • Ability to work independently & flexibly (travel and extended hours) under tight deadlines