The Drum Jobs 21 April 2017 17:05:41 +0000 Account Director Growing and successful experiential agency in central London are looking for a talented Account Director who is free asap for a 12 month maternity cover. It’s likely that this will become a permanent role. You must have recent agency experience  working with a variety of clients and managing different types and scales of activity. These will include the delivery of an overseas conference with some experiential elements and delegate management to more marketing comms work and the management of global toolkits involving photography and POS creation.  Other clients are a combination of B2B and consumer events and experiences. If you enjoy variety and thrive in a busy and dynamic agency, and if positive energy is in your DNA, this could be the role for you. As Account Director you will be responsible for the successful and profitable delivery of existing work, retention and growth of accounts, ownership of senior client relationships and agency reporting. 1 SAM and 1 AM will report to you with a shared AE. Good leadership and positive mentoring skills are needed too!     12 April 2017 14:02:47 +0000 Senior Account Manager - Events Manchester One of Manchester’s top Events Agencies is looking for an experienced Senior Account Manager to join their team. You’ll ideally be working in an Events Agency environment currently, but we will consider outstanding in-house Events professionals.  You would be responsible for the management of a small team of Account Manager’s and Exec’s, and the day to day running of a number of clients, the main two being from Financial Services and Retail sectors, as well as some smaller clients. This is a very creative agency, the events they produce are outstanding creatively and they’ve got a talented in-house creative and studio team to work with. You’ll work closely with your team to manage the production of events of all sizes, from £10k to £500k budgets, ranging from UK based events to some international events too.   06 April 2017 14:02:14 +0000 Event Manager My client is looking for a driven and creative Event Manager. This evets agency is head and shoulders one of the most creative and exciting Events companies in the North! This is an opportunity for a driven event professional to have a varied and interesting role as well as being an integral part of a growing the business. You will already be a seasoned events professional boasting experience with private events, weddings and corporate events. You will be used to dealing with all aspects of the operational process, warehouse, crew and logistical challenges that events bring. This position requires someone who enjoys working in a small team and can hit the ground running. Responsibilities •Site visits •Monitoring of projects and events to ensure that everything is kept up to date and all scheduling is effective. •Management of workload, build and derig phases as well as logistics, transport and crew. •Management of junior team members •Develop creative elements of the event/expand ideas and themes •Supplier engagement, onsite direction and integration •Budget creation, negotiation and management with clients and suppliers •Event H&S/Risk assessments •Onsite management of staff and subcontractors •Event production, dcor design •Engage and manage AV and media solutions My client is a creative and contemporary organisation that thrive on innovative ideas. The ideal candidate will be flexible, adaptable and happy to work in a constantly changing environment of new daily challenges. The high... 05 April 2017 16:04:16 +0000 Events Manager Manchester Our client is a successful and well established Creative Events Agency just outside of Manchester.  They are looking for an experienced Events Manager to join their growing team, you’ll need a minimum of 18months agency experience to be considered, you’ll be given lots of responsibility to run your own smaller events with budgets of £10k+ and assist with larger events with budgets up to £300k. The role combines client facing activity along with event production, so you’ll be the main point of contact for clients, taking events through from kick off meetings, liaising with venues and suppliers, through to on-site management and post-event reconciliation. Not only do they have a fantastic benefits package, but this is a great opportunity to join an ambitious and motivated team in a well- established creative agency. For this role there is travel involved and you must have a driving licence.   31 March 2017 13:01:23 +0000 Events Project Co-ordinator Senior Events Project Co-ordinator Liverpool £20-25k We are keen to hear from candidates who have at least 2 years events experience and would like to work for an exciting and creative live events agency.  Their event portfolio covers everything from conferences to roadshows and product launches, and a lot in-between.  Ideally you’ll have gained experience, perhaps from a venue or hotel and be keen to move into an Events Agency role. To start with you’ll be internally focused, supporting Senior Event Managers, lots of logistics and organisation, and learning all about an agency with corporate clients operates. You’ll need to have a creative spark and a great can do attitude, and you’ll have lots of opportunity to progress and develop within the agency.   M7969 30 March 2017 14:02:39 +0000 Events Account Executive - top Manchester Agency Our client is a leading live communications and events agency based in Manchester. Following continued growth of one of their top accounts, they are looking for an Account Executive to join the team. We're looking for someone who is a graduate, ideally with around 6 months work experience or a placement year. This is essentially an entry level role and you'll need to be able to demonstrate brilliant organisational ability, superb attention to detail and be a strong team-player. As an Account Executive, you will be client facing from day one and you must be able to manage client expectations and to develop a strong working relationship with the client marketing team.  You will work as part of a close knit team with an Account Director, Senior Account Manager and Account Manager - so there will be plenty of support on hand but you'll be expected to show initiative and work well under pressure with a high workload (nobody ever said events management was easy!).  The agency has a terrific reputation, is creative and they really look after their staff.  Ideally due to their location you'll be a driver.  The agency work on a wide variety of events - everything from conferences and exhibitions through to experiential events, AGMs and large scale conventions.      You will gain experience in all aspects of events management - from day to day project management to production,logistics and budget control. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 30 March 2017 14:02:01 +0000 Events Senior Account Manager - top agency in Manchester Our client is a leading live communications and events agency based in Manchester. Following a number of new account wins, we are searching for an Events Senior Account Manager to join the team. To be considered for the role, we are looking for someone who has around 5 years agency experience working with blue chip clients managing a wide range of conferences and events.  You will be the account lead for a major retailer and a financial services client and will manage the day to day client management along with the delivery and project management of a range of events - from conventions and gala dinners through to Exhibitions, large scale conferences, AGMs and Team building days. We're looking for an Events Senior Account Manager who has a strong understanding of production, technical, delegate management and creative development.  You will manage a small team and should have previous man management experience and be able to lead by example.  Agency experience is essential. The agency is keen to make a hire ASAP so if you'd like to find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 27 March 2017 16:04:45 +0000 Events Account Director - 3 month contract, Leeds Our client is a well established agency in Leeds. With a global presence, they work with a top sports brand and are currently managing a product launch for this brand.  We're looking for an Account Director who is available immediately. Ideally you'll have a pedigree creative agency background where you'll have worked on a number of FMCG and retail clients. You'll have worked on experiential,events, brand activation and in-store campaigns and whilst you'll have strategic capability, you'll also be strong on delivery. We're looking for an Account Director who is able to hit the ground running, manage a small team and all suppliers and logistics. To find out more, please contact Fiona Christian ASAP. 27 March 2017 13:01:15 +0000 Event Manager Event Manager - Leeds 25,000 to 30,000 DOE Im working with a business based in Leeds city centre, who are renowned for putting on exceptional events and unforgettable experience. The business has built a great reputation, and delivers projects ranging from large corporate events, to weddings, birthday parties and huge public gatherings. The company has a great team in place and as they continue to grow their now looking for an Events Manager to join them in Leeds. You’ll join an experienced team who have a been a huge part of growing my clients reputation in the market. Operating in a close knit and collaborative environment, you’ll need to be a people person and someone who can get the best from your colleagues and clients. Coming from an events agency environment would be a huge advantage, and you’ll ideally have at least two years experience. You will be a seasoned plate spinner, able to take on multiple projects and deal with several venues at any one time. You’ll be a team player, but equally someone who can get their head down and get the job done when it comes to it. You will be up against some tight deadlines, so time management skills are critical! This is a business thats going places, with a strong leadership team and a culture of promotion from within. This is a great chance to join a growing company where you can develop your career and work with a fun bunch of people!