Solihull, West Midlands
Basic Salary £38,000 with excellent benefits including 25 Days Holiday, Pension, Healthcare & Cash Plan Schemes
Permanent Role, Full Time
Our client a leading, reputable and well-regarded Membership Body based in the West Midlands is currently recruiting for an Events Manager.
The purpose of this job is to promote excellence in the membership body profession though the defining, development and implementation of events and the operational delivery of the training portfolio.
The role provides central booking systems for meeting rooms, external venues, travel and accommodation and influences all other departments in the Institute, working towards the corporate objectives of increasing membership, global recognition and increasing the financial bottom line, ensuring quality at all times.
The job holder plays a pivotal role in directly delivering events and training on behalf of the Institute
The job holder leads and manages two full time and one part time employees
The job holder works closely with other managers, the marketing team, the materials updates team and the policy team.
The job holder will deal with customers of the Chartered Institute, including training and events delegates, students, members and non-members
The job holder deals with external suppliers including, but not limited to, events venues and agencies, travel providers, production companies, event technology suppliers and speaker agencies
Knowledge, Experience & Attributes Required
The post holder will need to have experience in event management or equivalent qualifications.
Strong experience in creating and designing events programmes, theming, messaging and audience engagement
Effectiveness in contract negotiations
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
User familiarity with membership-based CRM systems (preferable but not essential)
The ability to work on own initiative and to prioritise own workload, as well as the workloads of others within the team
The ability to develop an enthusiastic and talented team
Attention to detail and accuracy
Ability to work to tight deadlines
Willing to learn and apply new skills
The post holder will need to be IT literate to a high standard, which should include working knowledge of all Microsoft Office packages, event delivery platforms, such as WebinarJam and MS Teams, and event technology.
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