Event Manager, Finance, London, £300 pd

London (Central), London (Greater)
£300 per day
16 May 2014
13 Jun 2014
OT-12521747
Harrison Bowden
Finance
Contract
Full Time

My client, a leading bank, is currently looking for Event Manager who will report to the Brands and Marketing team. Based in their London offices on a contract basis paying a daily rate of £300 on a 6 month rolling contract

You will meet the following requirements:

  • Proven event/marketing manager who has experience delivering large scale projects which span the marketing mix
  • Extensive event management experience in addition to being comfortable working at a strategic level.
  • Strategically manage delegated events for key segment stakeholders, ensuring strong relationships are developed with high quality events are delivered
  • Manage events from concept through to delivery - ensuring delivery is on time, to budget and specification
  • Work closely with the planning and communications team to drive the development of event content
  • Responsible for event budgets, following key processes and ensuring they are reconciled accurately
  • Manage relationships with suppliers ensuring they are briefed properly and proposals are appropriate and cost effective
  • Analyse and evaluate events in a compliant and timely manner in order to provide senior management with information to monitor and control business activity

Key Skills, Knowledge :

  • Event experience in a B2B environment
  • Financial Services experience is preferred but not essential
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills, with the ability to develop relationships at all levels.
  • Good oral & written communication skills are essential, plus the ability to analyse information & make recommendations
  • Strong project management and logistics experience is essential
  • Experience of developing content for events
  • A good understanding of budget processes
  • The ability to manage change and gain commitment from other regulatory requirements
  • Ability to manage expectations and to challenge where necessary

This is a unique opportunity to secure a long term contract position with a top bank, and be part of a growing team. If you match the above criteria please apply now by sending in your CV ASAP.