The Events Support will be responsible for assisting the Events Manager with all events working in a fast paced Defence organisation, based in central London. This is an exciting position and paying up to £24,000 plus benefits.
- Supporting and coordinating all activities in relation to and support of event attendance and promotion.
- Work with internal and external stakeholders to identify opportunities to promote the range of event activities, and plan and facilitate presence at relevant events both nationally and regionally.
- Supporting the Events Manager in coordinating of all events, including seminars, conferences, exhibitions, employers visits abroad and presentations.
- Act as main point of contact for all events – to produce photography briefs and collate briefing material.
- Co-ordinate planning for all relevant marketing and promotion materials, including banners, literature and collateral for use at events.
- Report on all actions following the monthly Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and Campaign team meeting.
- Support MIS data input and analysis requirements by recording all relevant information from events.
- Research event participants and other exhibitors before, during and after each event to identify targets for potential further activity, such as news and case study follow up.
- Take responsibility for the Events Calendar. Liaise with internal and external stakeholders to ensure that the calendar is up to date.
Required skills/ experience
- You will have strong background of working in events and educated to degree level or equivalent.
- Excellent time management skills, adept at multi-tasking and prioritising workload.
- Positive and confident manner, with strong communication and influencing skills.
- Direct marketing – experience of supporting direct marketing campaigns is desirable.
- Experience in training, presenting, or public speaking would be an advantage.
- An understanding of both military and corporate cultures would be an advantage
- Excellent attention to detail. Flexible and responsive to tasking and direction, with a high level of commitment to succeed.
- A strong team player, comfortable in a changing environment.
- Approachable and friendly – ‘customer oriented’ and professional.
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