Senior Event Operations Manager (Sports)

Location
South West London
Salary
£35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted
17 Nov 2016
Closes
15 Dec 2016
Ref
GM22567
Marketing Disciplines
Account Management, Event
Contract Type
Permanent
Work Experience Level
Manager
Agency-side or Client-side
Agency Side
Job Role
Events Manager

One of the biggest sports media companies in the world is looking for a Senior Events Operations Manager to join their exciting team. This is a great opportunity for someone looking to progress further in their events career.
You will be managing the implementation of mass participation sporting events and your responsibilities will include:
* Sourcing venues and suppliers
* Conducting site visits and negotiating with the venues
* Planning routes for events
* Taking control of all event documentation
* Planning logistics for the event
* Liaising with city councils and making sure everything is in order to move forward
* Managing temporary staff and marshals
* Managing the budget

The perfect candidate will have:

* Experience in road based mass participation events #
* Event management experience
* Experience managing budgets
* Experience working in event operations
* Exceptional organisational skills
* Fantastic communication skills
* Great attention to detail

This is a perfect role for anyone with a background in mass participation events operation looking to make a move into an established, reputable company. If you're interested and you meet the requirements then please don't hesitate to get in touch!