Events & Sponsorships Manager

England, Kent, Dartford
22 Nov 2016
20 Dec 2016
Marketing Disciplines
Event, Sponsorship and Promotion
Industry Sector
Contract Type
Work Experience Level
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side
Job Role
Events Manager

Events & Sponsorships Manager

£45-49k plus fantastic benefits including a very generous company car scheme

Kent, commutable from areas such as: Bexley Heath, Dartford and Gravesend


This is an exciting opportunity to join a fantastic client of ours in Kent. Working in a pivotal role, strategically developing and delivering major national B2C and B2B events, resulting in positive exposure of the brand and products.

The position is suited to an experienced professional who has managed large scale events with annual budgets totaling around £12-15m.

Your role will involve:

  • Strategically planning events & sponsorship, ensuring brand messages are communicated and that events are to brand, acting as brand guardian
  • Effectively co-ordinating internal and external teams & agencies
  • Organising event & sponsorship planning meetings
  • Creating stunning product launch events
  • Developing a variety of events, including experiential, working closely with marketing teams
  • Overseeing all logistics
  • Analysis of the effectiveness of events & ROI
  • Spend planning and budget management of up to £15m annually
  • Managing & co-ordinating commercial sponsorships

You will be the ideal candidate due to your:

  • Solid experience within a similar role, handling budgets of around £12m/£15m a year
  • Major event management & project management experience
  • Budget management experience
  • Agency management experience
  • Commercially aware
  • Superb managerial and motivational skills

This is a very responsible, fast paced and rewarding position suited to a highly experienced events professional. Please apply now if this sounds like the role for you!


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If you have not heard from us within five working days please assume that you have not been successful. We would like to keep your records on file and should a suitable position comes up we will contact you.

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