Event Experience Manager - Exhibitions

Job Title: Event Experience Manager - Exhibitions
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, London
Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + bonus
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH55084
Contact Name: Kathleen Patton
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 03, 2016 16:05

Job Description

Position Description:

Handle Recruitment are working on behalf of a market-leading Exhibitions & Festivals brand, who are currently seeking an Event Experience Manager to work alongside their custom solutions team. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is looking to work in a fast paced, engaging role that would involve liaising with key clients and building strong relationships with stakeholders. The ideal applicant should be a passionate brand ambassador and confident in growing international awareness of all their events, exhibitions and shows.

Key responsibilities:

  • To recruit International Buyers and build strong relationships with key clients and stakeholders.
  • To work closely with operations, marketing and project management to achieve client metrics and exceed expectations.
  • Support delivery of all the Customer Solutions Team's client's pre, at and post show activities.
  • Engage and ensure matched needs for onsite meetings, hosted tours and overall feedback.
  • Liaise across the business and with clients to deliver contract requirements.
  • Recruit and manage International Buyers onsite at meetings and tours.
  • Recruit UK exhibitors for all exhibitions and shows.
  • Supporting Marketing, Recruitment, and Content to deliver seamless results for clients.

Required Experience:

  • 3+ years Recruitment, Sales or Account Management experience.
  • Stakeholder management.
  • Suitable degree.
  • Multiple languages desirable (but not necessary).
  • Experience with event delegate or exhibitor sales
  • Account management / project management of large corporate and/or public sector clients.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.