Project Manager - International Events

Job Title: Project Manager - International Events
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, London
Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum + 15% bonus
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH55066
Contact Name: Hannah Symes
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 29, 2016 15:10

Job Description

Handle Recruitment have an exciting opportunity for an ambitious and resilient Project Manager to join the busy team of one of the UK's most dynamic and creative international B2B events companies.

We are looking for someone who will be confident to lead on the project management for one of our client's main events. You will be required to support delivery of all the team's clients pre, at and post show activities, focusing on bespoke activities for individual shows, and areas in addition to core contracts. You will be the key point of contact for clients, internally and externally to the business, account managing clients and stakeholders on projects you lead on.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Liaising across the business and with clients to deliver contract requirements
  • Foster day to day relationships with all client contacts engaging with the events
  • Lead on operational delivery, from client stands, to bespoke events and activities
  • Supporting Marketing, recruitment, and Content to deliver seamless results for clients
  • Work with designers to create proposal documents and supporting marketing materials
  • Produce reports and analysis on business activities, show stats and insights for clients
  • To support the delivery of all partnership engagement plans and activities
  • To lead bespoke project requirements, such as management of concierge services and webinar developments

The successful candidate will have proven experience in working on large scale events/ exhibitions. Experience of managing people is desirable as the successful candidate will be responsible for 1-2 reports. We are looking for a highly motivated self-starter who is very organised, confident with clients and comfortable in a project management role, working alongside a team of peers to achieve the best results for 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.