Events and Marketing Manager Job No: BSNH/EMM
Salary: £35,000.00 - £40,000.00 Location: Gillingham Contract Type: Permanent
Posted: 17/09/2021

Events and Marketing Manager


£35k - £40k

PERM (hybrid working)

An exciting new opening for a talented Events and Marketing Manager has arisen for our globally successful client based in Medway.

Marketing experience is ideal; however, the ideal candidate will have a wealth of experience within Events, previously running their own events, exhibitions and stands at Trade shows.

To be successful you must have relevant Event Management experience, intermediate on Excel and confident in managing budgets. If you have an understanding of Digital Marketing, then this would be a huge advantage!

If this sounds like you, then please continue reading…

Duties include:

  • Manage the Education Marketing Executive and event support teams
  • Prepare and monitor monthly annual budgets, presenting monthly reports on the financial success across the business
  • Develop new educational programmes to provide unique value to relevant clients to attract, retain and expand relationships with new and existing
  • Organise all event logistics including, but not limited to, booking venues, audio/visual equipment, preparing course material, and hosting the event
  • Develop and implement a strategy to maximise sponsorship opportunities
  • Marketing all programmes through flyers, field sales consultants and media as appropriate
  • Work closely with the Digital team to produce cross channel online campaigns, video and social media engagement
  • Monitor sales from events and ensure that the business is maximising revenue
  • Control the strategy for education websites
  • Manage the relationship with speakers, key opinion leaders and educational partners
  • Build solid relationships with key suppliers
  • Involvement and assistance with any other marketing activities as and when required
  • Attend training courses, exhibitions and seminars as required
  • Participate in special projects and perform other duties as required

The successful candidate will be/ have;

  • Previous Event Management experience
  • Certificate or degree in marketing, event management or a business associated field would be useful
  • Budget management experience
  • Strong multi-tasking skills, ability to juggle multiple deadlines and work on a number of different projects simultaneously in a fast-paced environment
  • copywriting/ marcomms experience in a multi-channel environment is ideal
  • Intermediate on Microsoft Excel
  • Management experience desirable
  • A self-motivated individual, with strong problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge of all Social Media platforms including producing posts
  • A strong level of attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to build good working relationships
  • Experience of creating strategies for successful multichannel marketing campaigns
  • Digital marketing understanding is advantageous
  • Must hold a UK drivers license as will be expected to travel on occasion

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a large, successful organisation who offer great benefits, a good working culture and the opportunity to progress.

The Events world is coming back to life, this is a truly exciting opportunity!

If you feel you meet the above criteria & are ready for a new challenge, then please apply online for immediate consideration.

Please be aware that due to the high volumes of applicants for this role, only suitable applicants will be contacted.

This role is being handled by Nicole Hill, Business Support Consultant for Pearson Whiffin Recruitment.

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