Events Manager
Sutton Coldfield
Posted 3 months ago
Location: Sutton Coldfield
Salary: £26,000 to £34,000 per annum
Tonic are looking for an experienced events manager for our client’s well-established events business, based in Sutton Coldfield. The business is growing hence this vacancy has occurred. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to join an enthusiastic and passionate team that is really going places!
What are we looking for?
  • A can-do attitude – events will vary in size and location often in weird and wonderful places!
  • An open mind – you have a “How can we achieve this” mindset when requests are brought to the forefront. Our clients don’t often say no!
  • Adaptability – Must be ready to think on the spot. Anticipate changes that could happen at any event in any location
  • Problem Solving – Events will serve up weird and bizarre problems. Must be ready to think and decisively execute on the spot
  • Large Numbers – Experience in managing wedding and private events up to 300+
  • Self Motivated – A small core team will require leadership in the build-up
  • Team Management – An ability to build and lead a casual team
  • Recruitment – Past experience in building a casual team to be called upon when needed
  • Training – Hands-on approach leading from the front at events
  • Computer literate – Be able to communicate efficiently across email & telephone
  • Organisation – Will be required to organise an event from start to finish; first meeting to execution and feedback
  • Travel – Be prepared to travel to events, UK wide, sometimes the night before
  • Flexibility – Events will be based around the UK. Hours will vary with long days and travel as part of the job role
  • Drivers License – A Must
  • Food – You must have a passion for food
  • Presentation – This is not an office-based job. You will be required to meet and greet clients and be the face of events
  • Kitchen – MUST be able to demonstrate, deliver and drive a key working relationship with Head Chef
  • Accountability – Deliver performance reports to the owner and update on the business as and when required
  • Hours – Will vary every include nights and weekends
  • Take Ownership – You will be expected to be at the front of the business alongside the owner and head chef
To find out more and to register your CV with Tonic, please apply immediately. You can expect to hear from one of our team within 2 working days if your application has been successful. Due to the volume of applications we receive, unfortunately, we won’t be able to respond to those that are unsuccessful. We do apologise for this, but if you feel that we may have overlooked your credentials please feel free to contact us

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