Location: Letchmore Heath, Hertfordshire
Contract Type: Fixed-term contract
Closing Date: 12 February 2019
Salary: Competitive salary + excellent benefits
Are you experienced in large-scale Events? We’re searching for a Head of Events to join our amazing team based near Watford.
The Head of Events acts as an effective business partner in delivering all aspects of IGD conferences and events to drive the trading performance of IGD and enhance our reputation in the industry.
The person will take a leadership role in the development and delivery of IGD’s Trade Briefing event portfolio and will ensure effective and efficient delivery whilst maintaining the quality and standards required. Other responsibilities will include project management for larger, more complex individual events throughout the year as allocated by the Director of Events. Key to this role is ensuring best practice and economies of scale across the organisation to increase quality and reduce cost.
The role will be for a period of up to 10 months on a fixed-term contract.
Areas of accountability
Ownership and oversight of all event operations, staff resource and scheduling.
Duties also include project management of a variety of IGD’s larger more complex events.
What you will need to succeed:
Strong inter-personal skills
Budget/sales target management
Creative and enthusiastic
If you feel you have the relevant skills and experience for this role, please apply.