Chemical Watch is the leading global provider of independent intelligence and insight for product safety professionals managing chemicals. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Event Manager to join our events team in Bath or Shrewsbury.
This is a fantastic opportunity to work for Chemical Watch in lovely offices in Bath or Shrewsbury. Plenty of opportunity for the right candidate to grow this role and progress.
We are looking for a Senior Events Manager to take care of a growing portfolio of business international conferences, awards and leader-level events. There will be travel to Europe, North America, Asia and beyond.
We are looking for an individual with drive, enthusiasm and passion, to manage our B2B conference programme. In return, you will find this company a stimulating place to work and progress your career. We are looking for someone with proven responsibility in B2B conferences.
Reporting to and deputising for the Events Directorr, the role involves:
Overall management of annual programme of international conferences
Advance planning of programme - liaison with editorial, sales, marketing and event managers to ensure all dates are suitable
Constant review of annual programme
Overseeing the production of programmes by Event Managers ensuring that all conferences are produced on time and in line with schedules
Producing approximately one third of the Chemical Watch annual conference programme
Setting up event budgets and monitoring budgets on a daily basis
Working closely with the Events Director to identify topics for both existing events and new events
Invitations and confirmation to speakers
Working with marketing team on the production of marketing and sales collateral
Liaison with Sales and Marketing on event promotion
Selection of venue, negotiation and management of venue contract
Booking and briefing on-site staff
On-site management of event
Working closely with AV/Multi-media team leading up to events
Working on new series of Awards programmes
Working on Leader Level events for Chemical Watch members customers
Strong programme and project management experience
Communication skills to work effectively within our team, and with other teams
5+ years experience in a similar role
Keen to travel overseas
Bright, driven, personable and able to rise to the challenge!
Founded in 2007, Chemical Watch is the leading global provider of independent intelligence and insight for product safety professionals managing chemicals. We help businesses across value chains stay ahead of the dynamic chemicals management agenda by providing access to in-depth knowledge, tools and a network of experts. Our company has a strong shared sense of purpose, fuelled by highly educated and motivated staff who want to make a difference with their work.
Chemical Watch is a truly dynamic company and there is a real opportunity to be had. Competitive salary (more details upon application). Apply today!