Alexander James Farnborough, Hampshire
Alexander James Recruiting is currently working with a leading manufacturer of material handling equipment looking to recruit a new Events Manager to organize and develop their various exhibitions, corporate dinners and external and internal events across the UK. With a competitive package to include a strong basic and company car, this is a great opportunity for an experienced Events Manager looking to take on a new and interesting role. Responsibilities Manage and develop an events calendar across the UK's various sites Plan, Project Manage and attend external and internal events Liaise with various Directors and Managers to understand events requirements and publicize and promote the events successfully Manage event budgets Review events to assess success rate and areas for improvements Research suitable venues, suppliers and contractors Requirements You will be an organized and diligent individual with previous experience in Events Management. The company is open to taking a Junior person with prior events experience who feels ready to take a step up into such a position provided they have the ability to project manage events affectively and can communicate well with stakeholders at all levels. You will have strong problem solving skills and be a confident presenter. In terms of locality, you will ideally been within commutable distance of the Farnborough area and be prepared to travel nationally when required. Benefits Competitive salary dependent on experience (Up to £42,000 depending on experience) Company Car Genuine growth opportunity, working with a fast growing yet already well established company within forklift 25 days holiday + statutory Competitive Pension Scheme Onsite restaurant facility Healthcare The Company The company are an international manufacturer of forklift trucks, thus operating in the material handling industry. Part of a wider group, they're also involved in supplying various other types of warehouse equipment and are one the most well known brands within the material sector, being a true market leader. Having obtained consistent growth for the last 30 years, they're expecting this to continue and are therefore looking to bring new territory sales people in to increase market share further. For further information please get in touch with Alex Hopkirk by emailing or calling on 07557658751.