Events Manager – London

Location: London
Salary: Market Rate
Salary band: Market Rate
Contract type: Contract/Temporary
Date posted: 11/09/2023

A prominent US-based law firm are seeking an Events Manager to join their London office for a 6-month maternity cover contract. The role-holder will manage the delivery of the events function involving planning and executing a diverse range of events that supports internal marketing and business development objectives.

The Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain the London event strategy, ensuring events and KPIs are aligned with strategic priorities.
  • Collaborate with various departments to assess the business value of each event and provide guidance as needed.
  • Successfully plan and execute large and small-scale events catering to priority business growth areas and targeted audiences.
  • Take ownership of event delivery, managing all aspects including initial briefing to on-the-day event management.
  • Conduct post-event debriefs and deliver qualitative and quantitative post-event analysis to measure and assess event success.
  • Liaising with relevant teams across the business to ensure event processes, documentation and guidance are kept updated, and in line with best practice.
  • Responsible for managing and promoting the London Events Calendar, and internally promoting visibility of event activity.
  • Staying updated on competitor activity, new industry developments and maintaining relationships with external suppliers.

The Candidate:

  • Previous experience managing events, preferably within a legal / professional services environment.
  • Excellent project management and problem solving skills
  • Possess existing relationships with London suppliers and vendors (Advantageous).
  • Proficiency in using Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Outlook).

Please note: Due to the specific sectors we work in, only candidates with valid work experience in a Law Firm, Accountancy Firm, Management Consultancy, Property/Construction Firm, Financial Services Firm or a high profile relevant Association or Agency will be considered.  We regret that our clients will not accept applications outside of these areas.

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