Event Project Manager

Eastbourne

Job title: Event Project Manager
Company name: Aventri
Location: Eastbourne, UK
Job type: Full time
Salary info: £38,000  + 5% Annual Bonus
To apply:
Send covering letter & CV  to talent@aventri.com
Closing date: 31 Jan 2020

Job description:

Aventri is eagerly seeking a new Event Project Manager (EPM) to manage and execute the plan for each event to be serviced by the Project Management team, maintain the timeline for pre, onsite, and post event tasks, and manage equipment, software, and staff deployments according to client needs. YOU will play a key role in managing resources and coordinating the efforts of team members and third-party contractors or consultants in order to deliver projects according to the plan. The Event Project Manager will be the main client contact and will also work in coordination with the Account Director to ensure the client receives the highest quality of service.

What We Have For You:

  • Review, manage, and execute project planning from beginning to end
  • Assist in the development of project plans and associated communication documents
  • Effectively communicate project expectations to team members and stakeholders in a timely and clear fashion
  • Liaise with project stakeholders and clients on an ongoing basis.
  • Assess need for additional staff and/or consultants and make appropriate recommendations if necessary during project cycle
  • Track project milestones and deliverables using ASANA and Azure Dev Ops
  • Develop and deliver progress reports
  • Participate in the project post mortems and help in the creation of a recommendations report in order to identify successful and unsuccessful project elements
  • Travel to client meetings for pre-event and post event debriefs and contract renewals
  • Travel to events outside of management duties to assist other EPM’s with onsite deployments. Up to 35% of time will be spent travelling

What You Bring:

  • University degree or equivalent work experience 
  • 3+ years’ experience in a project management/planning capacity, including all aspects of process development and execution
  • Experience with Agile Project Management desirable
  • Technically competent with various software programs, including Microsoft Office Suite, ASANA and Azure Dev Ops
  • Ability to travel to events and visit clients both during and outside the show cycle

Why You'll Love It:

  • Opportunities for growth and advancement - As We Grow, You Grow!
  • 28 paid holidays plus 10 sick days
  • Wellness initiatives including fitness reimbursement programme
  • Group income protection plan including short/long term disability insurance
  • Private medical and travel insurance
  • Multiple opportunities to give back to our communities through volunteering and sponsored charity events
  • Pension Scheme with 4% match
  • You'll be part of a fun, entrepreneurial environment where you can roll up your sleeves and get involved in different aspects of a growing company culture

 

About Company

Aventri

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Status: Open No of vacancies: 1 Job type: Full Time Job level: Any Salary: £38,000

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