27 days ago
  • Level Mid Level
  • Professions Event Manager
  • Type Full Time
  • Location London, United Kingdom


Hours: 35 hours per week
Salary: starting at £35,090 (including inner London weighting).
The Barbican is Europe's largest multi-arts venue and is highly respected for its diverse range of activities spanning music, festivals, theatre, visual arts, cinema, conferences and trade exhibitions.
An exciting opportunity within the Business Events Management team as a Business Events Manager has become available. As a Business Events Manager, you will be responsible for the management and delivery of a range of events.  These include Trade and consumer exhibitions, examinations, Annual General Meetings for blue chip clients, corporate presentations, graduation ceremonies, seminars, photo and film shoots and other conference and events business. 
We are looking for someone who has substantial experience in a quality venue where customer service is paramount.  You will have demonstrated responsibility for the detailed planning and execution of allocated events. The ability to work as part of a team is vital; however, you will also need to demonstrate capability and confidence to work alone on allocated projects.
A good level of computer literacy is essential, although training for the venue management and purchasing systems system will be provided.  The role includes infrequent evening and weekend work.
You will have highly developed presentation, interpersonal and organisational skills and be managing multiple projects with a good eye for detail.
This is an excellent opportunity to join the events team as we develop our creative approach to events.
Closing date for receipt of applications is 12pm (midday), Monday 2 September 2019

Skills Required

  • Event Management

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