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  • Level Mid Level
  • Professions Events Director, Business Strategist, Business Development Manager, Event Coordinator, Production Coordinator
  • Type Freelance
  • Location London, United Kingdom

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Description

Reports to: Creative Director/Managing Director

In short: Our agency offers a fun and lively close-knit working environment and the chance to work on some truly exciting and prestigious projects with an exceptional portfolio of premium clients and brands.

Overseeing the resources and delivery across UK and international projects from, product launches, brand experiences, conferences and roadshows.

Working closely alongside the creative and operations team from the initial brief, the role of Head of Events is a client-facing role and a very much hands-on position. At the heart of the role will be day to day operations management and responsibility for our client relationships:

Key areas of responsibility:

  • Reporting directly to the Board of directors and working with alongside them to set the business strategy.
  • Day to day management, leading, developing, mentoring, motivating and driving a team ethic/spirit their workload and output.
  • Line managing a team from creatives to event managers, producers and production managers including performance reviews and development plans.
  • Working closely with the Event, Creative, Design and Production teams, as well as third party suppliers, to develop timelines and deliver projects within established budgets and timeframes.
  • Commitment to driving best practice, high standards and consistency across Wonderland’s management processes, committed to sharing knowledge and advancement in service levels.
  • Effectively briefing and managing all relevant internal teams, ensuring schedules adhere to client metrics are met and all documentation completed and daily updated.
  • Challenging and clarifying the creative brief in order to understand the client’s requirements and expectations
  • Managing client relationships and ensuring produced and delivered events exceed clients expectations.
  • Working alongside creative and production teams in order to deliver unique and inspiring proposals.
  • Budget management and financial sign off for events ensuring on-budget delivery, providing clarity around any increases in the budget for clients.
  • Training, developing and leading the team to their individual career objectives

THE CANDIDATE

The ideal applicant is an inspiring, tenacious and confident individual currently working within an agency at a Senior level with proven experience as a Senior Producer having overseen event delivery and managed a team.

An ambitious self-starter, organised and resilient, with the ability and skills to balance time sensitive projects and work with meticulous attention to detail.

We are seeking a commercially focused individual with an in-depth understanding of the industry we work in and a real passion to excite and lead the team.

If you are results driven and the have the ability to manage multiple projects whilst being resourceful and calm under pressure. Able to motivate, demonstrate flexibility and adaptability to be successful in an ever-changing environment- then we need you!

Skills Required

  • Events
  • Events Planning
  • Arts Events
  • Creative Events
  • Creative Production
  • Producing
  • Creative Producing
  • Coordinating Events
  • Experiental Marketing
  • Events Production

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