Rebecca Pickles

Event Manager and Tutor

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  • LevelSenior
  • LocationManchester, United Kingdom
  • AvailabilityLocked Pro Plan feature
  • ProfessionsEvent Manager - Musician - Teacher

Skills

  • Teaching
  • Events
  • Music
  • Conference
  • Festival
  • Live Event
  • Music Event
  • Outdoor Event
  • Creative
  • Coordination
  • Event Organisation
  • Event Planning
  • Office
  • Powerpoint
  • Word

Work history

Currently

Event Manager Tutor

BIMM

Sep 2014
  • • Module Leader for Events Management and Music Business courses • Coordinator of student volunteers for End of Term gigs • StageManagement

2016

Membership Manager

AABC

Mar 2015 - Mar 2016
  • • Events Programmer • Project manager • Volunteer coordination • Accounting and financial reporting

2015

Operation Manager

Bistro 1847

Mar 2015 - Dec 2015
  • • Managed internal and external events across two sites • Increased revenue by over 10% on previous year’s profits

2014

General Manager & Events Coordinator

Soup Kitchen

Mar 2012 - Jan 2014
  • • Won Manchester Evening News awards Best Newcomer and Best Manchester Club in 2012 and 2013 respectively • Event Rep & Coordinator • Artist Liaison • Budgeting • Forecasting

2012

Manager

The Ruby Lounge

Dec 2010 - Feb 2012
  • • Event Rep • Artist Liaison • Staff Training

2016

Vocalist

Jesca Hoop

Dec 2010 - Mar 2016
  • Session Vocalist

2010

Venue & Events Manager

The Hope

Mar 2008 - Dec 2010
  • • Successfully re-launched music venue • Increased turnover by 330%, increasing gross profit by 25%, expanded footfall by 300% and bar revenue by over £2000 per week over a six month period • Booked major UK artists including British Sea Power and secured The Great Escape Festival.

Education

2004

Media Studies with Film and Video Production

Buckinghamshire Chilterns

Sep 2001 - May 2004

    Awards

    2012

    BIIAB National Licence

    BIIAB

    • Personal Licence Holder