sarah wisbey

sarah wisbey

Deputy Event ManagerLondon, United Kingdom
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sarah wisbey

sarah wisbey

Deputy Event ManagerLondon, United Kingdom
About me
Experienced Account Manager with excellent record for retaining and growing business partnerships and consistently hitting sales targets. Excellent negotiator with events management experience; all events consistently being executed under budget. A business and technology savvy problem solver, thriving in a fast paced environment. Deep knowledge of the fashion business, education and not for profit sector.
  • NCS Annual Conference
    NCS Annual Conference
Work history
    Event Planner
     - London, United KingdomFull Time
    • Working cross functionally to manage a vibrant calendar of events for all departments with 100% record of event delivery within or below budget • Leading all event volunteers and ensuring staff were working with a coherent vision • Notoriety for excellent negotiation skills and sourcing venues for below industry average/free • Largest event: Annual Conference for 1,000 people (executed for £10k less than planned budget) • Event curation: founded 5 new events for the company which increased awareness of the brand and participation of partners • Close working relationship with marketing team to create consistently branded event assets • Use of SaaS products to manage registration for events and sales data • Managing relationships with key suppliers • Deep understanding of events industry best practice and all health and safety requirements • Working to KPIs; reporting on event performance and providing recommendations to drive improvement; 98% positive feedback for 11 events organised during contract • Writing all event documentation and pre event communications
  • Sales
  • Events
  • Fashion
  • Copy
  • Budget Negotiation
  • Target Driven
  • People Skills
  • Business Growth
    B.A hos
     - Nottingham, United Kingdom