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Events Manager, Institutional Events

Events Manager, Institutional Events

A top University in London are looking for an Events Manager to join the team that organises a portfolio of high-quality events to connect the University with its internal and external stakeholders. You will lead on the strategic planning and delivery of the events portfolio, manage two events officers and work closely with other colleagues across the University.

This role will manage a large range of events, from large-scale dinners, to VIP visits, to bespoke and much smaller events. you will manage all the resources involved in delivering these events and ensure a consistently high standard of delivery. As well as managing the budgets, you will ensure that the events take advantage of every opportunity to strengthen and enlarge the University's supporter bases, increase philanthropic support and engage external stakeholders.

In order to make a success of this role, you must have proven experience of organising high-level and complex VIP events, as well as experience of working with dignitaries and government officials. You will have the ability to work closely with senior leadership and delivering events from start-to-finish. You will be very organised and be able to manage multiple projects at once with excellent standards of accuracy. you need to be familiar with large CRM systems, Raisers Edge and Oracle are preferable.

With an outstanding reputation, this University is a great stepping-stone for your career. You will have the chance to get involved with some really exciting events and projects.