Job Title: Event Manager

Location: Dublin

Salary: €60,000 – €65,000

Reference: LMF1288

Our client is looking for a highly experienced Event Manager to be responsible for the timely and successful delivery of their large-scale events. This is a fixed-term contract. Key responsibilities will include:

  • Client communications
  • Supplier management and relations
  • Ground operations during events, sourcing all necessary resources to ensure the smooth running of the event
  • Management of event staff including training and HR duties
  • Maintaining consistent, accurate communications with Account Executive(s)/event staff throughout planning and organisation of events
  • Booking of all services (accommodation and non-accommodation)
  • Effective management of accommodation blocks
  • Use of Tourplan to update all activities
  • Focus on delivery of cost and time saving processes and technology improvements,driving continuous improvement
  • Event accounting
  • Financial reporting
  • Assist with business development as required

The successful candidate must have at least five years' experience in a similar role/company as well as meeting the following criteria:

  • Proven track record of project delivery in a fast-paced environment with the ability to meet deadlines
  • Good knowledge of the Ireland tourism industry product
  • Very good knowledge of MS Office
  • Relevant third level qualification an advantage
  • Motivated self-starter with a passion for client care and service
  • Team player with excellent communication skills
  • Fluent verbal and written English essential

Travel within Ireland required, with a possibility of overseas. Hybrid/blended working options available. For a chance to work with these highly lauded events experts, send in your CV today!