• Conferences and Events Manager

    Location(s)
    UK-Chiswick, London
    Category
    Standards Development
    Contract Type
    Perm Full-Time
    Salary
    From £40,000 per annum (depending on experience)
  • The Opportunity

    Do you want to be part of a successful Conference and Events Team? Do you want to take the lead on events management and be responsible for operations/logistics, sales and marketing? 

     

    As the Conferences and Events Manager you will be required to research topics, select presenters to be a part of the event, facilitate the day and to help everything run smoothly. In addition you will be promoting the activities of the Conferences and Events team across BSI.

     

    Not only that you will be leading the events team, be accountable for budgets but most importantly you will be driving continual process improvement.

     

    We carefully consider agile ways of working that allow for the best impact for our employees and clients. If the working pattern you are looking for is not specifically indicated below, we are happy to discuss further.

    About BSI

    Do you believe the world deserves excellence?

     

    BSI (British Standards Institution) is the business standards company that equips businesses with the necessary solutions to turn standards of best practice into habits of excellence. Renowned for its marks of excellence including the consumer recognized BSI Kitemark, BSI’s influence spans multiple sectors including Aerospace, Automotive, Built Environment, Food, Healthcare and ICT. With over 81,000 clients in 181 countries, BSI is an organization whose standards inspire excellence across the globe. 

     

    What we Offer

     

    We offer a competitive starting salary, 27 days annual leave with the opportunity to increase this to 30 days, company-paid private medical insurance, an excellent company-contributed pension scheme, and a wide range of flexible benefits that you can tailor to suit your life-style. Plus, as we’re situated just above Gunnersbury Tube station it makes for a really easy commute, or you can use the free on-site parking if you’d prefer to drive.

    About You

     To be successful in the role, you must have:

     

    • Solid experience of managing a conferences and events team
    • A strong understanding of all four pillars of event management: production, operations/logistics, sales and marketing
    • Conference production experience
    • Ability to construct persuasive and logical arguments to progress business opportunities
    • Financial skills focused on P/L
    • A customer-focus (internal and external) and the ability to prioritise
    • Degree level or equivalent
    • Project management qualifications
    • Collaboration skills
    • Delivery focused and results driven

     

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