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Monday 18th January, 2016
Business Events Manager Job Opportunity at the Barbican
The Barbican is Europe's largest multi-arts venue and is highly respected for its diverse range of activities spanning music, festivals, theatre, visual arts, cinema, conferences and trade exhibitions.
A full time position has come available within the Business Events Management team. As a Business Events Manager, you will be responsible for the management and delivery of a range of corporate events. These will include Annual General Meetings for blue chip clients, corporate presentations, graduation ceremonies, seminars, photo and film shoots and other conference and events business.
Applicants should have substantial experience in a quality venue where customer service is paramount. You will have demonstrated responsibility for the detailed planning and execution of allocated events. The ability to work as part of a team is vital; however you will also need to demonstrate capability to work alone on allocated projects.
Word processing skills are essential, however, training for the venue management system will be provided. The role includes infrequent evening and weekend work.
The ideal candidate will have highly developed presentation, interpersonal and organisational skills and be managing multiple projects with a good eye for detail. You will demonstrate an ability to work as part of a team however you will also be capable of working alone and be accountable for allocated projects.
This is an excellent opportunity to join our events team as we develop our creative approach to events.
Ideally to commence in February 2016
Starting salary of £32,280 per annum inclusive of London Weighting
Closing date for receipt of applications is midday, 26 January 2016.
To apply, please visit www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/jobs .
All applications must include a completed application form.
Late applications will not be accepted.
Alternatively, please contact 020 7332 3978 (24hr answerphone) quoting reference number BC546. A minicom service for the hearing impaired is available on 020 7332 3732.
The City of London Corporation is committed to Equal Opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.