Head of Event Operations
|Location||England, Surrey, Walton-On-Thames|
|Contact Name||Scattergoods Agency Ltd|
|Salary||£33000 - £38000 per annum + + Bonus|
We are looking for an enthusiastic and dynamic professional to join a luxury events and catering company in Surrey. The company are looking for a passionate, energetic, hands on operation manager. They supply a wide range of events from Private parties, corporate launches, and weddings etc.
As the Events Operations Manager you would be responsible for the smooth running of events using a team of front of house staff and the ongoing support from the director. Your role will include:
– meeting clients, discuss the event and put together proposals based on their requirements, this can range from a simple dinner to a large marquee event or venue wedding.
-you would liaise with the clients from booking up to running their event on the day. This would include booking staff, equipment hire and other items required for the events. You will require good organisational skills to ensure that all necessary details are met and not overlooked.
-recruitment, training and Scheduling of Front and Back of House staffing for events.
-operationally ensuring that the day to day running of the business is a success. Attending weekly Ops meetings to discuss the previous week’s events. Running through all the upcoming events for the next two weeks and the progression of logistics, equipment, staffing etc. Discussing future events and any deposits or confirmation of contractors. Liaising with the team on any orders that need to be placed. Working out costings and profitability selected events.
-build a rapport with the contractors and keep in contact on a weekly basis.
Applicants should have previous experience within Events Operations Management and have excellent organisation and communication skills with an eye for detail.
The Operations Manager role for this Events company will be based on 45 hours a week, usually working Tuesday – Saturday.
This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious Events Operations Manager to join a vibrant and talented team.
Scattergood’s are acting as an agency on behalf of this vacancy. In line with UK Immigration and Employment Law, only applicants eligible to live and work in the UK need apply. For this position, and other live vacancies, please visit our website www.scattergoods.co.uk
Click Here to apply online now, or call Scattergoods Agency Ltd on 01483 461960