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Events Manager - London - £50,000

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 15% bonus + extensive benefits
Start Date: ASAP
REF: ASH17658RT/FF/A_1560183657
Contact Name: Rebecca Taylor
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Job Published: 15 days ago
Events Manager (financial services,capital markets)

Join an award winning and fast growing boutique financial services firm, in the FTSE 100, as an Events Manager. You will be managing an existing calendar of events as well as working to build and develop their events offering, both in the UK and abroad.

Working closely with the Head of Marketing, you will play an important part in setting event strategy and taking ownership of events through the whole lifecycle and also assisting with some PR.

Due to the nature of the business, it is essential that you have experience working within financial services and ideally will have an existing network within a similar organisation. (FX, spread betting, options, futures, CFD's, equities)

As well as working on event strategy for the business, you will:
Project manage a calendar of events and expos both in the UK and EMEA region
Undertake hospitality arrangements for key clients
Manage PR relationship with agency - contacting leading journalists and the media
Assist with production of marketing materials for events
Undertake some ad-hoc support in the marketing team when needed.

To be successful in this role, you will need:
Events experience within financial services (FX, spread betting, CFD's, equities)
To be articulate, aware of FCA regs, able to effectively manage stakeholder requirements and demonstrate very strong organisational skills, whilst thriving under pressure and with meeting deadlines.
Knowledge and experience of Excel, with a proven track record of gathering and compiling data/reports.

The salary for this role is up to £50,000 depending on the skills, experience and network you bring to the role. In addition there is a 15% bonus and extensive benefits package. To register your interest, please send a copy of your CV at your earliest opportunity with the reference ASH17658RT/FF/A.

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