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Events Executive Full Time

at Astra Recruitment in Plymouth (Published at 14-01-2019)

£24,000 a year

Title: Events Executive

Location: Plymouth

Salary: Up to £24,000

Contract type: Permanent

Closing Date: 28th January 2019

Astra Recruitment are working with the Devon Chamber of Commerce to recruit an Events Executive

Are you passionate about making a difference in business and to the area in which you live and work? Devon and Plymouth Chamber of Commerce is seeking a high calibre business professional to join its team and do just that.

As the Chamber of Commerce enhances its programme of events, it is looking to appoint an Events Executive. The Events Executive will produce a program of high-quality events that add value to our members and other attendees while being a recruiting tool for new members. Coordinating the planning of events involves partnering to identify suitable speakers and presenters, arranging venues, managing the budget and working with the marketing team to promote them. This is the perfect opportunity for someone who wants a challenging, varied and interesting role in the heart of the business community. If you have experience, energy and enthusiasm combined with excellent communication skills, we want to hear from you.

The Organisation

Devon and Plymouth Chamber of Commerce is a 206-year-old membership organisation and the premier business group in the County and City. Providing a range of member benefits, events, training and support to our members, comprising everything from small start-ups to major international brands, the Chamber works in partnership across the public and private sector to make our area the best place in which to do business. Devon and Plymouth Chamber lobbies hard for our area and now incorporates the Plymouth Area Business Council. The International Trade team at the Chamber also delivers training, advice and documentation services to a range of exporters. The Chamber is entering an exciting period in its development; it has recently moved offices, is expanding its member offering, refreshing its event strategy and launching a fresh new brand.

The Candidates

The successful applicant will be a dynamic self-starter with recent and relevant experience. The Events Executive will be used to organising complex and high-quality events to deadlines and on budget. Able to speak confidently and publicly, this person will enjoy delivering an excellent customer experience while working under pressure. Working in partnership with the Membership Executive you will help recruit new members to the organisation. While qualifications are useful, it is more about experience and attitude; the candidate will put quality at the heart of what they do and have a commitment to delivering results. If this is you, then get in touch and tell us how you can make a real difference to the Chamber and its members.

Please click apply now to be considered for this excellent opportunity.

Disclaimer: Successful candidates will be contacted within 2 weeks by one of our consultants to be pre-screened before being submitted to the client.

Astra Recruitment Solutions Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and as an employment business for the supply of temporary workers.

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Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £24,000.00 /year

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