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Senior Events Manager

  • Location

    Dubai, United Arab Emirates

  • Sector:

    Accountancy firms

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    UAE Dirhams25000 - UAE Dirhams35000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Ian Jenkins

  • Contact email:

    ianjenkins@cartermurray.com

  • Job ref:

    1089782_1556433875

  • Published:

    26 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-05-28

  • Consultant:

    Ian Jenkins

Reporting to the Sales and Marketing Director you will take overall responsibility for a varied and substantial events calendar. Working with a small team both in the UAE and across the region you will deliver everything from intimate breakfast round tables to conferences for several hundred people.

Responsibilities

  • Manage the events team both in country and regionally
  • Create the annual events strategy, in particular working to improve partner reputations
  • Deliver a full calendar of events across the Middle East
  • Ensure all logistics for events are carried out effectively and in a cost efficient way
  • Work with global teams to deliver Middle East based conferences
  • Coordinate partner and other fee earner attendance to relevant events
  • Promote opportunities for partners to speak on panels and as keynotes where appropriate

Requirements

  • Must have corporate events experience gained working clientside
  • Ideally has experience of professional services or financial services
  • At least 5 years of leading events teams
  • Minimum 8 years events experience
  • Track record of executing strategic calendars to promote a business
  • Middle East experience strongly preferred

The SR Group (Dubai) Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.