Events Manager - Investment Management

  • Category
    Marketing & Communications - B2B Marketing
  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Salary
    60000 £ - 70000 £ / Year
  • External Reference

Events Manager - Investment Management
Financial Services
£60,000 - £70,000

The role

The purpose of the position is to support the development of the event strategy and to plan, manage and deliver key elements of the events programme, with a particular focus on European markets and ETFs. The role will have responsibility for delivering events line with the business objectives, ensuring that our clients' experience matches our brand promise. The corporate events programme includes flagship and specialist industry conferences, proprietary conferences, client receptions, industry exhibitions, regional road shows, educational seminars and a corporate hospitality programme across the UK and Europe.
*The Events Manager will plan, deliver and evaluate key events in the corporate events programme across all of the business channels, with a particular focus on European markets and ETFs. The role will also be responsible for maximising opportunities to develop the brand in Europe. They will ensure that all events support the events and marketing strategy and will be responsible for developing innovative and creative event solutions to ensure that the events are industry leading and meet our brand and business goals. The role will be responsible for utilising event evaluation techniques and capturing feedback on events to assess effectiveness and maximise ROO (short term) and ROI (longer term) and communicate key metrics to stakeholders.

Skills Required

Significant event management experience in the UK and Europe in the asset management or the financial services industry
Significant project management experience in the UK and Europe - with the proven ability to deliver multiple projects with multiple stakeholders within tight deadlines with strong attention to detail
Significant experience in working with and an excellent knowledge of a wide range of UK & European venues
Established strong relationships with key event industry suppliers within the UK and across Europe including but not limited to, production & catering companies, speaking bureaus, creative agencies, promotional gift agencies
Experience in developing and delivering event plans and strategies for a wide variety of audiences
Proven understanding of the role of events and the different experiential approaches that can be used to enhance the customer experience
European languages essential - German speaking & writing for business preferred
Ability to review & draft event materials such as invitations, advertisements, banners in European languages - German preferred
Strong negotiation skills and the ability to procure economies of scale for the business as required
Conversant with the regulations and legislation in Europe surrounding events for the investment industry and a solid understanding of the regulatory framework and compliance requirements that are needed in order to deliver effective events.
Working knowledge and experience in using Events Software Packages - knowledge of Eventsforce, Pardot, and Cvent

*A self-starter with excellent written and verbal communication skills.
*A team player willing to get involved in all aspects of event management
*Creativity balanced with a strong attention to detail
*Excellent project management skills and ability to prioritise whilst managing several projects simultaneously
*Able to communicate confidently and professionally with senior investment professionals and a wide range of internal & external stakeholders
*Willingness to travel for events as required
*Passion for event management
Badenoch and Clark acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Badenoch and Clark UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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