Account Director - Events

Redwood Search
£40000 - £60000 per annum
13 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Account Director - Events £40000-£60000 Our clients are a very successful, highly regarded events agency based in the West Midlands. They are recruiting an experienced Account Director to join their team. You will be responsible for : Project Management Content Development Financial Management Process and Quality Control Resource Management Client Management You will passion for events, and have outstanding interpersonal skills. You will be an excellent presenter and confident at communicating at a senior level (Exec/board) including facilitation Skills required: • Experienced networker and relationship builder • Organisational skills and attention to detail • Good stress management • Autonomous – taking ownership and responsibility • Strategic thinker – ability to rise above, read the market and anticipate change • Leadership – leads by example, establishes trust and respect. Ability to performance manage teams • Influencer and ability to manage change through teams • Financial acumen: reporting and forecasting • Resource allocation and planning • Goal setting • Flexible – ability to adapt in the moment and responsive to change • Creative and dynamic – think outside the box, challenge the norm • Ability to work in a team • Ability to see projects through • Computer literate Requirements: • At least 6-7 years event production experience ideally in an agency environment • Large budget event experience – including international preferable • Line management experience essential • Experience of using ROI methodology essential • Experience of content development and how to bring alive messaging in a conference environment • Experience of working with internal communications teams is essential • Experience of video production essential This job was originally posted as