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Murray McIntosh are delighted to continue their partnership with the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT), this time on the hunt for an Events Manager.

Purpose of the role:

  • To organise and lead on the delivery of SMMT membership focused events helping to drive member engagement, retention and recruitment.
  • To organise and support delivery of other SMMT-led events throughout the year working closely with the Events team and other colleagues.
  • To ensure a consistent and co-ordinated look, feel and standard is applied to the organisation and delivery of all SMMT events.

Personal Specification:

  • A self-starter, capable of proactively developing this aspect of SMMT business in line with objectives set.
  • Experience of event organisation.
  • Skills in dealing with conflicting priorities and demands - a delicate balance will need to be struck between the demands of different departments, potentially running events that take place at similar times.
  • Experience of engaging with a wide variety of people at all levels and of presenting a highly professional customer-facing service.
  • Ability to develop key internal relationships within each department to gain a clear understanding of all departments' needs.
  • Ability to communicate clearly to ensure processes and procedures are understood and adhered to.
  • First class written and verbal English skills.
  • Strong interpersonal abilities and the ability to forge and maintain relationships across the industry.
  • Competent IT skills - Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and Internet Explorer essential.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or age. Murray McIntosh is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

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Anna Kelly

Anna Kelly

Consultant - Policy Public Affairs & Comms

0118 438 1007
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