Real Response Media is looking for an Events Manager/Coordinator to expand and deliver our highly successful portfolio of live events and awards.
About Real Response Media
Real Response Media is a specialist media company based in London. Founded in 2013, Real Response Media has established itself as an innovative and fast-growing consumer and business to business publisher operating in the ever-expanding cruise holiday market.
Real Response Media publishes World of Cruising – the leading consumer magazine in the sector – as well as Cruise Trade News, which is dedicated to the cruise travel sector. Real Response Media also publishes four Aviation titles: Cabin, Low Cost & Regional, Cargo and the market leading MRO magazine. As part of their portfolio, Real Response Media run successful websites, events and awards dedicated to the cruise market, and we plan to expand our event portfolio into the Aviation sector.
About the role
This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced and innovative Events Coordinator/Manager to build Real Response Media’s live and virtual events portfolio.
The successful applicant will work with the business leadership team to create a strategy which contributes to each brand’s business objectives. You will also be responsible for the planning and execution of each event including delivering targeted attendee numbers, brand recognition and profit. You will take responsibility for our full annual events calendar which currently includes two awards ceremonies, 15 regional events and bespoke dinners and staff events.
You will be expected to identify new opportunities and propose expanding our events portfolio by producing high quality business proposals to build on what we have today which includes a range of virtual & live events across consumer and trade shows, awards dinners & sponsored training events.
You will need to be highly organised as you will be responsible for the creation and implementation of the project plan for all events and ensuring that all events are expertly executed. This will include event launches, full event logistics, marketing, budgeting, sponsorship generation & attendee registration, sales & post-event feedback.
You will have demonstrable experience in event creation and management, be innovative, keen to make a difference and extremely tenacious. You will be collaborative and happy working in a close-knit team where everybody is happy to lend a hand. Your communication skills will be key to making the role and your career a success.
You will be confident and able to manage large budgets & must be able to understand and show experience in delivering targeted P&L.