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Senior Event Manager – Up to $130K, City-Based, Non-Profit, Office-Based with 1 Day WFH

Job Type

Open

Location

Sydney

Overview

  • A senior event manager role; work from home one day a week after settling into the role.
  • Ideal for those looking to transition from a venue-based to an office environment.
  • Collaborate with a renowned leader in the hospitality industry.

The Company and Location

They are a renowned not-for-profit healthcare organisation dedicated to making a difference to the community. Located conveniently near the city, their offices are easily accessible with public transport right at their doorstep. Join a passionate team in an environment where every day brings new and rewarding challenges.

The Position

As the Senior Event Manager, you will play a crucial role in leading and planning high-end charity and fundraising events, working closely with industry leaders and making a tangible impact. No two days will be the same as you oversee multiple different events, from intimate boardroom meetings to grand gala dinners. Enjoy a dynamic role that includes office work, site visits, and client meetings, ensuring you’re always engaged and never bored. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Event Strategy and Execution: Oversee the event strategy, ensuring alignment with their strategic plan and fundraising objectives.
  • Leadership and Coordination: Lead a dedicated team, including an Events Manager and Events Coordinator, and manage relationships with key stakeholders, including VIPs, government officials, and major donors.
  • Vendor and Contract Management: Negotiate contracts with suppliers, manage budgets, and ensure timely payment of invoices.
  • Strategic Planning: Collaborate on the development of event briefs, production schedules, and speeches, ensuring high-quality delivery.

The Benefits

This role offers a unique opportunity to be at the forefront of impactful event management within the healthcare sector. You will gain extensive experience in handling a diverse range of events, from small scale to large gala dinners, all while contributing to meaningful causes. You will have opportunities for professional development in your role while working with a renowned industry leader. Additionally, being in the healthcare sector, the position offers numerous benefits, including the option to work from home one day a week.

What You Will Need

They are looking for a dynamic individual with a proven track record in event management. The ideal candidate will have:

  • Experience: At least 5 years of experience in planning and executing high-end events, preferably in the not-for-profit or healthcare sector.
  • Leadership Skills: Strong leadership and team management abilities.
  • Communication Skills: Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with experience in stakeholder management and VIP liaison.
  • Organizational Skills: Highly organized with the ability to manage multiple events and priorities simultaneously.
  • Budget Management (but not necessary): Experience in managing event budgets and identifying cost-saving opportunities through sponsorships and partnerships.

This is a fantastic opportunity to grow your career while making a significant impact in the healthcare sector. This can be a huge change for someone who’s been stuck in venues and wants a more office based role but needs career development. You will handle daily information, manage multiple stakeholders, and organize events for each campaign area. You will work closely with an industry leader, gaining numerous opportunities for career advancement.

 

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