Future Recruitment Ltd

Project Manager - Events & Exhibitions

Location
South East England
Salary
Up to £35K + 20 Days Holiday
Posted
14 Mar 2017
Closes
11 Apr 2017
Ref
SC2391
Contact
Catherine Buckley
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent


SC2391 - PROJECT MANAGER - EVENTS & EXHIBITIONS

SOUTH EAST

Up to £35K + 20 Days Holiday (Increasing with length of service) + Bank Holidays + Business Miles + 1% Commission on all projects managed



Our client is a well-established and growing events and exhibitions digital graphics specialist based in the South East, the company has invested in new machinery and has doubled their production facility.

Managing a £750K portfolio, our client is currently looking for a Project Manager who has a minimum of 4 years' experience in managing projects and has a good technical background. This is an exciting opportunity to have a real impact and involvement in a business.

Main products and services: large format digital, graphics, portable displays / Pop-up's, Roller banners, modular systems, structure wraps and fabric systems.
  • Managing a portfolio of accounts worth £750K
  • This role is approximately 60% office based and 40% onsite
  • Working alongside the sales team, the successful candidate will be managing projects from start to finish
  • Working closely with the Account Manager
  • Suggesting solutions
  • You will need to be flexible and prepared to travel throughout the UK and Europe
  • The candidate will attend client visits and manage installations on site
  • Occasional troubleshooting
  • Ensuring a strong and healthy relationship between both parties exists at all times
  • Writing job sheets


In addition you must have;
  • Strong negotiating skills with clients, suppliers and internal departments
  • Excellent PC skills including a good knowledge of Microsoft software (including Word, Excel, Access and Power Point)
  • Good commercial awareness and client facing skills
  • Good attention to detail
  • Good communication skills
  • A full background in large format, exhibitions, events and retail interiors is essential





This is a fantastic opportunity to join a progressive company.