23 days ago
Job Title: Events Planning Associate Manager
Salary £40,000 £50,000 depending on experience + excellent benefits
Join Accenture and help transform leading organisations and communities around the world. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance.
Join Corporate Functions and you will become part of a diverse team which offers the essential expertise that enables all of our employees to deliver high performance to our clients. Our Corporate Functions professionals work in areas such as Human Resources, Finance, Legal, Marketing and Communications, CIO, Information Security, and Geographic Services.
Whether you work directly with clients or manage important internal initiatives and efforts, you’ll find amazing opportunities to make a measurable difference.
Join a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. With approximately 425,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. The sheer scale of Accenture’s capabilities and client engagements—and the unique way we innovate, collaborate, operate and deliver value—provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance your career.
Contribute to design, development and maintenance of event management best practices. Support adoption and execution of common event processes by developing and using consistent templates and tools.
Maintain central repository of best practices, capabilities, common tools, etc. as well as overall global event calendar.
Lead event management’s database program, working with and managing database resources to fully leverage the power of the data. Support analytics program.
Support overall events team in execution of common policies and GDPR compliance.
Skills and Experience:
* Few years B to B event management or related experience with proven success managing large scale hosted events, tradeshows and conferences
* Event management and execution
* Project management
* Solid professional presence and ability to interact with multiple points of contact across functional groups at various career level, including executives
* Analytics a plus
* Proactive, self-starter who is motivated and driven to make a difference within the team
* Accountable and engaged
* Attention to detail and high-quality work outputs
* Well organized with program management skills and an ability to manage multiple work streams and programs simultaneously
* Strong team player, willing to collaborate for best results
* Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
* Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Business, Communications or related field
What’s in it for you?
All of our Corporate Functions professionals receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and professional skills development. We offer a variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you acquire and build specialised skills faster. Learning takes place both on the job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in collaboration with others. The sheer variety of work we do, and the experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a career.
On top of this, we have an extensive benefits package which includes 30 days’ vacation per year, gym subsidies, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!
What are the next steps?
If this sounds like the ideal role, career and company for you, click below to apply.
If relocation is required in applying to this position, the appointment to the role would be considered an employee driven transfer meaning that the employee will be personally responsible for covering all relocation costs and any costs associated with dependents.
Closing date for applications 31/8/2019.
Accenture reserve the right to close the role prior to this should a suitable applicant be found