Event Manager Job Opportunity

Role: Event Manager

Job Type: Permanent (Full Time)

Location : Sheffield (with willingness to travel)

Salary: Competitive + Benefits

The Opportunity

We are looking for a high-energy and dedicated Full Time Event Manager to help us facilitate the supply of multiple different types of events for our clients. Our outdoor activities range from motorised to inflatables and shooting to team building events. As a company we also supply evening activities ranging from theming to casino nights as well as conferences and awards shows. The successful applicant will be expected to be a quick learner who will soon establish themselves as a leader of all the relevant types of events.

Key Responsibilities

• Ensure client’s full enjoyment and safety on every Wildfire event.
• Rig & derig event equipment.
• Manage and run multiple events a week.
• Take full responsibility for health and safety on events.
• Manage, inspire, motivate teams of instructors on events.
• Liaise with venues prior to events to ensure suitable for upcoming events.
• When not on events work on preparation of equipment including loading and unloading of transport.
• Work on the maintenance of all equipment ranging from table centres to hovercrafts.
• Help with design and creation of new activities and events.
• Train and recruit new and existing instructors.

Knowledge, Skills, Attributes & Behaviour

• Full Driving Licence (Have confidence to drive Long Wheel Based or Luton Vans)
• Previous experience in a hand on events role
• Previous team leader role
• Strong interpersonal skills
• Ability to think on their feet
• Quick Learner
• Adaptable problem solver
• Attention to detail
• Customer focused in a changing market

This is an exciting role in a fun challenging industry.

Wildfire Company Culture

• Continually refer back to Wildfire’s tag line – We Make It Fun, We Do It Better.
• Be supportive of everyone in the company.
• Collaboration over Competition.
• Honest selling and honest management throughout the company.
• Be passionate about events and the industry in a whole.
• Be fully immersed in the industry and enjoy the perks and opportunities it brings you.

Interested?

To apply for this exciting role please send your CV and covering letter to Phil Joynes (Head of Operations) email: [email protected]

Enquire today!

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