Event Executive - RunThrough Events - Salary £20,000+ - Closing date 31 October 2021
Office - Esher in Surrey & Events around London
We are looking for someone with a passion for running to join a young, passionate and growing company.
Working directly with our operations team to organise and deliver running events in the South of England
Main Duties and Responsibilities:
- Creating new relationships with runners who come to our events - Event day staff recruitment - Assist with volunteer recruitment - Management of the set up and pack down of the event village - Assist with the design and plan of event village layouts - Ensuring event villages are of a high standard and help create a nice welcoming atmosphere - Manage race day contractors & vendors - Interacting with the wider running community to enhance reputation
- The ideal candidate will have a genuine interest in working in live events, an interest in running and be a fast learner.
- Able to work to strict deadlines and calm under pressure - Ability to carry out manual tasks on event days - Desire to learn, develop and advance personal career prospects - Passion for delivering faultless events with a customer-centric focus - Willing to work on weekends (Start: 5-6am | Finish: 12pm-2pm) on a rota basis (normally one weekend on, one off) - Full UK Driving Licence
- Experience working live events - Keen interest in and knowledge of running and sport - Experience of managing a small team - Experience driving a small van
Our office is next to Hersham train station. We organise events around London & the home counties.