Oct 06, 2021

Event Executive - RunThrough Events - Salary £20,000+ - Closing date 31 October 2021

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  • Office - Esher in Surrey & Events around London
Full time Events

Job Description

We are looking for someone with a passion for running to join a young, passionate and growing company.

Job Description:

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

Person Specification:

- The ideal candidate will have a genuine interest in working in live events, an interest in running and be a fast learner.

Essential:

- 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

Desirable:

- Experience working live events
- Keen interest in and knowledge of running and sport
- Experience of managing a small team
- Experience driving a small van

Start:

ASAP

Location:

Our office is next to Hersham train station.
We organise events around London & the home counties.


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