Meetings & Events Manager

Job details
Posting date: 17 April 2021
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 16 May 2021
Location: London, SE1 2RT
Company: BaxterStorey
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: 9ca77238-0038-4afd-902d-61d4d2b428a8

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Why WSH?

WSH is defined by our unique culture - One that rewards hard work and commitment, empowers people to grow, with the belief that work should be fun and engaging!

Our family is made up of all kinds of people. We embrace diversity and believe in treating everyone equally to ensure that everyone has the same opportunities to grow, develop and progress in our careers. We are one vibrant community and love to get together and celebrate our success.

Our people are customer service superheroes! With a passion to serve and help people within the most prestigious environments where they will be greeting visitors and serving customers with a genuine smile and offering help to anyone in need.

At WSH hard work and commitment are never overlooked. We provide every team member with the very best coaching, encouragement, support and training to flourish and reach their full potential. Our recognition programmes focus on an impromptu 'thank you’ scheme, Annual Awards and long service awards.

We are looking for an experienced, proactive and innovative Meetings & Events Manager to lead and provide strategic direction to our Meetings & Events Team and subsequent services including Hospitality and Welcome, across our UK estate including Scotland and Northern Ireland.

The role will be directly responsible for a team of four Meetings & Events Planners who oversee all event and dining spaces in London, the Frontier workshop spaces in London, Reading and Belfast, as well as providing support to our regional offices. You will therefore be responsible for creating a client-focused environment by shaping our Meetings & Events process and policies ensuring we are adapting and evolving to meet the needs of our clients while achieving our WSH commercial targets.

We are looking for an experienced Events Manager who has the ability to inspire and motivate their team creating a culture of excellence that supports the vision and values of our WSH Family for the development of our people and business ensuring our services are always market leading as well ensuring financial targets are met in line with Company budgets.

We are therefore looking for an inspirational leader who is able to think creatively, be proactive and empower their team to achieve their service and financial targets. We are looking for someone with a hands on approach that has a good understanding of event operations as well as understanding and delivering market trends for food offerings. The individual must be confident in creating new processes with the ability to propose new ideas to the Senior Leadership and our clients.

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