Events Executive

Vacancy posted: Wednesday, 5 October 2016

Salary: úcompetitive salary
Location: Glasgow

Closing date: 28 October 2016

At Newsquest Scotland, our Events team is big business! While we operate some of Scotland’s leading media brands - reaching an audience of just under 8m people every month – we also run some of Scotland’s biggest and most successful events across a range of industry sectors.

From recognising Scotland’s leading Politicians, Family Businesses and Property Developers we celebrate the best in Fashion, Health & Beauty, Digital business and local Community Champions, to name just a few of the areas our events operate in.

On the back of huge success and growth in the last year in particular, we’ve got even bigger plans for 2017. As a result, we also have another exciting opportunity for an experienced Events Executive to join this successful and growing team of creative and dedicated (and fun), events professionals. To succeed, you’ll need to be well organised, have sales experience, dedicated and be an ambitious individual who relishes the unique opportunities of devising and developing events as part of one of Scotland’s largest and most successful multi-platform media businesses.  A can-do approach and good sense of humour will certainly help also!

You will be responsible for selling sponsorship and managing events as part of a team, so you’ll need strong sales and administrative skills and be an excellent organiser with the ability to communicate at all levels with clients and suppliers.  A proven track record in successfully contributing to and, in managing event projects within tight budgets and deadlines is essential.  You should also be able to work on your own initiative and write copy, with a strong attention to detail and get things done on time.

This is an exciting time to be joining our business as we continue to grow our audiences and focus on innovative new ways to deliver content to our readers and solutions to our customers, in print and online with events prospering as part of our wider ‘solutions’ team.

If you’ve got exceptional ability and proven experience and are ready for the next step to grow your career with a large, successful and growing multi-platform quality media business then this opportunity provides a fantastic opportunity to do just that.  We offer a good basic salary, an uncapped bonus structure and a great team to work with on some fantastic events (with nice clients too).

To apply please submit a current CV and covering letter via the apply now button, confirming why you are the ideal candidate.

Deadline for applications: Friday, October 28, 2016.

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Contact Name Susan Onions (Advertising)
Address Newsquest (Herald & Times) Ltd
200 Renfield Street
G2 3QB
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