Wedding & Events Manager
Burley Manor Restaurant & Rooms is excited to announce the extension of its already successful wedding and events venue and is now looking for a talented and enthusiastic Events Manager to take charge and manage the sales, planning and operations of weddings, conferences and the overall events calendar. With a strong central support team who will push the initial sale in your direction you will be able to maximise your time on delivering our customers with the overall package that will wow and help propel the business to the next level.
Burley Manor already has an outstanding reputation for delivering first class events and the launch of our new Deer Park Barn alongside The Barn will give our Events Manager the opportunity to be part of something really special.
SKILLS & ATTRIBUTES
The ideal candidate will enjoy working in a busy, vibrant and diverse environment.
Have experience in a previous events management role
Strong project management skills
Negotiation and budget management skills
Excellent communication skills with the ability to build relationships and work with a range of external suppliers
prior experience and knowledge of the hospitality industry
SALARY & BENEFITS
Up to £25,000 per annum plus commission
48-hour contract, working 5 days out of 7 (evenings and weekends)
28-days holiday per year plus a duvet day on your birthday
Fantastic career development, training and opportunities
Perk Box – Access to the best perks from some of the UK’s biggest brands including discounts off your weekly shop
Cycle to work scheme – Purchase yourself a new bike with generous discounts and spread the cost
Active social committee – Get involved in social events in and outside of work
Excellent opportunities for training and development
Healthcare benefits – Discounted private healthcare
Staff loyalty card – Rewarding you with discounts with up to 50% off our products and services
Free staff parking
Escape to the sun and receive a discounted rate at our sister resort in Cyprus
Own transport is due to location.
Please note: due to the high number of applicants we receive we are not able to get back to every candidate. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within 2 weeks of submitting your application, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.