Head of Brand Experience Events Job in Kenya

Our client, a full-service innovative and strategic event planning company providing design, execution and consultancy services for both corporate and social events is looking to fill in the following position:

Head of Brand Experience Events

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement a vision and strategic plan to guide the department.
  • Direct strategy towards profitable growth and operation of the business unit.
  • Oversee scheduling, planning and implementation of all events.
  • Develop and measure a portfolio of internal and external event initiatives.
  • Develop and manage a budget of all events and closely track spend against targets.
  • Develop strong cross-functional relationships to ensure involvement and input on event strategy & execution.
  • Oversee delivery events on time, within budget and ensure they meet desired expectations.
  • Set, communicate and maintain timelines and priorities on every event
  • Communicate, maintain and develop rich client relationships
  • Oversee and manage valuable supplier relationships
  • Coordinate all supporting functions to ensure events are delivered efficiently
  • Develop post-event reports and analysis to determine effectiveness of each event as well as recommendations for future events
  • Providing leadership, motivation, direction and support to the events team
  • Foster effective teamwork within the department to ensure effective event execution

Note:

  • Job requires working extra hours including working late in the night and weekends
  • Travelling a lot within and without Kenya.

Qualifications

  • 5+ years of event management experience
  • Strategic thinker with a passion for innovation
  • Excellent project management skills with an eye and attention for details
  • Ability to build strong working relationships across all levels of the company
  • Excellent written communication, negotiation and presentation skills
  • Self-motivated and have the ability to manage multiple events at one time
  • Must be able to assess and prioritize workload in a strict deadline-driven environment

How to Apply

If you are a driven individual looking to bring your creative talent and ideas to one of the most innovative companies, kindly send your application to info@tri-b.co.ke before the 20th February 2019 @ 5pm.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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Updated: February 14, 2019 — 3:56 pm