Job specification

Title: Event Executive | £22K | Leadership Growth | London

Industry: Creative industries

Role/Sector: Events   |   Market research   |   Operations and logistics   |   Project management

Location: East London

Placement: Graduate job (permanent)

Salary: £22,000 (per annum)

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Information on the company

Our client is dedicated to meet the learning, development and networking objectives of senior business leaders and assist them within developing leadership growth via bringing impeccable quality to both the offline meetings and the online content experience.

Founded and located at the heart of Tech City UK, they are developing and delivering content focusing on three areas: Management skills, Advancing business experiences and Access to relevant practical case studies. Every year it organises high-end business summits globally and inform, inspire and connect international senior professionals and C-suite executives from across industry.

Companies they work with include: Google, Alibaba, Rolls-Royce, Johnson & Johnson, Skyscanner, MSD, BNP Paribas, Tesco, Siemens, ANZ, Spotify and many more...


This is a grad job from day one offering £22K per annum.

How you can expect to spend your day:
  • The job is intensive, challenging yet interesting and will keep you feeling fresh every day. You’ll gain experience in everything from marketing, product design, event production and management, and sales. It’s not just these - after a period it's realistic that you’ll get involved in overseeing a team, producing events in new markets or helping the company grow in new directions. If you have an exciting new idea just shout it out, they’d love to hear it!
About the role
  • Research: You need to closely follow up the business world and technology information under certain topics, and have the ability to collect information, conduct a preliminary research and grasp the trends
  • Content production: Ability to conduct interviews with senior business leaders, design tailored questions, conduct the interview, and write press release and articles based on the interview; ability to draft articles according to videos. Then on the basis of researches and interviews, write and proof read website content and draft event materials.
  • Event organisation: Ability to develop a theme or topic into an actual event shape, including hiring speakers, producing agendas and delivering the event onsite.
  • Project leading: Work with sales and marketing, offer ideas for email marketing and proof the messages in marketing campaigns
The ideal candidate’s personality and qualifications:
  • This is a small start-up team but everyone within it is highly motivated, self-driven and ambitious.
  • As a high-end start-up they have a flat structure which means responsibility and autonomy from day one. They all pull together to help and support each other and you! To fit in this fast-moving and vibrant team, you must be the person who:
  • has a genuine interest in the business world, this is the essential
  • has excellent organisational and time management skills
  • can multitask and perform stably under pressure
  • is willing to take initiatives and share ideas
  • is an enthusiastic, self-motivate, ambitious and determined team player
  • is meticulous and has a keen eye on details
  • And a banter will get extra bonus!
  • Degree educated. Events organising experience desirable but not essential
  • Excellent written English skills (native English speaker)
  • Microsoft Office Tools (Words, Excel, PowerPoint etc.)
  • Project management skills in order to meet strict deadlines with excellent attention to detail
  • Sound communication skills and a team-work person
  • Self-motivated and result-orientated
  • Analytical and innovative thinker
What are the perks of working at this company?
  • Competitive salary (22K starting salary and annual increase)
  • Performance-based commissions
  • Apple hardware and gadgets that you need to be productive
  • An awesome and vibrant working environment at WeWork Old Street
  • Various team lunches, team drinks and catering
  • Free fruit and snacks
  • 20 Paid Holidays + National Holidays
  • What’s more… You’ll have loads of opportunities to meet, network and communicate with business elites from Fortune 500, most sought-after start-ups from across-industries globally. Every day is a school day with the best teachers in the business world.
  • You will have loads of opportunities every year go on international business trips to Australia, the USA and Asian countries and regions like Singapore, Hong Kong and many more, living at luxury hotels and explore the places, cultures and best local food!
  • You will get the chance to be reviewed by the board meeting at a certain point of time after joining the company and rewarded right of yearly dividends as a recognition of your determined contribution and continuous efforts, so you will be the partner and owner of the company as well!

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