Events Manager (Club Member Events)

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£40000.00 – £43000.00

An Events Manager, who ideally has Private Member / Club / Committee based experience, is needed to join one of Britain’s most prestigious private members clubs on a permanent basis. The Member Events Manager will oversee all social gatherings for club members. From lively bridge matches to elegant dinner soirées and the iconic ‘Big Five’ events, you will ensure every moment is unforgettable. With up to 5,000 members and guests in attendance, its a dynamic role at the heart of the community’s social calendar.

Please be aware that flexibility is key, as some evening and weekend work will be required to ensure the success of the events. Time off in lieu will be provided for these additional hours.

Situated in 42 acres of landscaped grounds adjacent to the River Thames in Fulham, the Club is recognised as one of the worlds finest private member clubs. Since its opening in 1869, the Clubs croquet and tennis lawns, botanical gardens and stately Georgian Clubhouse have made it a sought-after destination for exclusive sporting and social activities.

Reporting directly to the Head of Member Events, the Member Event Manager will play a key role in assisting in the organisation of the social programme and other leisure activities for members and their guest. You’ll coordinate a variety of exciting events, working closely with Sub-Committees and the Head of Member Events to deliver unforgettable experiences. Plus, you’ll provide essential administrative support, ensuring every detail is meticulously handled for members’ enjoyment.

To qualify… You should be an Events Manager / Member Events Manager / or similar with a CV that can demonstrate:

  • Experience in event planning and management, preferably in a hospitality / club / committee setting.
  • Strong organisational and project management skills, with the ability to multitask and prioritise effectively in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build rapport and collaborate with diverse stakeholders.
  • Budget management experience, with the ability to maximise resources and achieve financial goals.
  • Creativity and innovation in event design and execution, with a keen eye for detail and a passion for delivering exceptional experiences.
  • Leadership and collaboration abilities, with a focus on fostering an inclusive work culture.
  • Proficiency in event management software and Microsoft Office suite.
  • You embody the Club values, excellence, responsibility, and courtesy.

Joining a team of talented and enthusiastic people you will get to work for one of Britain’s most historical private members clubs, expect a great working environment, with excellent benefits that include:

  • 23 days of annual leave (rising to 28 days after 5 years’ continuous service) plus Bank Holidays.
  • Generous contributory pension.
  • Life assurance, group income protection and an enhanced sick pay scheme.
  • Opportunities for training, development, and progression.
  • Annual bonus scheme and annual performance pay review.
  • Staff social events, free meals on duty and free onsite parking.
  • Plus, many more.