Event Planner - MSHED - Bristol

  • Job Reference: compass/TP/105989/52401274/CB
  • Date Posted: 7 June 2021
  • Employer: Compass Group Plc
  • Website: https://www.compass-group.co.uk/
  • Location: Bristol
  • Salary: £25,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: £25000 - £25000
  • Sector: Hospitality & Tourism
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Are you an experienced events professional with a passion for food and hospitality? If so, we have a brilliant opportunity for an Events Planner to join us onsite at one of our Bristol sites.

As the event planner you will be responsible for coordinating the conference and events bookings for the venue, conducting show rounds and meeting customers to establish final details. You will learn to know the venue inside and out so that you can strive to exceed our customers expectations.

Job Description

Event Planner - Bristol

  • Competitive Salary
  • Compass exclusive offers on PerksAtWork
  • Access to a wide range of programs to train and develop you
  • Pension contribution
More about the role:

Must be fully aware and cognizant of the C&E Sales Process/ Revenue Management
Must be able to work on own initiative and be a confident decision maker
Will have a generally outgoing personality and enjoy social interaction
Must be able to communicate effectively with potential customers, with employees from all parts
of the company and able to present a highly professional image when representing the Company
Must be self-motivated and can maintain focus in the achievement of sales targets
Will demonstrate a thorough approach to work
Must be able to organise him/herself and others effectively
Must be competent in Microsoft Office and have a good understanding of database management
Must have excellent communication skills, verbally both on the phone and in person, and written
Will be an effective team worker as a key member of the central sales team
Ability to inspire customer trust and confidence
Ability to deal effectively with, and gain support of, internal colleagues
To have a passion for events and food
To act as an excellent ambassador for RA Venues
To be able to think fast and to deliver solutions to customer requirements
To possess diplomacy, discretion and impartiality of judgment

Who you are:

You will have previous experience in an events management or planning position. You will possess excellent written and verbal communication skills with an ability to build strong relationships. You will be able to confidently communicate with our corporate and event customers to provide assurance that their event is in safe hands.

Who we are:

At RA Venues, part of Compass Group UK and Ireland, we inspire great experiences at some of the UK's leading cultural and heritage destinations. From cappuccinos at Pennethorne's in Somerset House to feeding hungry herbivores at Bristol Zoo, or sophisticated afternoon teas in Liberty London to alfresco brunches at the Coach House Kitchen at Hatfield House, we celebrate great food and legendary dining across our portfolio of clients

Please note that we reserve the right to remove this advert prior to the advertised date, dependent on the level of response received.  You are therefore advised to apply at your earliest convenience.