Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Market rate + No Evenings OR Weekends
06 Jul 2017
03 Aug 2017
Sunny Kersyte
Job function
Full Time
Contract Type

ASSISTANT TEAM LEADER - VENUE TEAM - MEETINGS / EVENTS & CONFERENCES required for a leading event management company based in Bradford. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Team Leader / Supervisor or Senior Venue Consultant with experience of leading a team in venue finding, and meetings and events coordination for a key corporate client. Offering an excellent basic salary dependent on experience, working Monday - Friday on a small shift pattern between the hours of 8.30am - 6pm as well as other additional benefits.

This is a unique opportunity working for a professional event management services specialist which deliver value through creative and meticulously planned events. They employ the best people, supported by the latest technology to connect their delegates with the ultimate brand experience. They are experts in connecting companies with their chosen audience whilst adding value at every stage of the experience, from the initial negotiation of rates to the detailed planning required to deliver every event successfully.

The Assistant Team Leader oversees the Venue Sourcing team for a key client, working closely with the Team Leader and the wider events / meetings and conferences team to ensure the highest level of client service. The focus of this role is to oversee the day-to-day operational running of the key client team and ensure that the Venue Consultants provide efficient and professional venue sourcing and meeting coordination services, supported by their technology, creating proposals that maximize value and ROI for their customers.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone in a similar role looking for an exciting new opportunity, or with solid experience in an operational venue or agency based role looking to take the step up into a management position. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone working in a similar role such as a Senior Consultant, Supervisor or Team Lease within a meetings / events / conferences booking agency, or for individuals with experience in a leading, motivating, supervisory capacity within operational or sales in a hotel or events venue.


- Ensuring the venue sourcing team runs efficiently, and all company procedures and processes are adhered to
- Line management of your team, including monthly 1 to 1's, training and KPI reviews
- Key client stakeholder liaison and relationship management
- Preparation of proposals
- Upselling of additional services
- Preparation and management of venue and client contracts and payments
- Adherence to company processes and policies, as well as client processes and requirements
- Supplier relationship management and negotiation

To apply for this unique opportunity as a ASSISTANT TEAM LEADER - VENUE TEAM - MEETINGS / EVENTS & CONFERENCES you will:-

- Have previous experienced working within a similar role where you have planned corporate meetings and events for an events / meetings / conference agency in a supervisory / lead consultant or team leading role
- Alternatively application s will be considered from candidates working in an operational or sales role for a hotel again from ideally a supervisory, junior management role
- Excellent organisational and interpersonal skills
- Experience in managing relationships with clients or customers

To apply for this excellent opportunity to work for a leading travel business travel company and work within their meetings / events & conference team call SUNNY on 0161 238 4494, email your CV to or apply below

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