Conference and Events Manager

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Conference and Events Manager

Job title: Conference and Events Manager
Contract type: Permanent
Industry: Event Management
Salary: $90-$95k + Super (depending on experience)
Job start date: ASAP
Job expiry: 2021-10-06
Reference: 3323975
Contact name: Ella Kirkpatrick
Contact email:

Job description

We are excited to be recruiting for an experienced Conference and Events Manager to work for a thriving Not-For-Profit College that is responsible for intensive care medicine specialist training and education in Australia and New Zealand.

This position will be a full-time, permanent hybrid role working 50% from home and 50% in their friendly and sociable Prahran office, just around the corner from all that bustling Chapel Street has to offer. Not only will you be rewarded for your hard work and great ideas with a supportive and hands-on team and culture, but also with a competitive salary of between $90-$95 + Super (depending on experience)

This is a multifaceted position and will see you providing leadership and operational direction for the college’s events schedule. This will include core functions such as the delivery of the Annual Scientific Meeting and associated events. Further responsibilities will include:
  • Manage, plan and implement balanced and cohesive events and sponsorship strategy
  • Evaluate event performance, including post-event analysis and de-briefs.
  • Collaborate with colleagues to drive the College’s overall events strategy.
  • Be responsible for the financial management of the events budget and forecast and budgeting of individual events – ensuring that agreed financial targets are met.
  • Establish and maintain effective partnerships with external bodies such as sponsors, venues, events suppliers and other Colleges, to ensure a collaborative working relationship.
This role gives an experienced events leader the opportunity to build on our already strong member-centric culture to evolve their events and to increase the level of service for members.

Our ideal candidate will have a successful track record in delivering complex events to budget with multiple stakeholders. They will also pride themselves on their planning and organisational abilities whilst also having exceptional communication, influencing and presentation skills.
We are seeking someone who has strong initiative and interpersonal skills with the ability to relate to a variety of people. 

If this sounds like the perfect next role for you, APPLY NOW. We are interviewing now! If you would like more information or for a confidential discussion contact Ella on 0498 134 107 - SMAART Recruitment.

*** Only shortlisted individuals will be contacted ***