JOB DESCRIPTION / ROLE
• Collaborate with stakeholders to understand event objectives, target audience, and overall goals.
• Develop event concepts, themes, and formats that align with the organization's vision and values.
• Create comprehensive event plans, including budgets, timelines, and resource requirements.
• Coordinate logistics such as catering, audiovisual equipment, transportation, accommodations, and decorations.
• Develop event concepts that incorporate innovative AV and technical solutions.
• Plan and design advanced audio-visual setups, lighting arrangements, and technical workflows.
• Identify and source specialized AV equipment, ensuring compatibility and functionality.
• Collaboratively with agency support source and negotiate with venues, suppliers, and vendors to ensure seamless event execution.
• Oversee the implementation of event plans to ensure everything runs smoothly.
• Manage event registration, guest lists, and attendee communication.
• Coordinate with speakers, performers, and presenters to ensure they are well-prepared.
• Supervise on-site setup, registration, and breakdown of events.
• Address any issues or emergencies that arise during events to ensure a positive experience for attendees.
Qualification & Requirements:
• Bachelor's degree in Event Management, Marketing, Communications, or a related field (or equivalent experience).
• Proven experience in event planning, coordination, and execution.
• Strong project management skills, including the ability to multitask and meet deadlines. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
• Creative thinking and problem-solving abilities.
• Flexibility to work evenings, weekends, and travel as required by events.
ABOUT THE COMPANY
Propel Consult delivers a service in step with the needs of both our client companies and candidates. Our ability to add value to all levels of recruitment stems from our wholehearted belief in providing a professional service to both parties. We have built relationships with many leading indigenous and mulitnational organisations throughout the Middle East and internationally in countries such as UAE, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Bahrain, Kuwait, Egypt and many more. Concentrating our resources has created 5 distinct specialist divisions:
- Banking & Finance
- Human Resources
- Oil & Gas
- Architecture & Engineering