Ref: RP388-213

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Position: Event Manager
Salary: 10,000 AED - 12,000 AED
Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Work Timings: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Should be flexible to work for long working hours

About the company:
The hiring company is Middle East's leading source of fresh produce, providing over four decades of service to the biggest names in retail, food service and hospitality.

Job Description:
• An event manager ensures the smooth running of an event from conception to completion.
• He/she helps to find an appropriate space for an event and reserves the same.
• The manager is responsible for providing effective oversight for event set up and staff management, as well as working closely with Account manager and company clients to achieve memorable and successful events.
• The event manager must be someone who can multi-task effectively because he/she is involved in every stage and process of an event, ensuring that it comes out successfully.
• Should be responsible for providing effective oversight for event set up and staff management, as well as working closely with other teammates and company clients to achieve memorable and successful events.
• He/she is a typical project manager who can work in different companies such as hotels, civic centers and can source business from them.

AED 10,000 to 12,000 per month inclusive of fixed allowances.


• Possess a Bachelor’s degree in Event Management or any other relevant discipline, or
• Should have 5-6 years of experience as Event Manager
• Ability to bring business and also run it successfully till the end of event
• Possess strong organizational skills
• Possess strong problem-solving skills
• Ability to transform a client’s thoughts into reality
• Possess planning, managing, and coordinating skills
• Must be a listener and possess deep thinking capacity
• Should possess good communication and negotiating skills
• Able to display a high level of creativity
• Ability to engage in multi-tasking effectively
• Ability to work well under intense pressure
• Must show strong project management skills
• Must possess computer skills.
• He/she should be able to use Microsoft Word to make quotations for clients and PowerPoint for presentations
• In-depth knowledge of social media is also critical
• Should be able to show leadership skills as a team leader
• Possess strong ability to take initiatives

About the Company

Excelsior is a bespoke HR and recruitment consultancy, specialising in the Security, Facilities Management, Education and Automotive sectors. Excelsior provides a high quality, reliable and affordable solution to companies in these sectors.

Exciting opportunities and market insights will be regularly posted on this page. If you are a talented individual looking for a change, then our highly experienced Consultants are ready to match you with an exciting new career opportunity.

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Events Manager salaries in UAE

Average monthly compensation
AED 14,000

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