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Small Business Event Manager

London - Hybrid


Placement Type:



£265.82 per day PAYE

Start Date:

01 Jun, 2024

Job title: Small Business Event Manager 

Duration: 12 months

Location: London – Hybrid

Pay: £265.82 per day PAYE

Our client is on the lookout for a dynamic and experienced Event Planning Manager to lead their event strategy and execution in EMEA. If you have a passion for creating memorable experiences, expertise in managing teams, and a knack for driving results, this is your chance to make an impact with a leading marketing platform!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee all aspects of event planning, including site selection, food, transportation, and audio-visual equipment.
  • Monitor and control event budgets, ensuring cost-effective solutions and generating reports on expenses.
  • Manage a team of local contractors and coordinate with external agencies and US counterparts.
  • Build and execute the EMEA event strategy in alignment with international growth strategy.
  • Develop an in-depth understanding of the EMEA market to create localized event assets and drive impact.
  • Manage and execute in-person, hybrid, and virtual events to boost demand in EMEA.
  • Develop comprehensive marketing plans that adhere to GDPR guidelines for event promotion.
  • Measure and analyze event outcomes, providing insights to improve future events and meet lead generation and customer growth targets.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Hands-on experience in in-person and virtual events, with a proven track record in lead generation.
  • Experience managing hybrid and virtual events, with a strong network in the B2B events industry.
  • Relentlessly focused on data, funnel optimization, and the sales and marketing process.
  • A strong bias for action, with a history of rapid testing and learning to achieve results.
  • Ability to lead new projects and programs with minimal supervision.
  • Highly organized with a keen attention to detail, able to multitask in a fast-paced environment.


** This role is available for a limited time only. Next steps will be shared with shortlisted candidates by Tuesday 30th April ** 

Client Description

Our Client is a global technology platform that specialises in overcoming the world’s most important financial challenges. Their products and services are driven by artificial intelligence, and their accounting software is one of their most recognisable creations. Considered one of the top companies to work for, they are proud of their company culture and entrepreneurial spirit.


Aquent is dedicated to improving inclusivity & is proudly an equal opportunities employer. We encourage applications from under-represented groups & are committed to providing support to applicants with disabilities. We aim to provide reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, to those with a medical condition, disability or neurodivergence.