Digital Catapult

Events Executive

London - Kings Cross

Are you eager to take the next step in a career in events? Are you interested in both events logistics and stimulating content and debate? Would you like to work on some of the most advanced digital technologies including AI, 5G and VR/AR? Digital Catapult is looking for an Events Executive to support its busy Events Team in hosting 200 events each year. If you have a can-do attitude and have long-term ambitions to one day lead an events team apply here.

what you’ll do
  • Delivering events at Digital Catapult which sit within a particular technology area
  • Aiding the Senior Events Manager with research and content development for events
  • Coordinate the day-to-day running of events, including room setups, chair arrangements, delegate registrations, catering, audio / visual, client relations and attendees engagement and feedback
  • Handling catering, staffing rotas and suppliers to create outstanding events in the centre
  • Shaping bespoke content for events including hashtags, titles, summaries, presentations and briefings to support business objectives and distinguish the Centre
  • Maintaining Salesforce CRM information, production schedules and reporting calendars, as well as building a speaker database
what we’re looking for
  • Detail-oriented and good with technology
  • Unafraid by the prospect of owning and delivering many events, often close together
  • Willingness to work flexibly, and outside of normal office hours, as part of a team, often working on early morning or late evening events
  • Works independently, to deadlines
  • Positive attitude
  • Willing to learn, committed and dependable
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