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Candidate 6052

Freelance Event Project Officer
£20000 to £30000, £30,000 to £40,000
Full Time/Permanent
Corporate, Creative Events, Exhibitions
Not Stated
Working as the event project officer for the Glasgow 2022 European College of Sport Science Congress I am responsible for the planning and implementation of marketing activity for the event. In supporting the congress President, my role also involves organising and coordination of the local host meetings (Scientific and Local Organising Committees) as well as meetings with ECSS office staff and other external partners. I am also responsible for developing the social events programme for the congress, scoping out venues, working with local Scottish businesses and all event coordination and management of the social events calendar. Working with ECSS I provide country, city and host specific information for marketing purposes. In addition, I am accountable for recruitment, training and management of the volunteer workforce. Furthermore I have recently been working on planning and delivering the very first Scottish Sport, Exercise & Health Innovation Virtual Conference in partnership with UWS and Scottish Enterprise.
Professional Global Event Manager previously working for one of the UK’s most successful software companies, planning, managing and overseeing our company’s customer events in North America and Europe. I am a highly confident person with excellent organisational and event project management skills and have great knowledge of working with a complex event budget and systems such as GoToWebinar, Salesforce and Opera. At present I am working as a Freelance Event Project Officer for a major international sporting conference which is coming to Glasgow 2022 although currently seeking a permanent role.