Head of Events

New Permanent

£Competitive

London

Posted 2 weeks ago

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Acre has been engaged by the market leading financial media agency in ESG, to recruit a Head of Events and join the senior management team in their new and growing London office.

This premier agency runs a widely read, highly influential online news publication and global events company that organizes 30+ sustainable finance conferences and workshops each year.

In this newly created role, you be responsible for creating innovative content and delivering cutting edge events on the most relevant and pressing topics, at the nexus between sustainability and finance, for the world's leading institutional investors.

Responsibilities:

  • Building out the growing global business events business
  • Writing content, researching emerging themes and identifying new opportunities and formats for the business to pursue
  • Managing the existing team of 5, providing leadership across the company to ensure the successful delivery of events
  • Setting budget and achieving P&L targets
  • Working with stakeholders to drive product development on the front-line topics and themes in the marketplace

The successful candidate will have:

  • In-depth knowledge of the financial sector and responsible investment with emphasis on pensions and investment management
  • High-level editing and writing skills - including content delivery
  • Experienced team management and development
  • Budget and finance experience
  • Experience in event management is highly advantageous, though not essential

This is a high profile and exciting opportunity to play a pivotal role in a growing media organisation, that are on the front line of disruptive topics in responsible investment.

Apply today to not miss out on this opportunity to work for a business that is leading the way in events and publications in the sustainable finance arena.




Talk to an Acre consultant about this role:

Kate Halstead +44 (0)2074005585

Job Ref. BBBH8098