Events Operations Manager - Lechlade
Events Operations Manager - Thyme Cotswolds, Lechlade
We are now looking for an Events Operations Manager to cover Maternity Leave at Thyme.
This role is focused on driving corporate and high end leisure event sales. Working closely with the Events Sales Manager, you will oversee the management of corporate meetings, private dinners, weddings, corporate launches and all other events from an initial enquiry through to overseeing the event on the day. This is a very hands on role, with the expectation of your presence at the events, ensuring smooth running, consistent, professional brand delivery and a helpful, friendly service. You will need to work some evenings and weekends to fulfil this role.
Along with the Events Sales Manager, you will be the point of contact from inception to delivery. Attention to detail, excellent product knowledge, developing team relationships and the ability to work independently are all essential for this role. Previous event management experience and F&B knowledge is required.
Thyme is a unique and developing business, set on a beautiful country estate. We operate a hotel, events space, cookery school, spa and pub, all of which is undergoing development to be completed in Spring 2018. This is a really interesting time to be joining an expanding business, where the right candidate can develop and progress. Excellent staff benefits including unrivalled work/life balance, opportunities for training and progression and staff discounts on products and services.
Please email a covering letter and CV, detailing why you are interested in this position and what you can offer Thyme.
Live in accommodation available if needed.