Food and Concept Events Programmer

  • Free From Sleep
  • Hackney, London, UK
  • Aug 15, 2019
Full time Hospitality

Job Description

Jamm South London LTD. is seeking a creative and productive individual with a proven track record of working in the Immersive/Corporate events industry, particularly in food and theme-driven entertainment. The ideal candidate will be working with teams across multiple projects at a variety of venues including nightclubs, bars and pubs across London.

The Food and Concept Events Programmer will be responsible for planning, programming, and delivering multiple events throughout a range of venues, initiating marketing campaigns from concept through to delivery and sourcing excellent content. The Programmer should demonstrate an impressive creative flair and have strong experience in events. A combination of excellent organisation skills, communication skills and attention to detail are essential. 

Responsibilities 

  • Responsible for planning and executing an eclectic mix of events
  • Liaising with Marketing teams to form promotion strategies and delivery of campaigns
  • Liaising with corporate clients to deliver shows of the utmost quality
  • Dealing with enquiries and reaching out to new and existing clients through outbound calls, emails and networking in a professional manner
  • Managing budgets to ensure maximum conversion and profitability levels are achieved
  • Working with external clients and stakeholders to ensure all deliverables and requirements of the event / theme are met
  • Liaising with the ticket manager to ensure tickets are on sale with correct allocations 
  • Liaising with Bar and Operations Manager to ensure products on sale will be delivered to the highest possible quality at the venue
  • Dealing with external brands to manage and book their events at the venue
  • Liaising with the operations manager to create a competitive pricing structure for these types of events

What the successful candidate will bring: 

  • Experience in sales
  • Passion for the events industry
  • Experience in email marketing and administration
  • Strong familiarity with Microsoft Office & Google Docs
  • Ability to influence and shape ideas
  • Ability to present and pitch ideas 
  • Customer service experience
  • Ability to accomplish projects with minimal oversight
  • Self-Starter

You will be working with a small team of driven and focused individuals.