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Events Coordinator - Large Retail Group

Job Title: Events Coordinator - Large Retail Group
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: Wimbledon, London
Salary: Up to £25000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: 2494_1565606086
Contact Name: Georgia Hanley
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Job Description

A fantastic new opportunity has arisen for a large retail group seeking an Events Co-ordinator. This role is based within the events team overseeing events of all brands under the company umbrella. I am looking for a highly organised, confident individual to be based in Wimbledon. It is a brilliant opportunity for someone looking to build a successful career within the events field with a large business with plenty of growth and progression opportunities.


Main responsibilities will include:

  • Support the events manager with all events of the group
  • Support in the planning, delivery and analysis of all company events
  • Collate data and report feedback of each event and plan for future functions
  • Source venues, hotels, catering, coordinate materials needed for all events.
  • Deal with suppliers
  • Confidently deal with issues and challenges when they arise.
  • Make key decisions towards the success of an event
  • The first line of response to e-mails and enquires.
  • Liaise with partners including charities that the group support and work closely with
  • Coordinate all logistics including transport, hotels

Person specification:

  • At least 1 year working in an event's position
  • Outgoing, dynamic and confident
  • Hands-on with a can-do attitude
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent organisation skills
  • IT literacy
  • Experience using Microsoft Office and Photoshop
  • Strong problem-solving abilities
  • A graduate n events would be advantageous but not essential