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Events Manager

Events Manager

  • 613256
  • Canberra, ACT, Australia, 2601
  • Full Time
  • Landmark location – Museum of Australian Democracy
  • Produce the best Functions & Events in Canberra
  • Strong business development aspect

Restaurant Associates has an enviable track record, working with some of the most prestigious venues and corporations in the world. From grand gala events, corporate cocktail parties to intimate gatherings, we provide bespoke food solutions and exceptional dining experiences.

We have an incredible opportunity for an experienced Functions Operations Manager to join our team at one of Canberra’s key iconic venue, Museum of Australian Democracy.  Flexibility with hours are required to ensure the continued level of service throughout the week, weekends and evenings as required. This is a sales and operationally-driven position that would suit someone with strong business development experience within the events space.

About the Role!

  • End to end delivery of events, including costings and liaising with suppliers
  • Support the Venue Operations Manager to oversee the success of the events department
  • Client management during the execution of the function
  • Develop exciting, innovative & creative events
  • Utilise your networking skills to build relationships with future clientele

About YOU!

  • Demonstrable experience in facilitating large scale, formal functions and major events
  • A creative flair and passion for looking ‘outside of the box’
  • Financial aptitude, being able to generate and pitch packages
  • Flexible mindset with experience of cultural and arts venues and business
  • Effectively manage teams for small and large events
  • An understanding of budgets and forecasting

About US!

Compass Group is a world leader in catering and support services, employing over 600,000 people across 45 countries. Rated number one in our industry on Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies for 2020, Compass Group serves 5.5 billion meals each year to our 55,000 clients worldwide.

As you can see, a career at Compass Group can really take you places!

If you are a hospitality professional who takes pride in their service standards, we would be interested to hear from you.

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