Placement year – Events sector

Placement year – Events sector

Ref: JO-2205-110148 | Up to £20000.00 per annum + + Commission | Location:London, England | Added:13/05/22

Title Graduate Placement Executive (Events)

Location London or Work from Home

The role:

This one-year placement opportunity is for an undergraduate who is seeking a third year placement (before doing their final year). The company is a leading media business with several key business titles. They produce many events, awards, and conferences alongside their well- known business titles.

They seek an ambitious, commercially minded under-graduate with a passion for sales, marketing and the events industry.

Skills & Responsibilities:

  • Searching and advertising for delegate attendees for multiple events.
  • Communicating to potential attendees to ensure events are well attended.
  • Enabling clients to hit their marketing campaign goals through scaling and results.
  • Undertaking marketing communications for the Events, Round Tables and Webinars.
  • Overseeing results through conversion tracking, targeted marketing, e-shots etc.
  • Creating custom reports for clients after their events and ensuring editorial and PR opportunities are maximized.


  • Good online searching skills and excellent communication skills (written and spoken).
  • Email and social-media know-how.
  • Familiarity with Linked In and researching industry sectors.
  • A commercial and hands on hands-on approach.
  • Good excel and database skills.
  • Comfortable getting on the phone and talking to mid/high level people and then following up to ensure attendance.

This is a great opportunity to gain one year’s diverse experience across Sales / Account Management within the events sector in a leading media company. If you are interested, please forward your CV today.

We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible.

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