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Blue Strawberry and Table Talk are two of London’s most well respected event catering brands with over 25 years’ experience in catering for both corporate and private clients.

Specialising in delivering bespoke, high end, logistically challenging catering projects, in many of London’s unique venues including Museums, Palaces, Art Galleries and historical buildings.

They are experts in planning every intricate detail; from selecting cutlery and glassware, to the right florals, colour scheme and marquee style, even the entertainment, the team ensures exceptional design across all aspects.

Catering for over 750 events a year, events range from high level board dinners for 10 guests to corporate parties for 4,500.

 

COREcruitment is currently recruiting for two key positions:

 

SENIOR EVENT MANAGER

Salary up to £35,000 plus overtime, commission, personal bonus, company bonus and other benefits!

The Senior Event Manager will be responsible for selling and operating events within an allocated portfolio of venues and clients.

You will confidently sell and manage events for up to 800-1000 persons, have excellent existing relationships with Unique London Venues.

 

The Key Focuses: 

• Work with the Sales and Marketing Director to devise sales and marketing strategy

• Manage and develop the relationship with all venues in your portfolio, ensuring that they generate leads and opportunities

• Identify opportunities within our existing venue portfolio and at new venues

• Undertake tastings, site visits and meetings where required and involve the correct personnel from the company to assist if necessary

• Assume full overall responsibility for the event on site, delegating to secondary managers where appropriate

 

What are we looking for? 

• Highly presentable, personable and professional

• Educated to degree level or equivalent experience

• Passion for hospitality, service and client relationships

• First class event catering experience in London, ideally in a similar role / business

• Candidates looking for the next challenge ready to join a winning business.

 

EVENT MANAGER

Salary up to £30,000 plus overtime, commission, personal bonus, company bonus and other benefits!

The Event Manager will be responsible for selling and operating events within an allocated portfolio of venues and clients.

You will confidently sell and manage events for up to 200 persons, have great knowledge and experience of Unique London Venues.

 

The Key Focuses of the role: 

• Creating bespoke proposals for Weddings, Corporate functions and Private Parties.

• Building client/venue relationships; listen and understand individual client requirements and consistently meeting if not exceeding their expectations; understand their brand and customers

• Presenting to clients and attending client meetings to promote/sell company services

• Assist with tastings and convert enquiries into confirmed events

• Overseeing and managing the operational team to deliver faultless jobs, exceeding client expectations

 

What are we looking for? 

• Highly presentable, personable and professional

• Educated to degree level or equivalent experience

• Passion for hospitality, service and client relationships

• First class event catering experience in London, ideally in a similar role / business

• Candidates looking for the next challenge ready to join a winning business.

 

 

To learn more about the business or to apply please get in touch today, in complete confidence: Lucia@corecruitment.com