Launch48 is looking for an event manager

Launch48 is expanding for 2010 and we are looking for someone to assist us to grow.

If you have experience running events, want to travel, and want to work with a great group of sponsors, volunteers, and attendees please read the job outline.


Launch48 Event Manager

An event manager is needed to manage and execute a minimum of 10 events in London and across Europe.

Some European travel and weekend work required.

This role requires:

  • Liaison and collaboratively work with the Launch48 Management Team
  • Full pre, during and post -planning event management for the successful running of events
  • Understanding, managing, implementing, updating and coordinating a localised event web site (training will be provided)
  • Managing, implementing and reviewing all aspects for the Launch48 booklet
  • The creation of presentation(s) to promote sponsors and explain event
  • Organising of all materials
  • Organising the volunteers
  • Promoting the event
  • Working with organisers and volunteers to confirm roles and tasks
  • Scheduling the event preparation
  • Organising the mentors
  • Organising the sponsors and partners
  • Organising the venue, catering, etc
  • Reviewing the venue
  • Preparing the venue
  • Running the event
  • Ensuring the event is successful
  • Following up after the event with everyone organised

Candidate must be:

  • friendly, positive, outgoing, personable
  • good customer service skills
  • fluent in written and spoken English
  • good references or others who can vouch for you
  • full working VISA’s
  • able to commit for a 12 month period

Contact us for a full job description, to find out more, or apply.