AEO - Association of event organisers

Recruitment

AEO

The events industry is an exciting industry to be a part of so, whether you're interested in starting your career or advancing it, you're in the right place. The roles are many and varied including event management, marketing, operations and sales, so if you have passion and drive you're bound to find the right job for you.

Vacancies that are available with event organisers are listed below but please visit our sister associations AEV and ESSA if you are interested in working for a venue or a supplier to the industry.

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  • The Gaming team are looking for a high-performing sales professional to develop new business & manage long-standing existing clients through high volume outbound calls & face to face meetings/business trips. The role involves selling on specific events within the gaming division running throughout the year. 

  • The Opportunity:

    We have an exciting opportunity in the Conference Operations Team for a Customer Service Executive. The team currently manages circa 30 events per year for portfolios operating in various sectors such as Energy, Telecoms, Life Sciences and Payments. They are tasked with providing all attendees with an exceptional level of customer service that taps into the personal element of conference attendance and clearly differentiates our events and organisation.

    The successful candidate will be the face of Clarion Conferences, delivering all the support a delegate needs; from helping them to register, to responding to post-event queries, with a view to increasing attendance at the next edition of each event. The challenge is to be one step ahead of the delegate in order to anticipate and respond to potential queries.

    If you thrive on working with and assisting people directly, then this is the perfect role.

  • The Enthusiast team are looking for a Senior Marketing Communications Executive to assist the Senior Marketing Manager in delivering core elements of the show’s marketing and communications campaign. 

  • The Opportunity:

    This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to work in one of the most exciting and fastest growing sectors in the world- Africa’s Power Sector.

    The EnergyNet team is made up of around 20 people who are all passionate about the work we do in a supportive and collaborative environment.

     

  • Marketing Manager - Phacilitate

    Location: London, UK Clarion Events Ltd
    • Permanent

    An opportunity to join a rapidly expanding and fast-paced portfolio of events in the Life Scienes sector as a Marketing Manager has arisen.

    If you would like to work for winner of the Most Respected Company of the Year award read on!

  • Front Line Genomics are looking for a motivated Business Development Manager to join our fast growing publishing team. 

  • Exhibition Manager, Helitech

    Location: Richmond, Surrey, UK Reed Exhibitions Ltd
    • Permanent

    We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced and high calibre exhibition professional to manage the delivery of Helietch International in London and Amsterdam. Helitech International is part of thrilling Energy, Marine and Rotorcraft portfolio and one of the kind rotorcraft market leading event. If you are passionate about events, technology, working with international partners and exhibitors, not afraid of challenges and looking for next opportunity it is a perfect event for you.    

  • Montgomery is a Global Exhibition Company with over 100 years’ experience in running market leading events.

    We are looking for a dedicated and enthusiastic Operations Executive to take an active role in the operational running of a number of events in the departments’ portfolio and provide an operational support service to exhibitors and internal show teams as required and specified by the Operations Director / Manager.  To undertake set projects that must be managed to ensure high levels of customer satisfaction, achievement of deadlines and strict budget control.

  • As Assistant Conference Producer you will fulfil a pivotal role at the heart of an expanding team. Reporting to the Conference Producer you will be responsible for helping to deliver world-class conference programmes in the 3D technologies industry. Working closely with the Content, Marketing, Sponsorship and Operations teams, you will be expected to manage multiple projects simultaneously while keeping all stakeholders up-to-date with regular progress reports. Our portfolio is international and as such regular travel, including long-haul to the USA and Asia, should be anticipated.

  • We are looking for a high-performing sales professional to help Clarion Gaming portfolio meet its ambitious revenue objectives. 

  • Working closely with internal stakeholders, the Account Manager role is to generate new business for IBC and to maximise revenue from existing external stakeholders. The Account Manager will take a lead on the 365 platform ensuring that all IBC key accounts have been approached and working with the Head of Sales to generate a pipeline of potential customers.

  • Marketing Manager

    Location: Brighton Smarter Shows Ltd
    • Contract
    • Permanent

    Smarter Shows is a vibrant, dynamic business-to-business exhibition and conference company based in the centre of Brighton.  The company has a wealth of experience in the development and execution of leading events across a wide range of market sectors globally. We pride ourselves on nurturing fresh talent via a highly flexible and open working environment. Our ability to quickly and successfully absorb new ideas and react to changing and increasingly demanding customer needs is making us a small yet powerful force to be reckoned with in an exciting, fast-paced industry.

  • Event Operations Executive

    Location: Chester, CH4 9QE Rapid News Publications Ltd
    • Contract
    • Permanent

    Rapid News is on a mission to bring together professional markets and communities. We operate Events on several continents.

    This is an exciting opportunity for an Event Operations Executive to join a dynamic publishing and events business based in Chester, Cheshire. As an international publishing house, exhibition, conference, awards and events organiser, Rapid News Communications Group is on a mission to bring together the professional markets and communities we serve and enrich those connections with industry-leading exhibitions, conferences, magazines and online resources.

  • Marketing Assistant - Motorsport

    Location: Richmond upon Thames Autosport Media UK
    • Permanent

    We are seeking a highly motivated Marketing assistant to join our show team

    Autosport International is Europe’s largest motorsport exhibition, and is part of Motorsport Network. This role will include supporting the Marketing Manager to develop and implement all marketing activities for Autosport International including the Performance Car Show and all brand extensions and promoting the event to the maximum and highest possible standard to both visitors and exhibitors within a given and fixed budget. This will include anything from planning market research to organising the distribution of literature, or bespoke projects.

  • Operations Executive - Motorsport

    Location: Richmond upon Thames Autosport Media UK
    • Permanent

    The position is within the Operations Team of Autosport Media UK. The team is responsible for the successful execution and high quality delivery of the Autosport International exhibition and other events. 

  • UXR placement (3 to 6 months contract)

    Location: Richmond, Surrey UK Reed Exhibitions Ltd
    • Contract
    At Reed, placements are an important part of the team. Whether you sign on for a summer placement or during the academic year, you can work on critical projects in the UK impacting events around the world. As part of the Reed Expo digital team, you’ll get a unique perspective on our process and those who lead it.
  • Event Manager B2B

    Location: Peterborough
    • Permanent

    We're looking for an established Event Manager with existing trade exhibition experience working for the B2B division at Bauer Media.
    This is a fantastic opportunity to further your career by working in a dynamic business environment alongside a highly established events and publishing team.
    As an Exhibition Event Manager, you will be expected to focus on the delivery of a 4 key exhibitions in automotive & transport markets.
    You will possess a proven track record of exhibition management. You will be proficient in all aspects of events, able to lead a multi-discipline team to achieve an excellent event experience for clients and visitors.

  • An exciting opportunity to work as part of a busy in-house digital team responsible for providing support and digital expertise to our event teams, who produce and deliver highly successful events across the globe.
  • There is an exciting and challenging opportunity to join the dynamic RDE (Retail Design Expo) team! We are looking to recruit an experienced, highly motivated and enthusiastic Senior Sales Executive to work on the flagship RDE event. The successful candidate will be responsible for developing new business, managing and upselling existing accounts for the event, as well as promoting other opportunities offered by the RDE team.
  • Opportunity at Fresh Montgomery

    Location: Central London Montgomery Ltd
    • Permanent

    A pioneering and entrepreneurial spirit runs through Fresh Montgomery and its infectious! It's not surprising as our shows are exciting and varied, and we pride ourselves on our innovation, openness, family heritage, global experience, and ability to deliver market-leading results.

    Based in the heart of London, a few minutes from Selfridges, our culture is all about taking pride in the quality of our work, loving what we do and staying focussed on what makes us successful.

  • We are looking for a bright individual to be IBC’s front of house representative and to provide support to IBC's office and IT functions.

    To apply for the role please email Stephanie Fadahunsi (HR Advisor) - sfadahunsi@ibc.org

  • Senior Marketing Manager - ADIPEC

    Location: Abu Dhabi, UAE dmg events
    • Permanent

    The Senior Marketing Manager is responsible for the execution of marketing campaigns. They will be expected to work independently, demonstrate a very good understand of digital marketing tactics and data segmentation and analysis. 

    About dmg events:

    dmg events is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Daily Mail and General Trust plc (DMGT, www.dmgt.co.uk), one of the largest media companies in the United Kingdom. Founded in 1989, it now manages over 80 Exhibitions, Conferences and online platforms for a variety of industries in up to 25 countries each year.

    dmg events produces market-leading exhibitions and conferences for the global energy, technology, digital marketing, gift, construction, hospitality and interior industries, with events in North America, the Middle East, Europe, Asia, and Australia.

     

  • Delegate Sales Manager - ADIPEC

    Location: Abu Dhabi, UAE dmg events
    • Permanent

    dmg events is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Daily Mail and General Trust plc (DMGT, www.dmgt.co.uk), one of the largest media companies in the United Kingdom. Founded in 1989, it now manages over 80 Exhibitions, Conferences and online platforms for a variety of industries in up to 25 countries each year.

    dmg events Middle East has operated since 1995 producing market-leading exhibitions and conferences for the global energy, technology, digital marketing, gift, construction, hospitality and interior industries, with events in North America, the Middle East, Europe, Asia, and Australia.

     

  • Sales Executive - Coatings

    Location: Redhill, Surrey dmg events
    • Permanent

    dmg events is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Daily Mail and General Trust plc (DMGT, www.dmgt.co.uk), one of the largest media companies in the United Kingdom. Founded in 1989, it now manages over 80 Exhibitions, Conferences and online platforms for a variety of industries in up to 25 countries each year.

    dmg events Middle East has operated since 1995 producing market-leading exhibitions and conferences for the global energy, technology, digital marketing, gift, construction, hospitality and interior industries, with events in North America, the Middle East, Europe, Asia, and Australia.

24 Results
  • "Broadway Events joined the AEO on the Enterprise Membership. We’ve already taken advantage of the many benefits including the excellent FaceTime Masterclasses and training guides for exhibitors."
    Emma Barrett
    Broadway Events
  • "We are a member of the AEO because it is a proactive association for the events industry. As an organiser it provides us with high value ideas, networking, guidance and information."
    David Harrison
    PPMA Group
  • "This year, the association has led working groups to address industry issues and put on some amazing events full of insightful content for both organisers and, through the AEOs FaceTime initiative, exhibitors. In addition, the AEO has represented the industry at a Governmental level to raise awareness of the importance of events to the UK economy."
    Paul Byrom
    Upper Street Events
  • "I genuinely believe that if you’re involved in organising events you should become a member of the AEO."
    Simon Kimble
    Clarion Events
  • "Our membership of the AEO represents real and tangible value for UBM - it provides fantastic networking opportunities, practical training for our team as well as valuable insight into the state of our industry."
    Simon Parker
    UBM
  • "The AEO take great effort to ensure our industry continues to be recognised for its value, promotes the sector for talent acquisition and encourages the sharing of best practice across its members and their customers. It also provides a rich calendar of events for our staff to learn, network, share experiences and celebrate with their peers in the industry."
    Stuart Johnston
    Ascential Events
  • "As an Association business, we appreciate the excellent work the secretariat of the AEO do for our community. From the events side of our business, the AEO provides an excellent return on investment, providing thought leadership, fantastic networking, brilliant awards, excellent research and FaceTime, a valuable tool to tell our markets why exhibitions and events should be an essential part of the marketing mix."
    Neil Felton
    FESPA
  • "AEO’s networking and member meetings are valuable for individuals at all levels within our organisation. The promotion of our sector to the outside world, to government, authorities and business at large is another vital aspect of the AEO’s purpose for members, many of whom, like my company, work on events throughout the world."
    Stephen Brooks
    Mack Brooks Exhibitions
  • “Knowledge is power and the AEO dinners are certainly powerful, there is always a wealth of knowledge at the table. Insightful presentations make for a constructive and extremely social way to learn from the experts who’ve done it before. I attended the Japanese evening and gained really valuable insight about the culture and how best to communicate with a local audience.”
    John Whitaker
    Digital & Data Director, dmg events

 

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