Commercial & Events Coordinator
- Closing date: 21-May-2021
- Full Time
- Job function:
- Event Management
- Contract type:
- Contact Name: Gloria Lau
- Location: Milton Keynes
- Company name: Grounds Management Association
- Email: email@example.com
- Telephone: +447740931232
- Website: https://www.thegma.org.uk/
The Grounds Management Association (GMA) is seeking to recruit a Commercial and Events Coordinator to join the existing administrative team with a focus on the development of GMA Corporate Plus and Corporate membership, as well as assisting in the development, planning, and staging of GMA exhibitions and events, including our flagship trade show SALTEX.
The successful candidate should have excellent interpersonal, communication and IT skills and be able to multitask daily. They should also be PC literate with knowledge of Microsoft packages (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and have strong written and oral commercial skills. Reporting directly to the Commercial and Events Director they should have in-depth knowledge of Customer Relationship Management (CRM), preferable on the Oomi system and working knowledge of running webinars via the GoToWebinar platform.
The candidate should be passionate about people, with the ability to work in a small team, including account management and cross-collaboration with the other departments and be able to demonstrate clear knowledge and understanding of events and membership organisations. Knowledge of the grounds management industry and the structures of sport would be considered an advantage.
The role is either based at our Milton Keynes office or at home, with weekly travel to the office.
For further details please refer to the application pack by following this link: Latest jobs | Grounds Management Association (thegma.org.uk)