AEO - Association of event organisers



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.


‘We always use the AEO Jobs Board to advertise our vacancies. It has proven successful in attracting candidates, and we have appointed a sales role via the resource. It’s not only a great free member benefit, on this occasion it also saved us paying recruitment fees and advertising costs.’  - Alexander Angus at Montgomery

  • The Opportunity: An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Sales Trainer to support our global sales enablement initiative. Working with a sales team of approximately 300 members, it will be your respo ...
  • Overview: Working closely alongside a team of experts with extensive CRM, business and technical knowledge/experience, you will report into the Head of Business Applications and be responsible for the ...
  • The Opportunity: An opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated and creative Spanish-speaking Senior Marketing Executive to join EnergyNet’s growing marketing team. The successful candidate will hel ...
  • The Opportunity: This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing portfolio of oil and gas sector conferences. We are looking for an experienced event marketer to be part of an exciting portfolio th ...
  • The Opportunity: Clarion Events is looking for a talented and motivated Recruiter to join our internal recruitment team based in our head office in Putney. Clarion is one of the world’s leading event’ ...
  • The Opportunity: A great opportunity has arisen for a Senior Sales Executive to work on two of the UK’s leading consumer shows Spirit of Christmas and Spirit of Summer. The Spirit of Christmas Fair is ...
  • The fast-paced technological advancement that has become associated with the Forensics industry is an ideal platform for an exhibition and conference as new technology brings in advanced solutions. Forensics Europe Expo IS that platform and we're looking for a delegate sales executive to join our team.

  • Tarsus Group is an international business-to-business media group with interests in exhibitions, conferences, publishing and online media. Tarsus is recognised as a market leader in events and publishing in the printing and packaging, aerospace, discount goods and medical sectors. With its head office in London, it also has offices in Milwaukee, New York, Boca Raton, Shanghai, Dubai, Jakarta and Istanbul.

  • The Sales Manager role will involve internal and external sales activities, including face to face meetings with prospects and clients, attending competitive events and a high-volume of phone calls an ...
  • We are looking for an Event Project Assistant for an exciting opportunity to work on Civil Service Live, the largest national conference programme in Government. The events span across 7 cities during June and July.

    Dods is the UK’s unrivalled government intelligence, media, events and training specialist. We partner public sector bodies, businesses, charities and trade associations to help our clients understand and effectively engage with Government.

    We are looking for a bright, focused individual to join our team. The role will focus on supporting the Event Project Managers with the events sponsors and exhibitors. as well as Government and client communication teams in organising the event in terms of logistics, design and content schedules for the duration of the events.

  • We are offering an exciting opportunity to join the Client Events team as an Event Project Manager. Working across a range of events, including awards ceremonies, receptions, and large-scale conferences, all with a focus on HM Government.

    Dods is the UK’s unrivalled government intelligence, media, events and training specialist. We partner public sector bodies, businesses, charity and trade associations to help our clients understand and effectively engage with Government.

    We are looking for a bright focused individual to join the team, working closely with Cabinet Office and other government departments, public and private sector organisations. We are looking for the right person to strengthen our team with excellent attention to detail, strong communication skills and a can-do attitude to help us in deliver a growing and successful portfolio of events.

  • The Opportunity:

    As the IT industry continues to digitally transform, an opportunity has arisen for a savvy and driven Marketing Manager to help lead our events through the next phase of growth.

  • F2F seek a motivated, ambitious and competent person looking for the right opportunity to fast-track their goal of becoming a leading marketing professional in the events industry.

    The role will initially focus on two growing consumer event brands (in ‘hot’ markets), plus one niche trade event brand.  All these events have exciting futures and require the right marketing professional to ‘own’ and drive them forward, ensuring they fulfil their significant potential.

  • The Opportunity: The Finance team are responsible for the non-trading UK balances sheets, payroll posting and reconciliation for the Group, intercompany and the central cost centres and reporting. The ...
  • We are on the lookout for a Delegate Sales Executive selling tickets to our world-class, global events. The Delegate Sales Executive will be tasked with growing ticket sales within a specific client split, working within a team of 4 sales individuals.

  • The Opportunity: An opportunity has arisen for a talented Sales Executive to work within the Retail Team on one of its biggest events, Home & Gift. Established for 59 years and held in the beautiful t ...
  • This role has responsibility for managing VIP acquisition/management and Content strategy for the global Defence portfolio.
    Working both with a team of direct reports and with the support of P&L/product managers across the business unit, the role will be tasked with reimagining and reshaping the existing VIP marketing functions and conference content production structure within the organisation, creating a revitalized customer-centric, globally operating functional team who’s enhanced output will be used to drive the commercial development of the portfolio.
  • A great opportunity has arisen for a Senior Sales Executive to work on two of the UK’s leading consumer shows and sell across the House & Garden Festival and the Luxury Travel Fair.
  • The Opportunity: The opportunity has arisen to join the TP (Telecoms, Technology and Payments) team as Sales Manager delivering commercial growth on our world leading events. The portfolio is known fo ...
  • The Atlas program touches all parts of the business, changing our engagement with regional offices, globally diverse exhibitions and business units, and positively impacting the experience of exhibitors and visitors. 

  • We are on the look for a Senior Sales Executive (SSE) to work within the exhibitions team at Clarion Gaming selling world-class, global events within the ICE portfolio.

    The SSE will be tasked with growing revenues within a specific client base, working within a team of 8 sales individuals.

21 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
    Brand 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
  • "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
  • "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
    Vice President Marketing, Data & Digital , dmg events
  • "We have the opportunity to contribute positively to the industry as well as gaining valuable insight and advice. There’s no need to spend valuable time and money reinventing the wheel when you have so many experienced professionals in AEO membership to learn from”
    Emma Cartmell
    CHS Group
  • "JOINING THE AEO HAS BEEN FANTASTIC! Being able to gift our customers with free places at the FaceTime masterclasses, learn alongside industry peers and seek advice to common challenges is invaluable”
    Sharon Azam
    GovNet Communications




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