AEO - Association of event organisers

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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

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  • The Opportunity: Do you love the unexpected? Are you open and happy to share? Adventurous and willing to try new things? An exciting opportunity has arisen to join an enthusiastic team as it seeks to ...
  • Your opportunity to work on THE most exciting B2B exhibition within the Food and Drink Industry!

    This is an exciting to join the award winning Exhibitions department within William Reed as a Sales Executive. Your main responsibilities will be to work on Food & Drink Expo, which is the leading UK event for this sector and is a must attend event for companies looking to promote their products to the whole spectrum of the UK food & drink market.

    Buyers and decision makers across the industry, from grocery, wholesale, speciality retail, foodservice and manufacturing will converge to uncover the hottest trends, latest product launches and the industries vision for the future.

    These opportunities do not come along very often and we are looking for an individual with the right attitude, drive and determination to exceed personal revenues and work as an integral part of a team of hungry sales people.

  • This exciting new launch is Fresh Montgomery’s opportunity to deliver a truly immersive, transformational business event, using the well-established and trusted Independent Hotel Show brand. The objective is to create an event from scratch that completely challenges the traditional exhibition model, consulting extensively with the industry to ensure it meets their needs, whist delivering the content, exhibitors, partners and networking in innovative, exciting new formats.

    Independent Hotel Show Amsterdam will complement the existing Niche Portfolio and will be the first of many planned global brand extensions. This exciting and autonomous new role will offer the successful candidate the opportunity to e intrinsically involved in the curation, development and execution of this launch project at the point of inception, and will be instrumental in growing its success in Amsterdam and internationally down the line. The role will involve travel to Europe and the UK.

  • The Opportunity:

    A vacancy has arisen within Clarion Defence and Security limited for a Compliance and Verification Manager to work across the Defence and Security portfolio of exhibitions and conferences.

     

  • This is an exciting opportunity to join our expanding content to research and produce across the shows and conferences in the Gaming portfolio. The role will involve working on projects spanning the globe, and ensuring that we are delivering high quality content and speakers, whilst staying on the cutting edge of the gaming industry. Projects could include show such as ICE, GiGse (North America) Juegos Miami, JgC (Tokyo) and Sports Betting USA (NY).
  • A pioneering and entrepreneurial spirit runs through Fresh Montgomery and its events. 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, 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.

  • A position has become available at PUB19, the only dedicated show for the UK pub industry and if you are commercially minded and love pubs then this could be the perfect job for you.

    The role will require you to get fully immersed in the Pub industry, create relationships and open opportunities for pub trade suppliers to reach the publicans attending the show. The Niche portfolio at Fresh Montgomery creates the chance for the applicant to not only sell to the trade but become a part of the industry and creating lasting business relationships.

  • The Opportunity: We are searching for a Subscription Sales Executive, to maximize, grow and retain our subscription revenues. This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious Sales Executive to join t ...
  • The Opportunity: Owning the content strategy across the UK exhibition and conference business of the Defence & Security Portfolio at Clarion Events, the Head of Content will maintain an awareness of t ...
  • The Opportunity: A vacancy has arisen within Clarion Consumer for a Marketing Executive for The Baby Show series and the Baby To Toddler series. The Baby Show is the UK’s leading pregnancy and parenti ...
  • The Opportunity: Affiliate Summit has been running in the US for 14 years and now attracts 600 attendees from 70 countries. Its purpose is to provide educational sessions on the latest industry issues ...
  • The Opportunity: This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing portfolio of gaming sector events and conferences. We are looking for an experienced event marketer to be part of an exciting portfo ...
  • The Opportunity: An opportunity has arisen for an ambitious individual to join the Clarion Defence and Security Portfolio as a Sales Executive. The candidate will work with a highly dedicated team on ...
  • The Opportunity: We are seeking a highly motivated Marketing Executive to take on a new role created within the Imago and Qualifa group to effectively target the joint customer base across the two bus ...
  • The Opportunity: This is a Sales Executive role (or senior depending on experience) that is 100% sales focused. Security & Counter Terror Expo (SCTX) is an established event which will allow for the s ...
  • IFE is the UK’s largest & most important food and drink trade exhibition. Taking place every two years at London’s Excel, the event offers unrivalled opportunity for food and drink buyers from the retail, food service/hospitality, wholesale/distribution, import/export and manufacturing sectors, to discover new and innovative products from around the world.

    The show has a strong heritage, established 42 years ago and is revered across the world. Our aim is to ensure it remains the industry destination for innovation in food and drink.The role will have a dedicated focus on developing and growing revenues on 2 of the 12 show sections.

  • This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to work in one of the most exciting and fastest growing sectors in the world- LatAm and Caribbean Energy Sector.
    The EnergyNet team is made up of around 25 people who are all passionate about the work we do in a supportive and collaborative environment.
  • An excellent opportunity has arisen for a full-time permanent Exhibition Operations Manager with strong experience in the operational delivery of large scale exhibitions!  This new role has been introduced due to the acquisition of large scale exhibitions both in the UK and abroad.

  • Have you got bags of energy, determination and excellent organisational skills? We have an exciting opportunity for a marketing executive to join the award winning team at Automechanika Birmingham.  

  • Centaur is a leading business information, publishing and events group providing marketing and information solutions within high value professional & commercial markets.

    With industry leading brands, an impressive 35-year history and a relentless focus on our customers, people and in-house creativity, it’s an exciting time to join Centaur Media.

    Our values as a business are clearly defined: creative, ambitious, collaborative and expert. If that sounds like you, then we think you’ll fit right in!

    This position is on the Engineering Portfolio which includes Subcon, Advanced Manufacturing Show and The Engineer Expo.

  • Centaur is a leading business information, publishing and events group providing marketing and information solutions within high value professional and commercial market communities.

    With industry leading brands, an impressive 35-year history and a relentless focus on our customers, people and in-house creativity, it’s an exciting time to join Centaur Media.

    Our values as a business are clearly defined: creative, ambitious, collaborative and expert. If that sounds like you, then we think you’ll fit right in!

    This position is based across the Centaur Engineering Portfolio including Subcon, The Engineer Expo, Collaborate to Innovate and Advanced Manufacturing Show.

  • We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Senior Sales Executive to flourish in our company. We are looking for a bright, creative, efficient and highly organised individual to join the International Security Expo team, delivering International and UK sales. You will have a proven track record of exceeding targets and building rapport with potential and existing clients. Experience within exhibitions or the Security or Defence industry would be an advantage. The role offer opportunity to manage and grow a sales team in the future.

  • We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Senior Sales Executive to flourish in our company. We are looking for a bright, creative, efficient and highly organised individual to join the International Disaster Response Expo team, delivering International and UK sales. You will have a proven track record of exceeding targets and building rapport with potential and existing clients. Experience within exhibitions would be an advantage. The role offer opportunity to manage and grow a sales team in the future.

  • Angus Montgomery is looking for an individual to lead and drive their commercial activities across the company’s security portfolio in West and East Africa

    Securex West Africa and Securexpo East Africa are the market leading exhibitions in their respective regions. These events continue to build on the successful brand, Securex South Africa, which has been run by Specialised Exhibitions Montgomery for 30 years. Each event is annual with a large cross over of clients falling within the commercial, homeland and cyber security, and fire and occupational safety industries. 

  • Independent Hotel Show. A firm fixture in the calendar of independent hoteliers and industry professionals alike, the show presents a curated collection of over 300 innovative product and service providers from across the hotel supply chain. Together with expert insight from our Seminar Programme and multiple networking opportunities, the Independent Hotel Show is designed to satisfy the demands of hoteliers committed to improving their business.

    PUB19, the only dedicated show for the UK pub industry and is hosted at London’s Olympia each year, 2019 will be the fifth edition of the show. The show offers an invaluable opportunity to meet with suppliers, network with others to share ideas and inspiration, and to learn about the latest trends in across the pub sector; one of the most thriving and vibrant UK industries.  

  • The Opportunity: We are looking for an experienced Marketing Manager to lead the marketing department of a series of defence events within the D&S portfolio. They will help to develop the marketing st ...
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  • "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
    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
    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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