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: 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 ...
  • Job Purpose:

    • To produce well organised, cost effective exhibitions.
    • Provide support to the Group Operations Director.
    • Can communicate professionally and efficiently
    • Work with selected contractors to ensure smooth delivery of the events.
    • Manage and develop best practice throughout the operations team to support the show teams across the DMG shows in all appointed territories.
    • Ensuring high levels of customer satisfaction, achievement of deadlines and strict budget control
  • Event Manager

    by: Ross Carter Montgomery Ltd

    A pioneering and entrepreneurial spirit is the lifeblood that runs through Fresh Montgomery. Our live events are stimulating and varied, and we pride ourselves on our innovation, openness, family heritage, global experience and ability to deliver market-leading results. Based in central London, our culture is founded on an environment that centres on delivering great experiences for customers and employees alike. Taking pride in the quality of our work, loving what we do and staying focussed is what makes us so successful.

  • The Opportunity: Manage, lead and develop the gaming operations team members and to ensure operational excellence is delivered for all conferences and exhibitions within the Gaming portfolio. Key Resp ...
  • Reporting to the Exhibition Credit Manager, the post holder is required to maximize cash flow potential by prompt collection of stage payments and ensure all debts are collected before any event opens.

  • The Opportunity: Due to an exciting period of growth we have a fantastic opportunity for a Trainee Recruitment Resourcer to join our expanding team. Clarion is one of the world’s leading event organiz ...
  • We are looking for a skilled Managing Editor with experience in the Power and Energy sector to provide expert content and oversee our company’s editorial team.  You will be required to supervise writers, editors and supporting editorial staff, as well as write relevant content for our Metering and Smart Energy publications, seeing it all through to publication.

  • The Opportunity: The IT Services Coordinator supports the IT department within Clarion Events including assisting with the day to day administration of the IT Operations, creation and enforcement of i ...
  • The Opportunity: An opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated and creative Marketing Executive to join the World Refining Association. The successful candidate will be responsible for planning and ...
  • The Opportunity: Clarion Defence & Security organises sector leading events that enable government officials, industry leaders and technical experts to share ideas, develop partnerships, conduct busin ...
  • The Opportunity: Clarion Gaming is looking for a Brand Director to lead a Product / Brand Marketing team, responsible for creating and managing the marketing strategies and plans for each product in t ...
  • The Opportunity: We are looking for an Events Executive to join our World Refining Association (WRA) team. The role will be to support the Operations, Production and Marketing functions in the plannin ...
  • The Opportunity: We are seeking a highly motivated Sponsorship and Exhibition Sales Manager with a passion for selling to new prospects and managing key client accounts. This senior level opportunity ...
  • Phacilitate are recruiting for a Conference Producer to work alongside the Event Manager to research and develop commercially successful events in the advanced therapies space.

  • A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Senior Sales Executive to work on the Home sector within Top Drawer. The Home sector is the UK’s leading destination for design led homeware and interior accessories.

  • 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 as a Conference Producer.

  • The Opportunity A vacancy has arisen within the Operations team for a Senior Operations Manager to work on the Gaming Portfolio; working on large scale exhibitions and conferences whilst managing a te ...
  • The Opportunity: Clarion Defence & Security organises sector leading events that enable government officials, industry leaders and technical experts to share ideas, develop partnerships, conduct busin ...
  • The Opportunity: To join Clarion’s successful Defence & Security sales team; specifically driving revenues from UK companies into Clarion Defence’s overseas Exhibitions, creating successful UK Pavilio ...
  • Upper Street Events are offering an exciting opportunity for a Sales Executive to work across the successful Country Living Magazine Fairs.

20 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
    Digital & Data Director, dmg events




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