Job offer from Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Senior Event Manager Corporate Events

Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA)Zürich
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  • Zürich
  • Small and medium-sized enterprises
  • Unlimited employment, 100%
  • Position with responsibilities

Senior Event Manager Corporate Events

Your Duties
Responsibility and overall organisation for event activities during FIFA corporate events (congress, meetings, banquets, media activities and football tournaments)
Responsibility for the coordination of all suppliers
Responsibility for cost management and budget control
Provide regular information to all partners involved in the project (internal and external) and assure a clear communication with the member associations
Respect deadlines in accordance with the internal regulations/statutes
Draw up overall and detailed budgets, continuous budget control and prepare a total final account
Plan and perform inspections and draft corresponding reports containing measures, as well as monitor the implementation of these measures
Stage the corporate events and assist with the continuous further development of FIFA corporate events (innovation, new techniques, processes)
Write and prepare comprehensive debriefings and final reports
Prepare the necessary contractual basis in cooperation with the FIFA Legal Division and monitor the compliance of these contracts
Production of a final debrief report including identification of possible improvements
Our Requirements
Commercial qualification in marketing or event management
Several years' experience in event and/or project management
At least five years project lead experience in an internal event agency
Extremely good organisational skills and high quality standards Very good language skills in German and English; good French and Spanish an advantage
Good MS Office skills and experience using event management tools
Ability to think and act in a structured and conceptual manner
A quality-oriented person with excellent communication skills who works well under pressure
Enjoyment of sport and general interest in football
A team player with good social skills
Structured approach and ability to grasp abstract concepts
General interest in sport and footbal
Does this position appeal to you? If you have the required qualifications and would like to work in an international environment, please upload your complete application via the link below:
Fédération Internationale de Football Association, FIFA-Strasse 20, 8044 Zürich
Pietro Volpe, Recruiting Specialist
Only direct applications via the online application form can be considered.

Closing date: 24 January 2017