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Events Account Manager

Remuneration:Basic salary 
Location:Johannesburg, Longmeadow
Company:Pical (Pty) Ltd

Pical wants you!

Pical is based in Modderfontein and is looking for an experienced Events Account Manager. We are offering a CTC package ranging between R10,000 to R14,000. All successful candidates will be required to sign a three-month fixed term contract that can be made permanent based on the candidates performance and the meeting of minimum set targets.

The Events Account Manager is responsible for managing all internal and external communications for the company’s clients ensuring its messages are consistent with the marketing strategy implemented. The full responsibility of all our client’s gifting and promo requirements. The position reports directly to the Senior Brand Strategist.

Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities

  1. Responsible for the full control of ordering the company’s client’s gifting and promo requirements and the distribution of such items.
  2. Overseeing the annual gifting and promo budget and ensuring its use is fully maximised.

  1. Coordinate details of company events such as conferences, charity events, trade shows, sales meetings, business meetings, employee appreciation events and virtual events.
  2. Train, and educate staff on proper event procedures.
  3. Calculate budgets and adjust when necessary.
  4. Book venues and negotiate fees.
  5. Prepare invitations and send out at appropriate time.
  6. Hire bartenders and wait staff.
  7. Work with guest of honor to ensure all requests are met.
  8. Drive attendance to the event.
  9. Promote the event using flyers, cold calling, and social media as examples of ways to spark attention.
  10. Analyze event performance and prepare metrics presentation.
  11. Define company brand through events.
  12. Ensure staff is adequately prepared for event.
  13. Pay vendors for their participation in the event.
  14. Provide receipts if needed.
  15. Ensure day of event goes smoothly.
  16. Set up booths, flowers, decorations, and other event decor.
  17. Plan menus, order food, and hire chefs or caterers.
  18. Sample food, including main dishes and desserts.
  19. Give final approval for items such as music and menus.
  20. Live and breathe our core values.

 Professional and Technical Skills   
  1. Previous experience in a similar role would be a strong advantage.
  2. Highly articulate individual with excellent written communications and presentation skills are essential.
  3. Bachelor’s degree in marketing/communications or equivalent would also be an advantage.
  4. A proven ability to lead communications strategies in other organisations.
  5. Solid experience in administrative functions
  6. Excellent time management skills and ability to multi-task and prioritize work
  7. Attention to detail and problem solving skills
  8. Strong organizational and planning skills
  9. Proficiency in MS Office
  10. SA citizenship or SA permanent residency essential

For more information about Pical, our team, our values and what we do visit our website: or social media platforms. Send your CV to Pical will contact successful candidates for an interview.

Posted on 22 Feb 08:46

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