Event Manager

Event Manager

Lateral Event Management
Closing Date
Fri, 26th November 2021
Position Type
Full Time

We are seeking an experienced and professional Event Manager to work within a dynamic team, delivering an extraordinary portfolio of events. From premium money-can’t-buy experiences to business events, theatre shows to major sports events, a day at Lateral is anything buy boring. The role is based at our Martin Place, Sydney offices.

The successful candidate must have at least three years' experience managing premium events, a proven track record in project planning, budget management and the ability to work across a diverse portfolio of events. The Event Manager will be working within a dynamic team, reporting to the General Manager.

Working as a member of the premium events team, you will manage a series of exciting premium corporate events from end to end. You will work closely with the Event Producers, Event Managers and Coordinators to manage deadlines, budgets and the event delivery.

Key responsibilities will include:

Holistic management of key corporate events, end to end

Management of event production, deadlines and budgets

Developing and maintaining relationships with key clients and suppliers

Negotiating supplier contracts and ensuring fulfilment

Hosting and supporting key talent for various events

Contributing to the creative development of premium event programs 


To be successful you must have:

A minimum of 3 years previous Event Management experience 

Experience working in premium events and with luxury brands would be well regarded

Extensive knowledge of the luxury brand space and premium dining scene would be well regarded

Experience working in business to consumer events 

Excellent attention to detail

A passion for organising events and flexibility to run on tight deadlines

Positive "can do" attitude and able to work closely with different teams

Be able to work autonomously when required

Excellent written, communication and time management skills


Salary will be commensurate with experience. Travel will be required as well as the ability and willingness to work out-of-standard hours from time to time.

Please forward your CV and cover letter to hr@lateralevents.com if you are interested in applying for this role. Applications close on Friday, 26 November 2021 or if a suitable candidate is found earlier.



Megan Peters


0410 486 182