Events Manager - Project Focus

Events Manager - Project Focus

Closing Date
Fri, 22nd July 2022
Position Type
Full Time

At Cliftons, we’re more than just venues for corporate events and training. We’re the one-stop provider for all things collaboration. Whether face-to-face in our contemporary venues, virtually via our seamless event technologies or a hybrid of the two, we deliver remarkable corporate event experiences. With the latest technologies, fast internet, incredible venue services and inspiring hospitality, we make seamless global event delivery effortless.

The Role

You will partner with our clients, providing them with a comprehensive end-to-end events solution.  This involves leveraging your events expertise to translate client’s requirements into tangible event solutions and managing the delivery of the project through to post-event follow up.  Your knowledge of virtual and hybrid events will be complemented by the support of the Event Services team and broader Operations team to provide a solid platform for success.

Key Accountabilities:

Stakeholder management – ongoing communications with the client’s team, venues and internal stakeholders to deliver to the client’s expectations

Obtain & verify all event project requirements from our clients and provide the best solution tailored to their needs

Oversee the input and management of requirements into our CRM system with support from the Central Bookings Team

Develop the client-specific EventsAIR project including websites, apps, run sheets and event management tools.

Source and manage the resources to deliver these events at Cliftons and non-Cliftons sites – venues, technicians, equipment etc

Ensure technicians are adequately briefed based on client specifications

Finalisation of events and accurate invoicing


Prioritizing projects based on complexity

Skills and Experience:

Previous experience as a corporate events planner, events project manager or conference planner / manager gained in an PCO, venue, event agency or association environment

Demonstrated experience project managing events including equipment logistics, room setup, budget management and a wealth of best practice

Exceptional written and verbal communication skills, with a strong focus on customer service

Good technical understanding of current streaming and virtual technologies for events delivery

Solid financial and resource management skills, including gathering and interpreting data for problem solving and decision making

Solid understanding and demonstration of quality management principles.

Proven ability to delegate to a delivery team of diverse individuals preferably across multiple sites

Why join us?

We are a progressive company that welcomes input from our team at all levels.

Our 350 team members are the key ingredient in creating our inclusive workplace and remarkable experiences for our customers and each other. We do this through our FLIPIT values – Fun, Leadership, Integrity, Passion, Innovation, Teamwork. 

Benefits of working here include work flexibility, an approachable & super-friendly management team, regular celebrations and company events, ongoing learning, and the opportunity for career growth.


If this sounds like you, and you're ready for the challenge of being part of a new team delivering remarkable event experiences, please apply now including your CV + a cover letter outlining why you are a great fit for this position.

Applicants must have the right to work in Australia. 

The safety and wellbeing of our people is a priority for us which is why Cliftons has introduced a requirement for all team members to be vaccinated against COVID-19.