Job description:

Core-Asset Consulting's client, an Investment Manager in Edinburgh, has an opportunity for a Events Manager to join its business on a permanent basis.

This role will require someone ideally from a Corporate or Financial background, who has extensive (ideally 10 years plus) experience within Event Management.

You will assist with the delivery of the annual events programme with particular emphasis on the effective implementation of high quality events for institutional clients.

Where necessary, the role holder will also be required to help out with intermediary, individual clients and staff events.


  • Extensive experience in financial/corporate events management

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills; able to communicate effectively at all levels

  • Ability to work to deadlines whilst maintaining high quality output

  • Excellent time management and organisational skills with the ability to multi-task and reprioritise workloads when necessary

  • Self-starter able to work on own initiative whilst having a proactive and flexible approach to working as part of a team

  • High degree of accuracy and attention to detail

  • Proficient in MS Office to advanced level

Core responsibilities:

  • Organise, plan and manage activities for institutional clients, including successfully managing activities for product groups and any potential overseas events; sourcing interesting venues for, and organisation of ‘mini events'

  • Develop and maintain strong relationships and good communication with Client Contacts, internal teams and departments such as Marketing, Creative Multi-Media and Facilities Management

  • Contribute ideas and proposals on all events activities

  • Respond to direction/feedback received from colleagues/attendees regarding delivery of events

  • Work with Events team colleagues to gain an understanding of each other's roles, to support each other at peak times.

  • Work on ad-hoc Events projects as and when required

  • This role will require some evening and weekend work, domestic and international travel


  • Competitive salary

  • Discretionary bonus

  • Generous pension scheme

Job reference: 8974

To apply for this vacancy applicants must be eligible to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006.

Core-Asset Consulting offers specialist recruitment services to asset management, accounting & finance, asset servicing, legal and the wider financial services sector in Scotland.

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