Events Coordinator recruitment agency listing
An events coordinator is hired to bring together and coordinate all the elements of an event such as a wedding, a music festival or a sports event. Managing personnel, equipment, permits and liaising with the client are all key aspects of this job.
Listed on this page are UK recruitment agencies that have knowledge and experience in pairing suitable candidates to events coordinator roles across the nation.
Personal qualities for this type of job include excellent communication and organisational skills, and a passion for all kinds of events.
Roles in this area are open to diplomates and graduates of any subject, but those with related qualifications such as event management/coordination, leisure and tourism, marketing and hotel or catering management are more likely to be considered.
Other specific qualifications include: Level 2 Certificate in Event Planning, Level 2 Award in Event Planning and Level 3 Certificate in the Principles of Event Management.
Experience is also very beneficial. Volunteering to help in local events and applying for steward roles at concerts and public events will help, as will gaining work experience in event management firms, from which point it may be possible to work up to roles with more responsibility.
Salaries range from £19,000 - £25,000.