Extreme Adventure is recruiting Event Managers!

Extreme Adventure is looking to recruit experienced Event Managers to help us run our busy schedule of summer events: This includes our mass-participation events programme, including Bubble Rush and KAPOW! Superhero Challenge, and a varied range of corporate events.

We are a fast-growing company with an expanding events portfolio. We need people who aren’t afraid of early mornings and spending lots of time in the British summer weather; who are happy to be hands-on and able to tackle whatever the day throws at them. You must have an eye for detail and excellent inter-personal skills.

The Company is based near Chester, but as we run events throughout the UK extensive travel around the UK is part of the job.  As is working most weekends (April to October) and Bank Holidays.

We are initially looking for people to join us on a 6 month contract, starting in April or May 2019; however there may be opportunities for permanent roles in future, as we continue to build our portfolio of events.

Interested?  Please send us your CV and a covering letter, to include your salary expectations, by email to info@extreme-adventure.co.uk

Responsibilities will include:

  • Operational planning and on-site management of outdoor events
  • Working as part of a team, and taking direct responsibility for some or all aspects of the event/activity.
  • Health and safety of staff and the general public
  • Safe operation of the equipment from set up to break down.
  • Pre-event equipment checks, loading of kit etc.
  • On-site set up, build and pre-event checks
  • Ensuring all documentation is in order and completed as required by the client and the company.
  • Liaison with venue staff, customers and event participants before, during and after event day
  • Driving company vehicles to/from the venue.

A clean UK Driving Licence.

Desirable skills/experience:
Previous experience in outdoor/sports events management.
Trailer Licence
First Aid qualification

The role will involve extensive travel throughout the UK and weekend/bank holiday work.