A Career In Event Management

If you’re pursuing a career in event management Manchester is home to some of the UK’s leading companies. But what exactly does it take to work in this field? You will need to have a BA in a related subject such as event management, public relations, hospitality or journalism, and ideally a Master’s degree. Volunteering at different events or functions at college or school can provide a taste of the work. Event managers work in an exciting, fast paced and challenging industry in which no two days are alike. You would be responsible for planning trade fairs, conventions, meetings and other events, and the job can cover a range of aspects such as booking the venue, managing staff and ensuring a smooth event. You’ll need to be well organized, creative, outgoing, able to communicate clearly, with excellent networking skills, and able to address last minute delays and problems.