Events Manager

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What we do. Electric Car Leasing

Why we do it. Greener. Fairer. Future.

We’re expanding our Electric Vehicle Growth Team in London! We're looking for an Activation Events Manager, who will be looking after our electric vehicle roadshow events calendar across the UK. 

You will be the face and the voice of Octopus Electric Vehicles, bringing together our EV Specialists and customers, as well as working on incredible discovery days and drive days for potential customers. 

A genuine passion for customer experience and sustainability is a must, with a strong understanding of the process and importance of customer service and teamwork.What you'll do Coordinate a wide range of events including test drive events, discovery days and corporate and industry welcome days.Work with the team to ensure everything is in place and everyone is fully briefedLiaise with our Account Management team, and organise a jam packed calendar of events for our teams to demonstrate the benefits of going green and driving an EVFind great venues and agree competitive rates to host our events Coordinate all marketing activity in the run up to and across our roadshow events Manage all logistics to ensure the cars, team, marketing materials and events equipment are at the event on time and on budgetEnsure the events run like a dreamWhat you'll needHigh energy, professionalism and excellent interpersonal skills Strong organisational skills with a flare for solving problems in innovative projects A passion for excellent customer experience  Experience in project management and/or event management/roadshow team would be extremely beneficialA proven track record of taking initiative and delivering projectsWhy else you'll love it hereWondering what the salary for this role is? Just ask us! On a call with one of our recruiters it's something we always cover as we genuinely want to match your experience with the correct salary. The reason why we don't advertise is because we honestly have a degree of flexibility and would never want salary to be a reason why someone doesn't apply to Octopus - what's more important to us is finding the right octofit!Octopus Energy is a unique culture. An organisation where people learn, decide, and build quicker. Where people work with autonomy, alongside a wide range of amazing co-owners, on projects that break new ground. We want your hard work to be rewarded with perks you actually care about!What do you get? Click hereIf this sounds like you then we'd love to hear from you.

Studies have shown that some groups of people, like women, are less likely to apply to a role unless they meet 100% of the job requirements. Whoever you are, if you like one of our jobs, we encourage you to apply as you might just be the candidate we hire. Across Octopus, we're looking for genuinely decent people who are honest and empathetic. Our people are our strongest asset and the unique skills and perspectives people bring to the team are the driving force of our success. As an equal opportunity employer, we do not discriminate on the basis of any protected attribute. Our commitment is to provide equal opportunities, an inclusive work environment, and fairness for everyone.

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