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Events Melbourne stage and support a diverse range of quality events and festivals that ensure visitors and locals celebrate our community and understand our cultural diversity and help to position Melbourne as the world's most liveable city.
How this position will Make the Difference to City of Melbourne…
Reporting into the Premier Event Manager, your responsibilities as the Events Officer will be for providing high level event coordination and delivering components of the events across the Events Melbourne Branch. This will involve assisting with event programming, operations, production, event delivery, financial monitoring, internal and external stakeholders management and liaising with Council. You will also have the opportunity to have provisional input into marketing and communications related to the events you are working on.
You will be a part of the wider Premier Event team who are focused on delivering a range of events and programs for the City Of Melbourne such as Melbourne Music Week, New Year’s Eve, Firelight Festival, Moomba, Melbourne Fashion Week, plus a number of Melbourne Celebrations events. As the Event Officer will have an amazing opportunity to demonstrate your proven skills and experience with the opportunity to work on two or more events during the course of a year alongside an ambitious, focused and engaging premier events team.
Our ideal candidate will have strong experience in assisting and coordinating large-scale public programs or events; you will be creative yet able to work within large complex organisational frameworks, you will be well organised and detail-focussed, and have excellent written and verbal communication skills. You will be passionate about events and festivals and across the trends of interstate and international events. Experience in delivering music events and an understanding of Melbourne’s music industry is ideal.
You can bring… (Selection criteria)
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How to apply…
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