Events Manager
Frog Education | Halifax, West Yorkshire

What it's all about...

Established over 18 years ago, Frog provides a multi-award winning school learning platform, progress tracking and assessment system used by over 12 million people worldwide. Frog’s vision is ‘ to teach every child as if they are the only child in the classroom ’ empowering their learning journeys through our powerful and fully integrated technology to improve the learning lives of students on a daily basis.

Set in historic Dean Clough Mills, our office is always buzzing and full of friendly faces. When there are challenges, we overcome them together. When there are successes, we all share in them. You’ll find everyone involved with Frog is passionate about what we do. No day is the same within this fast-paced environment.

What are we looking for?

Frog is looking for an outgoing, friendly and well organised Events Manager who will be responsible for the delivery of all local and national events. 

Working for the Sales and Marketing Campaign Manager you will help identify the most effective UK and international events to be associated with, to reach our target audience.


The role will be based at Frog's head office in Halifax, West Yorkshire.

Responsibilities

 

You will be directly responsible for the promotion and delivery of all local events, continually developing Frog’s local presence to get more value for money and more quality leads.

Overview of responsibilities:
 

  • Responsible for the planning and logistics of all local, national and international events. Including the BETT Show and Frog Conference

  • Using negotiation skills the post holder should get the best value for money on all venue and group bookings - making use of free venue finding agencies where necessary

  • Onsite delivery and managing of specific events.

  • Create and continuously develop local events to support the sales team in their area – working with the partners manager to promote new opportunities

  • Deliver all local events, including all associated promotion to ensure all events hit agreed attendance target

  • Creating momentum and driving people to events

  • Ensure all event activity is recorded in the CRM system and all event leads are uploaded within 2 days of the event

  • Support the Chief Customer Officer and Sales and Campaign Manager on PR activities and administration when necessary

  • Liaise and develop relationships with external organisers, speakers, venues and internal staff as appropriate

 

Skills Required

 

This is a dynamic role with competing priorities and requires exceptional organisation skills and a calm friendly manner.

 

Key skills required as part of this role:
 

  • You’re a brilliant communicator
  • You have excellent verbal and written skills and listen carefully to those around you
  • You keep on top of your admin
  • You’re a team player
  • You build meaningful relationships with your colleagues and can bring people together to get a job done

 

 

What you get...

  • You get to make a difference!
    Our vision is to teach every child as if they’re the only child in the classroom and our technology is already improving the learning lives of millions of students around the world.
     
  • A friendly, flexible environment where people are happy to help and support you in your role.
     
  • A challenging role you can make your own where no two days are the same.
     
  • Health care cash plan, discounts scheme and 25 days holiday (rising with years of service); contributory pension scheme and life assurance.
     
  • Healthy snacks weekly

Frog's full Employee benefits can be seen on our Careers page...

Apply now...

To apply for the Events Manager role please send us your CV:

Email: careers@frogeducation.com