• Anita B
  • Event Manager
  • Last/current workplace: Arrow on Swanston
  • 34 years old from Melbourne, VIC

Introduction

A well-presented, highly personable and efficient events manager with an ability to Work independently in a changing and multi-tasking environment with numerous and Competing deadlines. Focus and an active commitment to continuous improvement and quality standards. Excellent communication skills and comfortable working in a fast paced, hands-on, growth orientated work environment. Currently looking for an Event managerial position that offers variety and the opportunity to Develop both personally and professionally.

Employment History

  • Arrow on Swanston

    • Sep 2014 - Current
    Sep 2014-current date Events Executive/HR Consultant (Arrow on Swanston) Responsible for revenue generation and also encouraging repeat business. Working closely with contractors. Developing, Implementing and managing events. Organising conventions, conferences, exams, and corporate events Managing all banqueting processes and procedures. Liaising with clients at a high level. Overseeing procurement of catering, audiovisual, security & rental needs. Managing relationships with stakeholders. Preparing delegate packs and promotional material. Maintaining a calendar of events for effective long term planning & management. Supervising & coordinate the activities of personnel, subcontractors & vendors Budgeting for the Events department Strategic Sales & Marketing for the Events Department
  • The University of Buckingham, UK

    • Aug 2011 - Nov 2011
    Aug11-Nov 11 Accommodation Assistant, (The University of Buckingham, UK)
  • Post Visit

    • Sep 2006 - Sep 2007
    Sep 06-Sep 07 Post Visit administration that includes putting together profiles of university accommodation and letting agencies working with the university, booking templates etc Arranging student placement in university's private rentals. Assisting the accommodations Team in placing students in on campus accommodation Handling all maintenance issues Schedule and arrange students moving. Drawing up booking confirmations and invoices for all parties when a student is placed in university accommodation Handling all queries and complaints, whether from student, or land lords in order to resolve disputes wherever possible Customs Administrator (DHL Express Iran) Overseeing and scrutinizing all import and customs documentation Monitoring and tracing shipments to ensure on time delivery. Certifying inventory certificates, certifying copy of original customs papers. General adminstrative and customer service duties.

Skills

  • Event Work
  • Event Management
  • Staff Management and Supervising
  • Marketing
  • Other

Certificates

  • Diploma of Events

Education History

  • The University of Buckingham

    • Ended Feb 2011
    FEB 2011 Postgraduate Diploma Management, CQU Melbourne Campus, AU Bsc(Hons) Bachelor of Science Business Management, The University of Buckingham, UK