Security Events Manager

Security Events Manager

Job Title: Security Events Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 882274_1543499023
Contact Name: John Reader
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 29, 2018 13:43

Job Description

The Vacancy:

A leading global name in the provision of Security (mainly Manned Guarding + Systems) are seeking an experienced Security Events Manager, in London, to ensure that events are managed smoothly successfully.

It is essential that you have a strong security man management / operational experience, with the ability to build relationships and develop a strong team around you.

What are they asking for?

  • Previous Events management experience (this could include Football Stadium, Entertainment Arenas or Outdoor Festivals)
  • Knowledge of events legislation, liquor licences and associated individual licensing
  • Health and Safety experience, ideally you will be IOSH, COSHH or NEBOSH qualified
  • Financial Management Profit & Loss / budgetary experience
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Solution and problem solving skills
  • A valid SIA licence

What are they offering?

  • £35,000 - £40,000 per annum
  • Car / Car Allowance
  • A strong and supportive management team


  • Oversee exhibitions, fairs, festivals, conferences, promotions and product launches and fund raising and social events
  • Take ownership of events, from conception to completion
  • Co-ordinate event security and technical support
  • Liaise with third party suppliers to ensure customers' needs are met
  • Manage the financial aspects of events
  • Please note that this role is based in Central London, but you may be asked to co-ordinate / manage events throughout the country and therefore the successful candidate must be open and flexible to both travel and working hours, which may include working occasional evenings and weekends.


Key Words: Exhibitions and Events Manager, Events Manager, Festival Manager, Events Supervisor, Exhibition Manager, Senior Events Coordinator, Event Management


Palmer McCarthy is a specialist recruiter to the Security, Facilities and Property Management and Logistics sectors and acts as an agency on behalf of their client re this vacancy.