First listed on: 15 July 2018

Event Project Manager


We are looking at expanding our team of EVENT MANAGERS - if you have the skills, experience and passion to work in our unique sports and entertainment precinct, we want to hear from you!

Immediate and future opportunities exist to join our team of Event Managers.

Attracting and developing the best Event Managers is integral to achieving our vision - A thriving precinct, committed to excellence - every event, every person, every time.

Our Event Managers are responsible for the seamless planning and delivery of events across our venues (including AAMI Park, Hisense Arena, Rod Laver Arena, and Margaret Court Arena), with a focus on delivering exceptional customer service to our clients and their guests.

The Event Manager works within a dynamic environment delivering operational excellence. Responsibilities include event planning, risk management, customer satisfaction, safety and security, venue presentation, post event reporting and leadership of our event delivery workforce at events.

In this role, you will be building relationships with some of Australia’s elite sporting organisations such as Melbourne Victory, Melbourne United, Gymnastics Australia, Cycling Victoria, and some of the top music, comedy and family entertainment promoters in the country. You will use data, analysis and feedback to gain a deep understanding of our clients and guests to continuously improve the service delivered by us and our business partners.

Attributes and experience you will need to be successful in this role include:
  1. A solution focused innovative and creative thinker;
  2. Someone who is highly driven to understand customers needs and deliver results;
  3. A constructive, collaborative and motivational leader who strives for excellence;
  4. Sound understanding and experience of event management planning and delivery;
  5. Proven operational experience leading teams in a service related industry (we are interested in hearing from people with experience in the Venue and Event Industry as well as Tourism, Hospitality, Gaming and Retail).
As a team member at M&OP you will work for an organisation where achievement is recognised, you are provided with opportunities to grow and work within a collaborative, supportive and fun environment and contribute to the successful delivery of a diverse range of events across our precinct.

…and who are we?

Melbourne & Olympic Parks is the heart of sport and entertainment in Australia! We are proud to host an extensive range of events, most notably the Australian Open along with high profile music and entertainment events, such as Foo Fighters, Lady Gaga, Beyonce, The Rolling Stones and Disney on Ice. We strive to deliver world-class experiences for our clients through our venues and facilities at Rod Laver Arena, AAMI Park, Hisense Arena and Margaret Court Arena.

Applications Close 27 July 2018

Please note successful applicants will be required to undertake a Police Check and M&OP may withdraw an employment offer in the event of an unsatisfactory Police Check Certificate.

Please note M&OP operates a direct sourcing model so we ask that agencies do not get in touch regarding this vacancy.

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