Overview

Founded in 1856, Burberry today remains quintessentially British, with outerwear at its core.  Digital luxury positioning and intensive focus on design innovation, quality and heritage icons ensure continued brand purity and relevance globally across genders and generations. Burberry believes that in order to be a great brand it must also be a great company and constantly leverages the energy of its compassionate and creative thinking culture to continually innovate and drive the brand forward. Headquartered in London, Burberry is a design, marketing and retail led business with a global reputation for innovative product design, digital marketing initiatives and dynamic retail strategies.

PURPOSE:

This role will be working closely with the Director of Events and Partnerships, managing all global events progammes with regional and corporate teams.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Lead and manage the execution of in-store and off-site events, to include new store openings, special events, seasonal or product launch events, other customer or image/PR events, and corporate events
  • Lead seasonal guideline generation for regional implementation
  • Lead strategic timeline planning to ensure global teams working in correct timeline
  • Manage reporting across multiple global event initiatives
  • Work closely with regional event leads to ensure all planning is in line with global guidelines
  • Manage the cross functional briefing process across multiple departments
  • Manage logistics, planning, and execution of events for the Beauty division
  • Manage collateral briefs ensuring timely delivery of assets to global teams
  • Managing and supporting teams on-site at events in various roles
  • Build key relationships through the company to facilitate information gathering/collation for events projects such as show lists
  • Seek out new events opportunities via research and industry knowledge

 

PERSONAL PROFILE:

  • Able to manage complex budgets
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
  • Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word, Powerpoint, Access, Keynote, Fashion GPS preferable
  • Strong organisational skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Team player
  • Positive attitude, enthusiasm and drive for results
  • Able to work well under pressure and meet multiple deadlines
  • Able to multi-task
  • Strategic and forward thinking
  • Creative and resourceful
  • Event organization experience
  • Strong knowledge of London, venue, social scene and contacts within this area

 

Burberry is an Equal Opportunities Employer and as such, treats all applications equally and recruits purely on the basis of skills and experience.

Tagged as: London, UK