Director, Events & PR
Do you have what it takes to deliver world class execution of global events, and do you want to be part of a creative and inspiring FinTech company? Then this might be the role for you.
Banking Circle is a truly international and vibrant company with more than 500 skilled and dedicated employees worldwide. We are a differentiator in the market who provides the stability of a Bank and the flexibility of a Fintech, in order to deliver a payments solution to our clients as we continue transforming the Banking and Payments industry for the new economy.
About the role
We are looking to hire a skilled Events & PR Director to join our commercial team in London, reporting to our Chief Revenue Officer. In this role you will get the chance to drive all events for Banking Circle globally. Therefore, travelling to our global offices depending on where events are held should be expected.
You will handle onsite and offsite events, from organization of logistics to coordination with facilities to arrange a seamless delivery of audio and visual, event branding, decor, staffing, talent, entertainment, catering, security, entertainment, and transportation. You will be a genuine advisor, you provide consultative ‘one stop shop’ planning support for sales & other stakeholders to ensure exemplary event experience.
What you will be doing
- Ensure solid communication, liaison and coordination with internal stakeholders
- Develop and execute a strategic marketing event plan to enhance event success
- Manage external event and PR agencies across three continents
- Ensure events runs smoothly and resolve any problems that might occur
- Define event’s KPI’s with our CRO and Head of Sales
- Analyse event impact and prepare post-event reports on agreed KPI’s
- Understand our brand, propositions, and target audiences to ensure relevant, engaging events and on-brand messaging
- Be creative and think outside the norm – find new and exciting ways in getting our brand out there with unique client experiences
What we are looking for
To be the right candidate for this position, we expect you to have a demonstrated capability from a similar role where you have a minimum of 5-10 years of experience. Experience in the Payment, FinTech or Banking Industry will be an advantage. Furthermore, we expect you to have an educational background within a suitable field such as PR, marketing, hospitality management or similar.
You have a solid track record of designing, owning, and executing events across borders successfully, and you are used to working with KPI’s and marketing techniques for event management. Preferably, you have also been responsible for managing PR agencies.
As a person you are an exceptional team player with a dynamic and open mindset, and you enjoy interacting with your colleagues and stakeholders. You have strong organisational and project management skills that enable you to be both flexible, and to deliver against tight deadlines. You are able to demonstrate your strong analytical and problem-solving skills, and you can identify ways to improve efficiency.
As Banking Circle is an international company it´s a requirement, that you are fluent in English.
What we offer you
We offer a hybrid work model for our employees to allow for flexibility and productivity. However, we do expect you to spend most of your time in the office to build community and efficiency in the team. Furthermore, we offer a competitive salary and a generous benefit package, opportunities for continuous learning, development, and a dynamic and collaborative culture that values personal initiative and professional achievements.
Would you like to join us?
We will be conducting interviews continuously; therefore, we urge interested candidates to apply online as soon as possible. Please note that we do not accept applications by email. If you have questions do not hesitate to contact Katja Linnea Serritzlew, Global Recruitment Partner on email@example.com. No agencies, please.
Who we are
Banking Circle is a fully licensed next generation Payments Bank that is designed to meet the global banking and payments needs of Payments businesses, Banks, and Marketplaces. Through our API, we deliver fast, low-cost global payments and banking services by connecting to the world’s clearing systems – enabling our clients to move liquidity in real-time for all major currencies securely and compliantly. To learn more about Banking Circle, visit us at www.bankingcircle.com
We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, age, religion, sexual orientation, national origin or any other characteristic protected under federal, state or local laws, regulations and ordinances.