Oliver Wyman - Senior Events Associate - Dubai

Oliver Wyman - Senior Events Associate - Dubai

Marsh McLennan
3-6 years
Not Specified

Job Description

Oliver Wyman is a global leader in management consulting. With offices in 60+ cities across nearly 30 countries, Oliver Wyman combines deep industry knowledge with specialized expertise in strategy, operations, risk management, and organization transformation.
Oliver Wyman is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies -
We are currently looking for an Senior Events Associate with B2B / corporate events experience to join our team in Dubai
The Opportunity:
Oliver Wyman is looking for an Events Planner to lead events (client and internal) in the IMEA region. This role is based in Dubai and will be responsible for developing strategic events plans to deepen engagement across the IMEA community and support business objectives.
The Events Planner will share responsibilities between managing events for the Dubai market, and play a critical junior coordinator role in supporting the delivery of OE / 8works collaborative engagements.
Key Responsibilities as Events Planner will be:

  • IMEA Events - Managing the schedule of events (virtual and in-person) in the region through working with wider teams and committees including Marketing, Talent Management and Practices on key meetings and events as required.

  • Event Design and Production - Preparing creative event concepts and coordinating logistics, including venue sourcing, accommodation and travel, invitation and registration, event communication, F&B and event, in collaboration with wider internal teams such as IT and Design.

  • Delivery Support - Resourcing of specialist contractors, venue liaison, and managing contractor accommodation and travel on 8work events.

  • Supplier Management - Building and managing local supplier/contactor network across multiple services from proposal stage through to contract negotiation. Monitor service levels and manage kit inventory.

  • Working with the wider Global Events Team on projects and flagship firm events (virtual and face to face events) such as the Global Partner Meeting.

Who we are looking for -

  • You'll have a minimum of 3+ years of B2B corporate event planning experience in the MEA region

  • High proficiency with at Microsoft software and Zoom Meetings is essential - further proficiency with in Cvent desirable

  • You'll be educated to at least Bachelor's Degree level

Why you should work at Oliver Wyman
Working as part of our global, entrepreneurial company, you'll do meaningful work from day one. We're looking for individuals who challenge the norm, and constantly strive to build something new for the firm and the world around us.
There's no 'one fits all.' We hire exceptional people and help them thrive through a built-in support network, flexible career paths, and no artificial barriers to advancement.
At Oliver Wyman we do not unlawfully discriminate against anyone and we are particularly mindful of the requirements to prohibit discrimination based on nine protected characteristics namely: age, disability, gender reassignment, race, religion or belief, sexual orientation, sex, marriage and civil partnership and pregnancy and maternity - we want you to bring your authentic self and be someone who enjoys working within a diverse and talented team. Additionally, we pay close attention to work/life balance and family life, military status and personality types
Job Source : careers.mmc.com

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