- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary to negotiate
Flexible work options - work smarter in a way that suits your lifestyle
18 weeks paid parental leave
Create impactful change for our firm, our clients and society
12 months fixed term contract
Join PwC’s Clients and Markets team in Sydney as an Event Consultant. The successful candidate will sit within the high performing team and will be responsible for managing a portfolio of events from concept to delivery.
At PwC, we help Australian businesses, not-for-profits and governments create value and improve the way they work. From improving healthcare, to creating smarter cities and igniting Australia’s start up industry, you’ll build trust in society and solve important problems.
We are looking for a junior event professional to be part of a close knit and successful team. As part of the Clients & Markets team you will sit within Event Experience and will be involved in driving local activations of our national growth strategy. You will primarily be responsible for designing and executing client facing activities that meet business objectives. Our event experience team form an integral part of the 'go to market' strategy, you will work closely with marketers and other key stakeholders to deliver high impact experiences.
You will be required to create and execute bespoke high level events that achieve Firmwide business objectives in Sydney. These events can range in complexity from large multi element events to small bespoke high level round tables.
The role will require the successful candidate to think strategically under tight deadlines and ensure that the events delivered are differentiated and uphold the PwC Brand. We are looking for a candidate who has a minimum of 18 months in house experience as part of a corporate event team or agency and who has managed high end events end to end. Stakeholder and relationship management skills will be required as will the ability to navigate a complex organisation and ‘connect the dots’.
Success stems from a positive attitude, hard work and going the extra mile, but that’s not all!
As an Event Consultant, you will work with your stakeholder to design and execute high calibre client facing events to meet the business objectives
Manage the end to end delivery of events, you will need to be able to generate event concepts to meet stakeholder needs and be able to think strategically to deliver the right outcomes
Managing multiple stakeholders and events at once;
Contributing to event ROI and regular reporting;
Managing the delivery of all event elements including space creation, F&B, AV and production, event tech etc.
Managing budgets, venues and suppliers diligently;
Managing all administrative elements of the role including invoicing and payments, project timelines, event run sheets etc.
Management of event management software (Aventri);
Contributing to the national event team by supporting other team members in various locations
The brief is simple…
You are a professional junior event consultant who is hungry to learn and further their career, working with one of the world’s leading professional services firm. In addition to this, you will possess the following:
Experience in creating, consulting and executing small to large event solutions
Ability to deliver best practice in terms of governance and processes
Experience of delivering post event analysis and reporting;
Proven ability to manage projects/risk plans
Ability to work creatively under time constraints
Strong negotiating and influencing skills;
Motivated self-starter with excellent attention to detail;
Ability to think innovatively about events;
Creative with a flair for creating experiences that are out of the box;
A network of local suppliers
Proven event experience in corporate event team or agency is essential;
Ability to travel would be beneficial
What we offer
Working for Australia’s largest professional services firm you’ll join a global network spanning 157 countries that delivers meaningful outcomes for a wide range of clients.
Our culture and benefits are why we’re LinkedIn’s number one Australian workplace. With state of the art offices and premium technology, each person has access to flexible work options. The dress policy is flexible too – you choose what you wear based on the work you do with your team and clients.
Fostering an inclusive culture and embracing differences is at
About the company
PricewaterhouseCoopers (trading as PwC) is a multinational professional services network. It is one of the largest professional services firms in the world, and is one of the Big Four auditors, along with Deloitte, EY and KPMG. Vault Accounting 50 has ranked PwC as the most prestigious accounting firm in the world for six consecutive years, as well as the top firm to work for in North America for two consecutive years.
PwC is a network of firms in 157 countries with more than 195,400 people. It had total revenues of $34.0 billion in FY 2014, of which $15.1 billion was generated by its Assurance practice, $8.8 billion by its Tax practice and $10.0 billion by its Advisory practice.
The firm was formed in 1998 by a merger between Coopers & Lybrand and Price Waterhouse. The trading name was shortened to PwC in September 2010 as part of a rebranding.
As of 2014 PwC United States is the 5th-largest privately owned organization in the United States.