Event Manager

Job No: AGPC233
Location: Melbourne

The Australian Grand Prix Corporation (AGPC) is responsible for staging two iconic international events, the Formula 1® Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne and the Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix in Phillip Island. We are internationally recognised and respected leaders in sport.

"Our people at AGPC" are a group of passionate and talented people who work hard year-round to make these events possible. We have different specialist departments working towards a clear common goal - providing Melbourne and Victoria with world-class international events.

At AGPC, we enjoy working on the best of sport, events and entertainment. Our fun and dynamic environment means our employees are constantly surrounded by unique experiences as well as a high-performing team of innovators, and we need one more.

We have an exciting opportunity for an Event Manager to join our highly motivated, talented and driven Sales & Commercial team on a permanent full-time basis.  

Reporting to the Division Manager – Commercial Partnerships, Hospitality & Events, this role oversees and manages the special events register and implementation of all events including Official Welcome function, Glamour on the Grid,  and ancillary programs. This calendar of events are both in-house and third party, with responsibilities focusing on concept through to delivery throughout the year, as required and at both F1 and MotoGP Events.

To succeed in this role, you will have:

  • At least 3+ years experience within an event-based account management role
  • Demonstrable skill and experience in managing sophisticated partnerships (High end clientele experience will be highly regarded)
  • Well-developed lateral thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Outstanding interpersonal, networking, communication and relationship management skills
  • Demonstrable skills in time management, planning and strategic thinking, combined with strong commercial acumen
  • Integrity, focus and emotional maturity, combined with the ability to self-motivate
  • Superior organisation skills and attention to detail
  • The ability to combine a systematic and logical approach with broader strategic thinking
  • Knowledge of AGPC products and processes
  • Immaculate and professional personal presentation

To view the full position description please click Here

AGPC embraces flexible work arrangements and we celebrate and harness diversity, considering it a competitive advantage. We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage applications from people of all diverse backgrounds.

Our organisation promotes the safety, well-being and inclusion of all our consumers including children and appropriate rigorous reference and background checks will be undertaken.

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