Events managers are responsible for organising and running all kinds of events. You would control the whole project, from planning at the start to running the event on the day.
Day-to-day duties include meeting with clients, coming up with original ideas, agreeing to budgets and managing finances, booking venues, publishing the events and hiring contractors.
To become an events manager, you will need to have good communication and 'people' skills. You will need to be good at problem-solving. You will also need to have lots of determination and a positive attitude.
A qualification in tourism or a related subject will provide you with the necessary skills to get a footing in the industry.
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