About the Sydney MBA Network
Sydney MBA Network is charged with building and sustaining a valued community to enrich the experience and excellence of the MBA and EMBA programs at the University of Sydney Business School.
About the Role
The Director of Events is responsible for planning and executing events for EMBA, FTMBA and PTMBA students. Important events would include the University of Sydney MBA Ball, Monthly Mixers, industry panel discussions and other engaging workshops for the student community.
|Director of Events
|Associate Director – Events (x2)
|Voluntary- volunteers will not be remunerated for their time
|Length of Appointment
|2-3 hours per week
Roles and Responsibilities
|% of Role
|Researching and securing venues, planning and managing the MBA Ball dates, negotiating quotes and agreements with vendors, assisting with event marketing, monitoring timeframes and budgetsMapping the event flow and arranging for speakers and guests to participate in the BallWorking on acquiring sponsorship for the MBA Ball and managing the tickets to be sold
|Brainstorming on the other events that could be held for student community to increase engagementPlanning, execution and management of those events
Key Skills, Knowledge and Abilities
- Communication and marketing skills along with project management experience.
- Leadership skills and highly organised method of working.
- Time management skills.
Desirable Skills, Knowledge and Abilities
- Project Management experience from previous work places.
- Experience in organising cultural events at graduate level.