Our aim is to transform what we are known for – to make Farnborough International a globally recognised brand, famous for its pioneering spirit in delivering world class Airshows and hosting business events in our state of the art 20,000 sqm exhibition and conference centre.

With new exciting opportunities on the horizon and the business expanding fast, Farnborough International is always looking to strengthen its world class team.

 

Event Space Planner

At Farnborough International we are known for running one of the world’s biggest and most prestigious Airshows. Whilst we will continue to build on every airshow, we’re also on a journey to become more than this.

Our aim is to transform what we are known for – to make Farnborough International a globally recognised brand, famous for its pioneering spirit in delivering world class Airshows and hosting business events in our new state of the art 20,000 sqm Exhibition and Conference Centre. 

With new exciting opportunities on the horizon and the business expanding fast, Farnborough International is looking for a highly-motivated Event Space Planner to provide CAD planning and design services to the Aerospace Events, Operations, Event management and Facilities Management teams at the highest level of service to customers, suppliers and stakeholders, ensuring that the customer is at the heart of every interaction.

The Role

Reporting to the Assistant Director of Aerospace Operations, you will be responsible for draughting and managing the Aerospace Events site master plans, including all temporary overlay for both Farnborough and Bahrain International Airshows.

You will manage the Aerospace Event floorplans, detailing the Exhibition stand and Chalet space layouts including the software used to draught the plans, both for operations and the sales team, ensuring the needs of the business are being met. 

You will draught the layout of all aircraft positions for the Airshows in collaboration with the Flight Operations Team, draught conference, event and room plan layouts to the venue event management team as requested and draught exhibition floorplans for venue clients as agreed with the Head of Event Management.

The role will support the sales team with all their requirements for draughting stand or chalet space proposals. You will also be required to mark out areas of the site prior to areas of build commencing.

The Candidate

We seek a candidate with excellent organisational and communication skills to ensure timely communications are planned to the FIL teams and response times are adhered to for the incoming workflow.

You have proven working knowledge of Microsoft office packages, AutoCAD and have outstanding attention to detail. A working knowledge of Adobe Illustrator and InDesign would also be preferable.

You will have an important role in managing the workflow log, prioritising tasks and must be able to efficiently work to tight deadlines. 

The successful candidate will show enthusiasm and energy to embrace our values and build and maintain good working relationship with FIL teams and suppliers.

People are at the heart of what we do at Farnborough and we are looking for individuals who can embrace and deliver the 3 core values at the centre of our business:

Positivity                                             Precision                                             Partnership 

We seek a candidate with enthusiasm and energy to embrace our values and foster successful working relationships with our customers, as well as colleagues within the business.

How to apply

To apply or for more information, e-mail [email protected]

All applicants should e-mail a CV, which must include your salary expectations and current location.   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Operations Coordinator - Aerospace

At Farnborough International we are known for running one of the world’s biggest and most prestigious Airshows. Whilst we will continue to build on every airshow, we’re also on a journey to become more than this.

Our aim is to transform what we are known for – to make Farnborough International a globally recognised brand, famous for its pioneering spirit in delivering world class Airshows and hosting business events in our new state of the art 20,000 sqm Exhibition and Conference Centre. 

With new exciting opportunities on the horizon and the business expanding fast, Farnborough International is looking for a highly-motivated Operations Coordinator to provide operational support and assistance to the Aerospace Operations team and administrative support to the Assistant Director of Aerospace Operations.

The Role

Reporting to the Senior Aerospace Operations Manager the Aerospace Operations Coordinator will work as part of the Aerospace Events team. They will support the Aerospace Operations team to deliver both the Farnborough and the Bahrain International Airshows.

You will have an important role to play in the delivery of efficient and effective support to the team where exceptional attention to detail is paramount. You will arrange all operational meetings, producing minutes for stakeholders, supply partners and contractors. Other responsibilities will include; assisting in the production of all operational documents, Issuing & collating tender documents, tracking KPI’s, collating presentations, raising invoices and purchase orders, and using credit notes in a timely manner.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a team player who is precise and highly organised. The role will suit an individual with event or exhibition operational background coupled with a strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office Packages and Project Planning.

The Candidate

We seek a candidate with strong organisational and diplomatic skills with the ability to portray authority and composure. You must therefore be a fluent and excellent communicator at all levels and be flexible and think on your feet when working under pressure.

The successful candidate will show enthusiasm and energy to embrace our values and foster successful working relationships with our customers, suppliers and stakeholders, as well as colleagues within the business. 

People are at the heart of what we do at Farnborough and we are looking for individuals who can embrace and deliver the 3 core values at the centre of our business:

Positivity                                             Precision                                             Partnership 

How to apply

To apply or for more information, e-mail [email protected]

All applicants should e-mail a CV, which must include your salary expectations and current location.  

Group Security Manager

At Farnborough International we are known for running one of the world’s biggest and most prestigious Airshows. Whilst we will continue to build on every airshow, we’re also on a journey to become more than this.

Our aim is to transform what we are known for – to make Farnborough International a globally recognised brand, famous for its pioneering spirit in delivering world class Airshows and hosting business events in our new state of the art 20,000 sqm Exhibition and Conference Centre. 

With new exciting opportunities on the horizon and the business expanding fast, Farnborough International is looking for a highly-motivated Group Security Manager to effectively lead and manage the physical security services across the Group within company guidelines, event requirements, industry best practice and current legislation.

The Role

You will be responsible for managing all aspects of physical security across the Group (FIL and ADS). Working closely and liaising with senior management, you will play an integral part of developing industry leading processes to achieve customer excellence.

  • Assist and support all internal departments to deliver security requirements for Venue Events, the Farnborough International Airshow and FIL Aerospace Events
  • Maintain security compliance documentation and ensure all site Standard Operating Procedures and Assignment Instructions are up to date and audited regularly
  • Undertake Security Controller duties to ensure compliance with standards
  • Lead the delivery of manned guarding services for the Venue and Events, managing Supply Partners to achieve the required KPI’s
  • Manage the Supply Partner traffic Agreements to ensure Event requirements are delivered
  • Lead the traffic management requirements for all Events
  • Develop robust contract Agreements and SLA’s/KPI’s with security and traffic Supply Partners to ensure compliance with all statutory and company guidelines
  • Audit security and traffic Supply Partners regularly to ensure they are delivering to company requirements
  • Provide technical advice when developing security asset projects (CCTV, access control etc)
  • Primary point of contact for client security and traffic requests
  • Manage security budgets as required for the Head of Venue Facilities
  • Develop and deliver company security training requirements
  • Attend client and company meetings including AEV & AEO industry security working groups and other relevant industry association meetings

The Candidate

We seek an experienced, qualified security professional with a good understanding of security disciplines, including premises and asset security.

With a minimum of 5 years events operational background to strategic level experience, you will be part of a membership of a professional body such as Security Institute, ASIS or IOSH and understand UK counter terrorism mechanisms.              

As a fluent and confident communicator, you have the ability to work with multiple stakeholders at every level.     

This is a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic professional who has excellent attention to detail, customer focused and motivated by a passion for quality and great service delivery.            

People are at the heart of what we do at Farnborough and we are looking for individuals who can embrace and deliver the 3 core values at the centre of our business:

Positivity                                             Precision                                             Partnership 

We seek a candidate with enthusiasm and energy to embrace our values and foster successful working relationships with our customers, as well as colleagues within the business.

How to apply

To apply or for more information, e-mail [email protected]

All applicants should e-mail a CV, which must include your salary expectations and current location.  

Aerospace Sales Manager

At Farnborough International we are known for running one of the world’s biggest and most prestigious airshows. Whilst we will continue to build on every airshow, we’re also on a journey to become more than this.

Our aim is to transform what we are known for – to make Farnborough International a globally recognised brand, famous for its pioneering spirit in delivering world class airshows and hosting business events in our state of the art 20,000 sqm exhibition and conference centre set to open in 2018. 

Farnborough International is looking to strengthen its world class team by recruiting an Aerospace Sales Manager to work closely with the Head of Aerospace Sales to deliver sales targets for Farnborough International Airshow (FIA) and Bahrain International Airshow (BIAS) and any other established business opportunities.

The Role

The role involves attracting and winning new business as well as achieving up selling opportunities. You will have an important role to play in ensuring consistent, profitable growth in sales revenues through positive planning, deployment and management of sales personnel.

Identifying objectives, strategies and action plans will improve short and long-term sales and earnings while working at all times with the CRM system and E-net to administer applications received and deliver client handling.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced sales manager with a proven track record of hitting and achieving targets and the ability to work well under pressure.

A large part of the role will require you to attend face to face meetings with clients as well as national/international competitive events, to progress the sales process and generate new sales leads. Therefore, you will need to have exceptionally strong customer focus skills coupled with the ability to liaise with aerospace industry people at all levels.

People are at the heart of what we do at Farnborough and we are looking for individuals who can embrace and deliver the 3 core values at the centre of our business:

Positivity                                              Precision                                              Partnership 

The successful candidate will show enthusiasm and energy to embrace our values and foster successful working relationships with our customers, as well as colleagues within the business.         

How to apply

To apply or for more information, e-mail [email protected]

All applicants should e-mail a CV, which must include your salary expectations.