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.

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Farnborough International is looking to strengthen its world class team by recruiting an Aerospace Events Producer to the commercial Aerospace Events department.

Our purpose is to provide global platforms connecting people through heritage, innovation, insight and exceptional experiences. Until recently we were best known for this, through one single event, the world’s biggest and most prestigious Airshow and additionally by the fast growing Farnborough International News Network (FINN).

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 that connects the aerospace and defence industries 365 days a year through a series of events and insight. We are building on Farnborough’s pioneering spirit in delivering world-class Airshows and hosting business events in our purpose built 20,000 sqm exhibition and conference centre.

The Role

The Aerospace Events Producer is a new role created to support the Aerospace Events department to continue its growth and deliver high quality events and conferences for FIL.

You will work with the Senior Events Producer to research and develop new launches for the business, plan and execute in collaboration with the Operations, Commercial Sales, Farnborough International News Network (FINN) and Marketing teams. This role requires, positivity, consistency, enterprise, and creativity.

The Candidate

The successful candidate will have excellent organisational skills, be commercial, agile, able to identify trends, recruit and develop supporting partners, manage speakers, and drive insightful content. 

Key to the role will be the research, creation, and development of industry leading and differentiating conference programmes and event experiences, further complementing strategically important themes and existing events within the FIL portfolio.

The Contract

Vacancy location: ShowCentre, Farnborough (with flexibility to work from home 2 days per week)

Details: Full Time, Permanent

Salary: Competitive 

To view the full Job Description: CLICK HERE

To view our company benefits: https://www.farnboroughinternational.org/about-us/careers/

All applicants should apply with a CV and Supporting Statement, including salary expectations and location 

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 

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Farnborough International has a rich history of pioneering aviation triumphs and we at Farnborough International have stood shoulder to shoulder with industry pioneers for decades.  It is this pioneering spirit that continues to run through our business today and will enable us to grow in the future.

People are at the heart of what we do at Farnborough and we are looking for individuals who can embrace and deliver the three core values at the centre of our business: Positivity, Precision and Partnership.

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 that connects the aerospace and defence industries 365 days a year through a series of events and insight. We are building on Farnborough’s pioneering spirit in delivering world-class Airshows and hosting business events in our purpose built 20,000 sqm exhibition and conference centre.

The Role

Farnborough International is looking to strengthen its world class team by recruiting an Event Director for our newly acquired event, ITT Hub. ITT Hub is the largest show of its kind, a spearhead for the future of transport as the commercial vehicle market continues to revolutionise in the transition to net zero.

The Candidate

This role is perfect for a hardworking, passionate individual with experience in a fast-paced B2B commercial environment and an ability to manage multiple tasks and stakeholders whilst hitting individual targets. Although experience within the exhibitions industry isn’t necessary, the ideal candidate will have an interest in events and for the road transport sector.

The Contract

Vacancy location: ShowCentre, Farnborough (with flexibility to work from home 2 days per week as business needs permit)

Details: Full Time, Permanent

Salary: Competitive 

To view the full Job Description: CLICK HERE

To view our company benefits: https://www.farnboroughinternational.org/about-us/careers/

All applicants should apply with a CV and Supporting Statement, including salary expectations and location 

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 

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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. We are now looking to strengthen our world class team by recruiting a Health, Safety and Compliance Officer to ensure the highest level of safety standards are maintained and implemented throughout Farnborough International and ADS Group.

The Candidate

Working with the Head of Health, Safety and Environment they will have responsibility for coordinating, maintaining and improving Health & Safety for Farnborough International and its parent company, ADS Group. The includes the activities across the extensive site in Farnborough and some other smaller office locations. The site in Farnborough houses the permanent Farnborough International Exhibition and Conference Centre and hosts the biennial Farnborough International Airshow. The Health, Safety and Compliance Officer will monitor and implement the safe management of all Farnborough International activities, events and group business activities. They will ensure compliance with relevant legislation and codes of practice and the implement the company health & safety policy. They will ensure that statutory requirements are met and that records are current and updated. They will strive to deliver the highest levels of customer satisfaction combined with health and safety excellence.

The Contract

Vacancy location: ShowCentre, Farnborough

Details: Full Time, Permanent contract

Hours of work: 37.5 hours per week, Monday – Friday with flexibility to work occasional weekends

Salary: Competitive, depending on experience

To view the full job description: CLICK HERE

To view our company benefits: https://www.farnboroughinternational.org/about-us/careers/

All applicants should apply with a CV and Supporting Statement, including salary expectation

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





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Logistics Porter

Farnborough International is looking to strengthen its world class team by recruiting a Logistics Porter to provide logistical support to the Event Management and Venue Operations teams, facilitating the needs of clients using the Farnborough International venues and site.

This will involve being responsible for the movement and set-up of various items and furniture, ensuring that event spaces are set up on time in accordance with requirements issued. They will support a large number events ranging from meetings and conferences through to large exhibitions and the prestigious Airshow.

This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate that has excellent attention to detail, a hands-on approach and that is a team player. Working together with the Logistics Supervisor, you will report punctually for duty with a clean and tidy appearance, dressed according to the company handbook.  You will deal with customer comments in a positive manner and take appropriate follow up action when required, responding to the fast pace of the business. The candidate will proactively identify safety and security risks, whilst reporting all maintenance issues and hazards to the Helpdesk immediately.

The role directly reports to the Head of Venue Operations and to the Logistics Supervisor on a daily basis, while working closely with both the Operations and Event management teams.

There is potential for progression within the role and to other positions within Farnborough International.

How to apply

Vacancy location: Farnborough office

Details: Full Time, 37.5hrs per week

Contract: Permanent

Salary: £22k annually, depending on experience

To view the full job description: CLICK HERE

To view our company benefits: https://www.farnboroughinternational.org/about-us/careers/ads-group-employee-benefits/ 

All applicants should apply with a CV and Supporting Statement, including salary expectations and location 

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Venue Operations Executive

The Venue Operations Executive will be responsible for ensuring that the venue operates as smoothly as possible for all parties involved, including all organisers, clients, internal teams and supply partners. The venue is deemed as the Hall 1 and Hall 5 facilities as well as any other buildings or parts of the site in use.

The role will work very closely with the Event Management team to ensure that the venue is ready for all events and the needs of the customer are at the heart of every decision. In addition they will ensure that works and requirements are fulfilled safely, on time, within budget and to the highest standard.

They will support the Head of Venue Operations in managing a range of official supply partners to the venue and ensure that performance levels are consistent, client focussed and the highest standard. The Venue Operations Executive will also fulfil an active role in delivering the Farnborough International Airshow, assisting in the management of contractors and the site.

The candidate will assist in managing a venue operating budget as well as contributing to each event budget in collaboration with the Event Management team. They must demonstrate the ability to identify efficiencies without compromising overall operational delivery. They will also be responsible for precise negotiation with suppliers and support the venue team in identifying new revenue streams and developing existing ones.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a proactive candidate that can establish and maintain effective internal and external working relationships with all support departments, clients, organisers, industry partners, trade associations and suppliers. Has the ability to ensure internal and external customer needs are met by monitoring progress of customer requests, queries and responses and translate suggestions for improvements into practical actions.

The candidate is able to use experience and interpersonal skills to clearly interpret client needs and influence supply chain and other stakeholders in putting the customer experience first, and understanding their point of view to help simplify the customer journey and experience, making improvements to their experience both pre event and onsite.

With excellent communication skills, strong working knowledge of coordinating contractors and supply partners and the ability to work to tight deadlines and set budgets, the candidate is flexible and able to think on their feet when required.

How to apply

Vacancy location: Farnborough office

Details: Full Time, 37.5hrs per week

Contract: Permanent

Salary: Between £26k and £30k annually, depending on experience

To view the full job description: CLICK HERE

To view our company benefits: https://www.farnboroughinternational.org/about-us/careers/ads-group-employee-benefits/

All applicants should apply with a CV and Supporting Statement, including salary expectations and location

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At Farnborough International Ltd (FIL) we are known for organising one of the world’s most prestigious airshows and delivering events in our purpose-built 20,000 sqm exhibition and conference centre. Whilst we continue to build on every airshow and event, we’re also on a journey to become a 365 a year insight partner for the aerospace and defence industry. Insight is central to FIL’s strategic direction, which is delivered through our award-winning digital channel, FINN.

We are looking to recruit a Social Media & Content Executive to join the marketing team on a permanent, full-time basis to help position Farnborough International Ltd as a thought leader amongst industry and facilitating business insight and connections. Producing and delivering high quality written, digital, and social content that drives increased levels of brand awareness, engagement and conversion onto Farnborough International’s digital channels and subsequent growth.

The Candidate

The Social Media & Content Executive will work as a part of the Marketing and Communications team to assist and implement marketing initiatives across the business. They will directly report to the Aerospace Marketing Manager, whilst providing support for the Marketing & Comms team in delivering campaigns and communications across a number of events and projects including the Farnborough International Airshow.

The candidate will be able to plan, develop and manage short and long-term content across FIL’s websites, social media, and publications whilst upholding an exceptional standard of written communication for a range of purposes, including social media posts, official announcements, website content, email communications and interviews.

They must therefore have proven marketing and communication skills, and able to demonstrate they have developed B2B marketing experience, preferably coupled with social media management experience within an office environment.

We seek a candidate with enthusiasm, a can-do attitude and a passion to embrace our values and pro-actively drive our brand forward through effective communication delivery, attention to detail and effective time management.

The Contract

Vacancy location: ShowCentre, Farnborough

Details: Full Time, Permanent contract

Hours of work: 37.5 hours per week, Monday – Friday

Salary: Competitive, depending on experience

To view the full job description: CLICK HERE

To view our company benefits: https://www.farnboroughinternational.org/about-us/careers/ads-group-employee-benefits/

All applicants should apply with a CV and Supporting Statement, including salary expectation

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: We’re always looking for a better way.  We have a confident can-do attitude in the work we deliver every day.

Precision: We take care and pride in every detail of safety and organization, so that our clients shine.

Partnership: We work as one team to get the best results and work openly and collaboratively with our clients.

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Farnborough International is looking to strengthen its world class team by recruiting an Operations Administrator to support the operations team.

The role directly reports to the Head of Aerospace Operations whilst providing administrative support and assistance to the Operations team. They will support to deliver the Farnborough International Airshow and other events held at the venue.

They will assist in administering relevant areas of the operational requirements, providing the highest level of service to customers, suppliers and stakeholders, ensuring that the customer is at the heart of every decision. The candidate will have experience of raising purchase orders and invoices. They will respond effectively and in a timing manor to emails and phone enquiries and schedule and arrange internal and external operational meetings and produce minutes or actions logs as required.

The role will be fixed term contract for six months but could also give the candidate possibilities to advance within Farnborough International. Whilst the role is advertised as full-time hours, part-time hours will be considered for the right candidate.

The Candidate 

  • Fluent and excellent communicator at all levels
  • Personable and a good team player
  • Minute taking
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft office packages
  • Ability to work under pressure and multi-task
  • Precise attention to detail
  • Organised
  • Positive, can-do attitude

The Contract

Vacancy location: ShowCentre, Farnborough

Details: 6 Months, Fixed Term Contract

Hours of work: 37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday

Salary: £22k annual salary (£11k pro-rata over 6 months FTC)

To view the full job description: CLICK HERE

To view our company benefits: https://www.farnboroughinternational.org/about-us/careers/

All applicants should apply with a CV and Supporting Statement, including salary expectation

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: We’re always looking for a better way.  We have a confident can-do attitude in the work we deliver every day.

Precision: We take care and pride in every detail of safety and organization, so that our clients shine.

Partnership: We work as one team to get the best results and work openly and collaboratively with our clients.

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We are looking to recruit an Aerospace Marketing Executive to join the marketing team on a permanent, full-time basis to help deliver a wide range of exciting initiatives and campaigns across the Farnborough International brand.

The Aerospace Marketing Executive will work as a part of the Marketing and Communications team to assist and implement marketing initiatives across the business. They will provide support to the Aerospace Marketing team in delivering campaigns and communications across a number of events and projects including the Farnborough International Airshow.

We are looking for a proactive and hands-on Marketing Executive with strong copywriting and proofreading skills with experience across all marketing activity to ensure and monitor brand integrity at all times. You must therefore have strong knowledge of digital platforms including CRM and social networks. With a result driven, can-do attitude, you have the ability to problem solve and think laterally whilst paying attention to detail.

We seek a candidate with enthusiasm and a passion to embrace our values and pro-actively drive our brand forward through effective communication delivery and effective time management.

The Contract

Vacancy location: ShowCentre, Farnborough

Details: Full Time, Permanent

Salary: £25,000 

To view the full Job Description: CLICK HERE

To view our company benefits: https://www.farnboroughinternational.org/about-us/careers/

All applicants should apply with a CV and Supporting Statement, including salary expectations and location 

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 

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Farnborough International is looking to strengthen its world class team by recruiting a Junior Event Manager to provide the highest level of operational service to Event organisers, exhibitors, contractors and stakeholders, and to implement the operational strategy.

The role directly reports to the Head of Event Manager and will take ownership and be responsible for on-site related aspects and infrastructures ensuring high levels of customer satisfaction, achievement of deadlines and strict budget control whilst striving for innovation with events held at Farnborough.

Working as part of the dynamic Events team, you will be part of the planning and managing of events, ensuring consistency and high standards of delivery across all events.  Your role will focus on using a hands on approach to ensure all customer needs are met, monitoring the progress of customer requests, queries and resolution.

The Candidate

As a Junior Event Manager you will use your motivation and passion to deliver exceptional experiences, whilst focussed on customer needs to promote Farnborough International at its best.

Using your experience in event/exhibition operations, you have excellent attention to detail, and are able to understand technical design plans and prioritise and set workloads for yourself and others. With strong organisational skills, you have the ability to portray authority and composure whilst being personable and a good team player.

We are looking for someone who is confident, enthusiastic and motivated by a passion for quality and great service delivery.

The Contract

Vacancy location: ShowCentre, Farnborough

Details: Full Time Contract, 37.5 hours per week (5 over 7 shift pattern)

Hours of work: 37.5 hours per week

Salary: £25- 27k annual salary, depending on experience

To view the full job description: CLICK HERE

To view our company benefits: https://www.farnboroughinternational.org/about-us/careers/

All applicants should apply with a CV and Supporting Statement, including salary expectation

People & Values 

Farnborough has a rich history of pioneering aviation triumphs and we at Farnborough International have stood shoulder to shoulder with industry pioneers for decades.  It is this pioneering spirit that continues to run through our business today and will enable us to grow in the future.

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: We’re always looking for a better way.  We have a confident can-do attitude in the work we deliver every day.

Precision: We take care and pride in every detail of safety and organization, so that our clients shine.

Partnership: We work as one team to get the best results and work openly and collaboratively with our clients.

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The Role

Farnborough International is looking to strengthen its world class team by recruiting a Partnership Development Executive to work closely with the Partnership Development Manager, to support with client proposals, activation of partnership packages and administration support across the Farnborough International aerospace events portfolio.

In line with the FIL 365 strategy, we are continuously evolving and developing new events and opportunities for our customers. This is a dynamic role requires a creative and organised individual to be able to work across a number of projects with different internal departments and external clients.

The role will support the creating of bespoke proposals for The Farnborough International Airshow, Bahrain International Airshow, Farnborough International News Network (FINN), Global Urban & Advanced Air Summit (GUAAS), Space Comm Expo and other aerospace events organised by FIL to deliver customer objectives.

With a minimum of 2-5 years’ experience managing client accounts and their requirements, you will be responsible for client activation, working closely with the operations team to ensure package fulfilment across all events and getting client copy approval whilst chasing client artwork and logos.

The Candidate

As a fluent and excellent communicator, you are assertive with the ability to portray authority and composure whilst being personable and a good team player.

You are able to demonstrates a competent understanding and use of IT systems to ensure internal systems are used consistently including the CRM system.

You can work to tight deadlines with attention to detail, whilst being flexible and have the ability to think on your feet.

We seek a creative and innovative candidate who has a ‘Hands on’ approach to customer delivery and who is confident, enthusiastic and motivated by a passion for quality and great service delivery.

The Contract

Vacancy location: ShowCentre, Farnborough

Details: Full Time Contract, 37.5 hours per week

Hours of work: 37.5 hours per week

Salary: £27- 29k annual salary, plus commission

To view the full job description: CLICK HERE

To view our company benefits: https://www.farnboroughinternational.org/about-us/careers/

All applicants should apply with a CV and Supporting Statement, including salary expectation

People & Values

Farnborough has a rich history of pioneering aviation triumphs and we at Farnborough International have stood shoulder to shoulder with industry pioneers for decades.  It is this pioneering spirit that continues to run through our business today and will enable us to grow in the future.

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: We’re always looking for a better way.  We have a confident can-do attitude in the work we deliver every day.

Precision: We take care and pride in every detail of safety and organization, so that our clients shine.

Partnership: We work as one team to get the best results and work openly and collaboratively with our clients.

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