China Delegate Liaison Executive

Brand:
Money 20 20
Job function:
Operations
Job type:
Perm Full Time
Location:
China
Salary:
£ 0 - 0
Job ref:
SS-223
Close date:
25 May 2018
A growing global Fintech event brand is launching a new edition in China and is looking for a team member to help handle our customers’ questions. The delegate liaison is a critical first friendly voice/face to engage with our clients and handle daily delegate registrations management. This candidate will then carry this premium-level customer service through our onsite event execution. The selected individual will work closely with the rest of the event operations team day-to-day to accomplish the following:
  • Smooth registration purchasing process for our delegates.
  • Answering any and all customer queries by monitoring team phone and email.
  • Provide database support, managing data input and running event reports.
  • Updating and reporting our delegate sales to leadership team.
  • Other responsibilities to support the event planning team as needed.

About the role
We're looking for a Clina Delegate Liaison Executive  to join our team in Paddington. Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Working alongside the marketing, content and sales teams to ensure the event achieves its goals and targets for attendance
  • Answering general event queries on inbound calls and emails
  • Auditing registration database to ensure there are no duplicate entries, incorrect use of special rates or incorrect registration fees applied
  • Ensuring payments are processed efficiently and quickly by coding and raising POs, sending invoices to Accounts Payable and acting as a point of contact for any inbound payments queries and issues
  • Overseeing and tracking allocations of discount codes and specialty rates for startups, retailers, government, press/media, speaker and sponsor event passes
  • Ensuring all staff and vendors are registered prior to the event
  • Organize team travel arrangements and other administrative support tasks where required for launch event
  • Providing onsite registration and check-in management
 
Your experience
 

  • Fluent in English and native Mandarin – excellent verbal and written communication skills. Additional languages preferred
  • Degree-level education or equivalent
  • Previous customer service/client-facing experience; event organization experience preferred
  • Database experience is essential. Excel proficiency in pivot tables, macros, ability to quickly extract specific subsets of our delegate database for both internal and external requests.
  • Must be willing to travel around China and potentially abroad

      Our Ideal candidate is:
    • Excellent on the phone, has a pleasant demeanor and positive/upbeat attitude at all times when dealing with customers.
    • An organizational whiz with a keen eye for detail.
    • A proactive, predictive problem-solver and multitasker. Ability to keep cool under pressure is critical.
    • A natural collaborator who’s comfortable working with all other areas of event planning team (content, sales, marketing).
    • Comfortable as an independent worker who can focus to stay on top of workload. A successful team player who is dedicated to careful work.
    We’re Money 20/20.
    Money20/20 creates destination events where the most innovative people in payments, FinTech and the broader financial services industry connect. Famed for their high-impact networking, the Las Vegas (October) and Copenhagen (June) editions are widely considered unmissable by the industry they serve. Money20/20 will debut launch its APAC edition in Singapore in March 2018 and is expanding to Hangzhou, China in November 2018.  Money20/20 is the space where the industry’s smartest visionaries and innovators come together to create the future of money. Money20/20 is an Ascential event. 
     
    What we offer    
     
    We offer our employees a great package of perks, including:
    • Great learning and development opportunities
    • Bonus, Pension, Private Medical and Dental Insurance plans
    • Life Assurance; Income Protection and Critical Illness covers
    • Option to opt into the Ascential Shares Scheme
    • Volunteering opportunities
     
    In addition, we offer flexible benefit packages that include Childcare Vouchers; Cycle to Work; Retail Vouchers; Gourmet Card; Gym Flex; Gadget Insurance, Health Assessments and Will Writing.
     
    We also place great importance on health, lifestyle and wellbeing consistently, in which you will have the options to fuel up on free fruit, attend yoga sessions, join our running club, or perhaps taking up on a lunchtime massages.
     
    More information provided on:
    https://careers.ascential.com/our-benefits
     
    About Ascential
     
    Money 20/20 is a part of the Ascential group.
     
    Each of our products and brands has its own unique heritage and voice, but all align to one common goal: to enable an eco-system that better informs and connects the business world.
     
    Here at Ascential, we have a deep knowledge of our customers, their businesses and industries. Our aim is for our products – increasingly offered both face to face and online - to offer content and connections that professionals rely on for growth and value creation.
     
    Operating from 14 offices around the world, Ascential serves customers in more than 150 countries, providing local and global knowledge, connections and access.
     
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