Freelance Sr. Project Manager Event Development (m/f/d)

Abu Dhabi

Avantgarde Experts is a german based, fast growing Recruitment Consultancy. We are specialized in recruiting high-potential candidates for our customers and staff a wide range of positions for national and international brands, medium-sized companies, family businesses, agencies and innovative start-ups. We offer attractive positions for young academics, specialists and executives, as well as exciting projects for freelancers.

For our client, a government entity in Abu Dhabi, we are looking from now on for a selfemployed:
Freelance Sr. Project Manager Event Development (m/f/d)


  • Annual planning of event calendar and monitoring it's development and performance
  • Champion and oversee the strategy of the annual calendar and monitor budgets, quality and objectives
  • Organize and prepare presentations for internal and external stakeholders
  • Develop partnerships and operating models for festivals incl. development of RFP's, RFQ's etc.
  • Overview the event licensing framework, process and prioritization
  • Oversee and project manage the events planning and development of milestones incl. strategy & planning, licensing and bid management
  • Develop policies, processes and procedures and manage their implementation
  • Supervise day-to-day operations and the financial performance


  • Bachelor's Degree in Tourism, Marketing, Business Administration or similar
  • At least 10 years' experience in festival, conferences or events development, preferably in a managerial position
  • Strong expertise in development of country tourism /destination tourism/ FMCG/MICE Industry
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Experience in planning and development of large-scale events
  • Excellent presentation and data analysis skills
  • Very good negotiation skills and a high tolerance for stress


Then we look forward to receive your meaningful application (cover letter, CV, references) as well as your availability and salary expectation via our online portal. If you need further Information, please contact We are looking forward to receive your application.

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