If you have seen a role as an Events Manager which you would like to apply for then you will come from a background in admin, hospitality, customer services.
An Event Manager plans and manages events of all sorts of sizes in different locations depending on the company or clients you are organising for. The events could be of a different nature each time depending on whether you organise events for a company you work for or whether you organise events for clients.
Whichever way you will need to be a client facing person, who is outgoing and confident. You will need to be good at researching places, venues and negotiating on costs and details.
Related: Event Planner Cover Letter Example
If you have found a role in which you are looking to apply for, please see the below covering letter which you can use as a guide.
Event Manager Cover Letter Example
222 Every Road, Any Town, AA1 1BB
Mrs Jane Smith
Application for the role of Event Manager
I would be very interested in applying for the role of Event Manager which you have got advertised in (which publication and when).
I have been managing events for a number of years now mainly weddings and parties and I am now looking for a new challenge and would like to get involved with organising corporate events for companies such as you have advertised.
I am an outgoing person who talks to people confidently. I am a keen negotiator and I like to ensure that I get a good deal for my clients. I have a wide knowledge of venues and locations and I feel that this knowledge would be worthwhile to your company. I have also made a lot of contacts from caterers to entertainment and feel that I have a lot to offer.
Please find enclosed my CV for your consideration. Should you be interested in my skills please do not hesitate to contact me and I will be happy to answer any questions that you may have regarding my skills and experience.
Thank you for taking the time to read my letter and CV.
I look forward to hearing from you.