Careers & Jobs

Events Coordinator

Lex Leisure

Riviera International Centre

South West

£21,000 - £23,000 Per Annum - up to £23,000


Riviera International Centre, Torquay

This is an outstanding career opportunity for an individual who is passionate about the events industry, and would like to join an organisation that prides itself on providing exceptional customer journeys, in both the events and leisure sides of the business.

The Riviera International Centre is an iconic destination site in the South West with extensive conferencing and event facilities, including a conference auditorium, arena/exhibition hall and additional meetings and function rooms.

We are looking for an individual, ideally with some experience in the events or hospitality industry (although this is not essential), to coordinate and oversee events and functions at the RIC. To be successful in this role you will have a strong work ethic, possess an eye for detail and be proactive and flexible. The role will require a hands on and structured approach to all tasks

Main Duties

  • To coordinate events from the planning stages through to delivery of the events.
  • To maintain regular communication with event clients.
  • To carry out event related administrative tasks in a timely manner.
  • To liaise with, and support the Food & Beverage Team to achieve the above.
  • To help maintain a high standard of service throughout the department.
  • To help maintain a high level of Health & Safety within the department.

The Person

  • Will ideally have experience in the events and/or hospitality industry (not essential).
  • Will possess a friendly, approachable and ‘can do’ attitude.
  • Will be passionate about providing exceptional customer care.
  • Will have a keen eye for detail and be able to multitask.
  • Will be flexible - evening and weekend work will apply.
  • Will be computer literate.
  • Will have a desire to overachieve in a challenging but rewarding industry.

What can Lex Leisure offer you?

  • Competitive salary
  • Generous annual leave
  • Employee health cash plan
  • Employee discount portal - discounts on travel bookings, high street vouchers, gift cards, cinema tickets, days out, leisure activities and your day to day spending
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Use of local corporate gym membership
  • Pension Scheme
  • Company sick pay
  • Career progression
  • Training and development

Lex Leisure is a well established business that is continuously growing. Successful applicants can look forward to joining a company that can offer career prospects and believes in investing in its people.

How to Apply
Please apply with a cover letter and attach your CV to


The Parkwood Leisure Holdings Ltd Group are proud to be Equal Opportunity Employers that are committed to inclusion and diversity.

If you are interested in applying for this role, we suggest that you do so at the earliest opportunity to avoid disappointment as interviews will be held throughout the process. Please note that if you have not received correspondence within 21 days then please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Applications by: 19/08/2022