Event Operations Manager, The Pear Tree

Event Manager (Weddings) - £22k £25k + benefits  

The Pear Tree, Purton, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN5 4ED 

Full Time   

Start Date June 

The perfect marriage of something old and something new, this charming country house wedding venue in Wiltshire now boasts an elegant Orangery, a glorious garden terrace, and luxuriously furnished bedrooms.  

Artemis at The Pear Tree are embarking on a large-scale recruitment process to meet the demands of our forward booking schedule, which is full with events that had to change booking dates due to lockdown.   

If you are an experienced professional hoping to restart your hospitality career, then our company can provide what most others can’t, a secure future with lots of pre-booked work, and plenty of ongoing advancement opportunities.  

We are looking for a passionate Event Manager based at The Pear Tree the successful candidate must be self-motivated, have a passion for good food and service, calm under pressure and be able to work in a small team. Experience in weddings and conferences, 100+ covers, plated preferred, together with a strong background in food led establishments.  

Artemis is a company that is proud to provide the finest quality, modern British food and drink to high end wedding clients, across 10 beautiful, privately owned estates around the UK. Part of the Artemis Group, The Pear Tree is well regarded locally, operating as an elegant wedding venue with demanding clientele who expect nothing but the highest levels of service and everlasting memories. 


  • 1 years’ experience as an Event Manager/Coordinator in a position used to providing catering for 100+ covers 

  • Own transport is essential due to the location  

  • Candidates must be eligible to work full-time in the UK 


  • Report to the General Manager  

  • Some lone working 

  • Management plus delivery of both administrative and operational aspect of the weddings 

Benefits of working with us 

  • Exceptional hours with only a few very late nights 40hrs per week 5 days out of 7 

  • Overtime paid 

  • Company bonus scheme 

  • Pension scheme 

  • Trips, tickets to concerts and activities 

  • H&S – training will be given 

  • Food Hygiene – training will be given 

Salary £22k - £25k per annum   

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