Conferences and Events Officer (14hpw)

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Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh
£26,809 (pro rata)
13 Sep 2016
29 Sep 2016
Conferences and Events Officer (14hpw)
Part Time
Contract Type

The Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) are the independent voice for housing and the home of professional standards. Their goal is simple – they want to provide everyone involved in housing the advice, support and knowledge they need to be brilliant!

They have an opening in their team for a part-time Conferences and Events Officer based at their office in Fountainbridge, Edinburgh, ideally located in the bustling West End of town. Working alongside another part-time Events Officer and reporting into the Conferences and Events Manager, you will deliver a comprehensive programme of conferences and events to promote policy and practice developments to meet the needs of housing professionals and those working in related fields. CIH organise a number of events and conferences, mainly across the Central Belt of Scotland, throughout the year and you would have a portfolio that you are specifically responsible for. CIH host around 20 events a year which includes an annual conference at the SECC and an annual Black Tie Awards Dinner.

They are looking for someone to bring their organisational skills and flare for customer service to this role. You will be passionate about providing good quality events which are impeccably organised, inspiring and provide customer satisfaction. The successful candidate will have experience of organising a portfolio of events and of managing more than one project at a time. You will be a self-starter able to work on your own initiative but also a proactive team player. The ideal candidate will have experience of working within a membership organisation and have knowledge of housing or public sector working.

This is a permanent, part-time role. The Chartered Institute of Housing is a great place to work with a good sense of team spirit in the office with everyone working together to achieve a common goal.

If you are an events organiser looking to join a busy vibrant team then please email us now for a full information pack.

How To Apply

If you, or anyone that you know, would like to find out more about this role, please email for a full information pack prior to making your application.

Closing Date: noon, Thursday 29th September 2016

Interview Date: Thursday 6th October 2016

This search is being conducted exclusively on behalf of CIH by BTA.

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