Special Events Manager

£38900 per annum
12 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Full Time
Contract Type

Prospectus is extremely proud to be partnering with Battersea Dogs & Cats Home as it embarks on an exciting new fundraising strategy.

Battersea is seeking to build on the success of its fundraising, diversify income streams and accelerate its investment across the fundraising mix in order to deliver an income of over £30m by 2020. To facilitate this ambitious growth plan Battersea are investing in twelve new fundraising positions, across all fundraising disciplines.

We are currently searching for a Special Events Manager to develop and manage the special events programme. The Special Events Manager will deliver a series of industry-leading events and help raise significant revenue for the organisation. The events this person will focus on are high profile and crucial to fundraising success each year. Marketing of these events will aim to engage with existing and new supporters across the UK. With oversight on the entire Special Events team, the Manager will oversee all special event initiatives and will also be responsible for leading the Event Committees for the Gala Ball and other prestigious events.

The selected candidate will have significant experience of managing special events and will have a proven track record of increasing support from a busy calendar of events. You will also have experience of managing expenditure budgets and reaching ambitious fundraising targets. The selected candidate will also possess a willingness to work flexibly during busy periods.

To find out more, please see our dedicated microsite. If you're interested in pursuing the role, please upload a Word version of your CV. Selected candidates will be provided further information on how to apply.