Job Title: Events Manager
Hours: Full time/ Maternity Cover 9-12 months (37.5 hours per week)
Salary: £30k - £33k
We are working in partnership with a maritime welfare charity that meets the practical, emotional and spiritual needs of seafarers and their families, irrespective of religion or ethnicity.
The charity is seeking to appoint an Events Manager to manage the events team to deliver the annual income and expenditure budget. The successful individual will need to demonstrate the following:
- Experience of staff management and team building in a lively and fast-moving environment
- Experience of large event planning and execution
- Sales experience, ideally selling sponsorship of events and recruitment of participants
- Experience in networking and relationship building, both internally and with external suppliers
We are seeking an engaging individual with excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to work within a team and on their own initiative. You will have strong attention to detail and excellent planning and time management skills.
If you have the skills and experience required, then please submit your CV in a word document, with a supporting statement, to firstname.lastname@example.org quoting our reference JO1393.
Closing date for applications: 24 August 2017, however please apply without delay
Interview dates: 31 August or 1 September