Events Officer - Sports & Adventure

Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
£31,142 - £35,075 per annum
Posted
18 Aug 2017
Closes
04 Sep 2017
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

ABOUT THE ROLE

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a lively, dynamic and driven fundraising Events Team. Over the last decade, Breast Cancer Care has built up a strong events function, with events currently accounting for a third of the charity’s overall voluntary income.

We are now looking for an experienced Events Officer to help deliver our Sports and Adventure Events portfolio – currently comprising of running events, triathlons, cycling events, overseas and UK challenges. The post holder will work across these events, maximising participant numbers and income.

We are looking for someone experienced in delivering charity fundraising events who is able to lead on marketing campaigns, develop supporter engagement plans and bring experience of building relationships with third party event organisers and tour operators.

You will have outstanding organisational, communication and marketing skills as well as being a key team player and able to deal with conflicting demands and meet tight deadlines.

The post holder will also have line management responsibility for one Events Assistant.

ABOUT US

Breast Cancer Care is the only specialist UK-wide charity dedicated to providing support for people affected by breast cancer. Our vision is that every person affected receives the best treatment, information and support.

Since 1973, we’ve been caring for, supporting and campaigning on behalf of people affected by breast cancer. Today, we offer a unique range of services including one-to-one support over the phone and online from specialists and people who’ve been there, plus local group support. From the moment someone notices something isn’t right, through to their treatment and beyond, we’re there to help them feel more in control. 

Breast Cancer Care is an inclusive employer committed to developing a diverse workforce.

Closing date for applications: 9am on Monday 4 September

First interviews: Friday 8 September

Second interviews: Thursday 14 September