Special Events Manager

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Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£34,000
Posted
15 Sep 2017
Closes
29 Sep 2017
Ref
TS-HQ00170993
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Prospectus is pleased to be partnering with a leading UK organisation providing important care and advice to those with a terminal illness and their families. They are now looking to recruit a new Special Events Manager to manage a portfolio of exciting events as part of the organisation's leading events schedule. 
  
This is a key role within the wider team, delivering high value committee and corporate-led special events. You will manage the event life-cycle from conception through to completion, ensuring budgets are maintained, volunteer committees are engaged and post-event reports are run and fed back to senior management. Additional responsibilities will include working collaboratively with colleagues to engage a variety of stakeholders, sourcing and securing sponsorship and advertising options and maintaining the supporter database. 
  
The Special Events Manager will have a strong track record of producing successful high-profile events and experience managing volunteers and volunteer committees. You will be highly organised, creative and proactive, able to build great relationships across the organisation and externally. Your communication skills will be exceptional. 
  
If you would like to apply for this role, please submit your CV in Word format only; cover letters are not required at this initial stage. A full job description will be provided to candidates shortlisted by Prospectus.