Youth and Students Events Organiser

Expiring today

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Location
Finchley
Salary
£26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted
22 Sep 2017
Closes
25 Sep 2017
Ref
HQ00170965
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Are you an established events organiser with a passion for working in the charity and not for profit sector?

We have an exciting opportunity for you to join a passionate Jewish organisation who organise a large number of national and international major tours and events for 5-18 year olds.

Working closely with the Informal Education Director you will be responsible for coordinating and organising a large volume of events taking place throughout the year. Key responsibilities will include creating and updating a timetable of work for all events and projects, ensuring agreed budgets are appropriately managed as well as researching, visiting and booking sites for events. You will source and organise equipment, transport facilities, food and other resources as well as organising medical and security staff for events. In addition you will engage with parents to arrange transport for participants outside of London. You will have the opportunity to create brochures and enrolment forms.

The successful candidate must have demonstrable experience of organising numerous major events and have experience of working with youths or youth related organisations. This role requires you to have exceptional organisational and multi-tasking skills with the ability to work to tight deadlines. You must have excellent communication skills with the ability to engage with a variety of adults and young people in a diplomatic manner accompanied with excellent IT skills. An understanding of the Jewish community is desirable with knowledge of how youth events and programmes operate.

A full job description will be provided to candidates short-listed by Prospectus.

Please apply with a Word Document copy of your CV. Cover letters will be required at short-listing stage.