I am working on behalf of a leading youth charity who is hoping to appoint an Events Manger on a permanent basis. Based in their busy corporate partnerships team you will be required to manage and develop the events portfolio that are vital to maintaining partners.
Lead and develop the national events strategy that will maximise the opportunities for sponsorship and income generation.
Plan and execute large scale events, working in collaboration with the wider fundraising teams.
Develop new events that maximise income and reach.
Drive a culture of innovation across the fundraising events portfolio
Establish ambitious but realistic targets for events activity
Secure sponsorship to supplement income and reduce expenditure where possible within the events portfolio
Have the ability to manage a diverse workload and prioritise to meet deadlines
Be highly organised and self-motivated
Experience of delivering events from concept to delivery
Experience of working with a range of partners across the charity, private or public sector
Experience in sales or new business would be highly desirable
Experience of building successful relationships with senior staff in business
Experience of developing marketing and communication plans