Special Events Manager

Cricklewood, London (Greater)
£37,120- £42,317 per annum
17 Jan 2019
04 Feb 2019
Full Time
Contract Type

Are you an experienced, confident and articulate events manager looking for a fantastic opportunity to develop a successful Special Events programme?

Our client is delivering some of the most exciting Special Events in the UK and they are seeking a talented and enthusiastic individual to join them as Special Events Manager. This role is available due to the current post-holder relocating.

Position – Special Events Manager
Contract - Permanent, full time
Location – Cricklewood, NW London
Salary – Band F, Level 2 (£37,120- £42,317) per annum
Department – Philanthropy and Partnerships

This charity make sure people living with MS are at the centre of everything they do. And it’s this commitment that unites them across the UK. Their work is based on the hopes and aspirations of the MS community.

Together they campaign at all levels, fund ground-breaking research and provide award winning support and information. Their people are their greatest asset and the key to their success. The organisation offer a vibrant, progressive environment where you will make a difference.

About this job

The programme of events has grown rapidly over the past few years and is focused on delivering high quality and high profile fundraising and cultivation events, for a philanthropic and corporate audience. The programme includes small and large scale events, with a previous event raising £1million net. Our client has worked at venues such as the Southbank Centre and St Paul’s Cathedral. They work with Event Committees, celebrity supporters and a highly committed Appeal Board to deliver events, which brings together high-profile, engaged and well-connected individuals passionate about their cause and ambitious plans for the future.

Internally, they have fostered a close relationship with their Trustees and experienced Executive Group, who support their activities as much as they can.

The Philanthropy and Partnerships team works within a lively and creative fundraising department where they collaborate to ensure supporters get the very best donor experience.

You would be working on delivering a busy events programme ranging from research centre tours, networking events, annual dinners and flagship events raising over £300,000 - such as a major art auction. You will also have the opportunity to develop new events in partnership with committees, with the support of the organisation to create a sector leading Special Events programme. You would also be positioned to lead a small team to deliver excellent events and support philanthropy, corporate partnerships and trusts.

Our client offer 27 days annual leave (excluding bank holidays), a 35 hour working week, travel loan and various other benefits such as supported developmental opportunities. 

Closing date: 4 February 2019
Interview date: 13 February 2019


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