Events Officer

Harris Hill
£26,633 - 29,592 per year
Closing date
20 Jul 2022

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Fundraising, Events Fundraising
Health & Medical
Full Time
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Job Details

Harris Hill are delighted to be working with a leading cancer charity in their search for an Events Officer to maximise net income by delivering key third party events including runs, cycles and triathlons, maximising their amount raised and repeat participation rates.

Location: London, Glasgow, Sheffield or Cardiff, hybrid with minimum 2 days in the office

  • You will deliver a range of third party events with a focus on growth in net income and engagement of participants.
  • You will Implement supporter journeys, building excellent relationships with participants, ensuring we reflect best practice in supporter retention and development to maximise the amount raised.
  • You will Implement post event stewardship journeys to retain participants, delivering an increase in repeat participation for the charity.
  • You will manage the logistics and delivery of your events including training days, cheering points and post-race receptions and events.
  • You will manage the registration process, web systems and maintain database records for all event supporters by liaising with all relevant internal teams and external fulfilment companies.

Ideally you will be:


  • Passionate about the difference your hard work can make, you'll be dedicated and enthusiastic about working in the charity sector.
  • Your relationship building skills and positive approach will engage a range of stakeholders, from event providers to fundraisers.
  • You'll manage recruitment, stewardship and on the day event experiences - and will be empowered to create an engaging and stand-out journey for everyone who signs up for events within your care.
  • Your previous experience might be in another area of fundraising or event management, and you'll be looking to make the next move in your career to gain experience and exposure to high profile fundraising events.

Salary: £26,633 - £29,592 per annum
Location: you can be based in any of this cities: London, Glasgow, Sheffield or Cardiff, hybrid with minimum 2 days in the office
Deadline: 2nd May at 8am
Contract type: Permanent
To find out more please email a copy of your CV to or call 02078207315. Only successful candidates will be contacted.


Harris Hill has been providing the Charity and Not-for-Profit sector with high quality recruitment solutions for over 27 years. In the past year we have worked on more than 3,000 charity vacancies (approximately 2,000 permanent and 1,000 temporary) and are continuing to grow, developing new teams to respond to the strong demand for specialist charity professionals.

Our teams focus on specific functions within charities including Fundraising, Marketing/PR/Digital, Data Management & Business Support, Finance, Human Resources, Temporary and Executive-level roles.

We are committed to delivering a level of excellence to both candidates and clients alike and have an unrivalled reputation for finding talented people their ideal charity jobs within the UK's leading national and international charities and non-profit organisations.

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