Events Lead

Location
England,London
Salary
£18.00 - £25.00 per hour
Posted
14 Feb 2019
Closes
14 Mar 2019
Ref
3533608
Contact
Verity Slade
Job Discipline
Other
Experience Level
Manager
Sectors
Public Sector
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full Time
Senior Events Officer £18-£25.00 per hour -Central London to start ASAP
Looking for an experienced event organiser to work with the Communication Division's conferences & events team for 2-3 months and could be the option to be extended.

The job involves undertaking a wide range tasks to ensure the smooth and efficient running of the events, including: preparation of conference materials and badges; dealing promptly with enquiries from event hosts, delegates, speakers, sponsors, exhibitors, partner organisations; and pro-active on-site event management tasks - dealing efficiently with delegates, speakers, venue staff and managing presentations.

As well as assisting other members of the team with their events the post holder will be required to lead on managing some events themselves. Raising invoices for large events will also be required. Successful candidates will be highly organised and have substantive experience of working on large events - both on-site and in the office. Ability to prioritise while working on several projects concurrently is required. Experience of using Events force software is essential. Good verbal and communication skills are essential for the post and an ability to work well under pressure and to tight deadlines.

A flexible approach to work hours is required - the post will be based in our Waterloo office but will require travel to events and may include overnight stays.

If this role is of interest, please do apply ASAP with an up to date word version of your CV highlighting all your relevant experience -please do apply ASAP as they are looking for someone to start as soon as possible

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