London, Greater London
£27,000 - £29,000 per year + Benefits
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Events Organiser - 18 Month Fixed Term Contract

£27,000 - £29,000 + Benefits

The Biochemical Society is one of the largest learned societies in the UK biosciences, dedicated to advancing the molecular biosciences that underpin and explain the essential processes of life.

The Biochemical Society organises a busy programme of events throughout the year, including scientific conferences, training events and Society events.

We are seeking a proactive Events Organiser to effectively support in the delivery of the Group’s events and training.  In this role, the post holder will ensure the effective management and delivery of the Group’s events (onsite, hybrid and online), including all logistics and operations.

You will be tasked with the delivery of a range of scientific meetings and training events as allocated by the Head of Conferences and Events . Using your initiative, you will manage delegates and speakers for all allocated events: set up and manage online registration; produce reports such as attendee lists; create and distribute joining instructions and other communications in conjunction with relevant staff; process speaker expenses.

The successful candidate will be educated to degree level with at least 3 years’ experience of the organization of conferences and education courses, preferably in the learned society/association/medical sector

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Closing date: 1 July 2021 

Interview dates: 6 & 7July 2021

“Please note that this role is home-based for and as such interviews will be virtual”.

For more information, please visit our website.

Please send a CV and covering letter by email via the link . 

The Society is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive community - a place where we can all be ourselves and succeed on merit. We offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies to support staff from different backgrounds.

The Society also takes the security of your data seriously. It has internal policies and controls in place to ensure that your data is not lost, accidentally destroyed, misused or disclosed, and is not accessed except by our employees in the proper performance of their duties.

Please note that due to limited resources it is not possible for the Society to acknowledge receipt of applications. If you do not hear from us within two weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

“We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United Kingdom. However, we are not able to sponsor visas.”

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Refreshed on: 25 June 2021
Closed date: 01 July 2021
Job ref: BS1806
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