SE1, London (Hybrid)
£45,000 - £48,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description
 
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The International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) is the world’s largest alliance of national societies of obstetrics and gynaecology, bringing together professionals from more than 130 countries and territories. For over 65 years, FIGO has collaborated with the world’s top health, rights and donor bodies. We are in official relations with the World Health Organization and consultative status with the United Nations.

FIGO is dedicated to the improvement of the health and rights of women and girls and to the reduction of disparities in health care, as well as to advancing the science and practice of obstetrics and gynaecology. We pursue our mission through education, research implementation, advocacy and capacity building with our member societies.

We are looking to recruit a Senior Event Manager.   This role is a recently evolved post that will contribute to the strategic development of FIGO’s Events function, as part of the organisation’s Communications, Engagement and Events team. 

You will lead the FIGO HQ Events team to ensure the effective organisation, management and delivery of the biennial FIGO World Congress, FIGO Regional Congresses and other events. The role will also ensure the provision of excellent consultancy and support services to our growing network of key decision makers, including FIGO Trustees, Congress Organising Committees and Scientific Programme Committees.

(For further detail about this role, please review the attached Job Description and Person Specification). 

We are an equal opportunities employer and are proud to employ a workforce that reflects the diverse communities we serve. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons from all backgrounds.

Location: The role is based from FIGO House, Waterloo, London SE1 with 'blended / hybrid working' i.e. with combined office and remote working.

Application Instructions

HOW TO APPLY
To apply for this position, please send your CV and cover letter outlining your experience and interest in this opportunity via the Apply button. Please note that applications without a cover letter may not be considered.

•Closing Date for applications : 11.30pm on Sunday 27th March
•Interviews will take place week commencing 4th April

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS POSITION IS OPEN TO THOSE WHO HAVE THE RIGHT TO RESIDE AND WORK IN THE UK. WE WILL EXPECT RELEVANT PROOF OF SUCH IF ASKED FOR AN INTERVIEW (PLEASE DO NOT SEND THIS INFORMATION WITH YOUR APPLICATION, THANK YOU).

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Refreshed on: 20 March 2022
Closed date: 27 March 2022 at 23:30
Job ref: SEM-110322
Tags: Marketing, Management

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