We are seeking an Engagement and Events Officer, who will support and help to lead on the development, planning and delivery of events, on a regional, national and international level, that deepen the University’s engagement with philanthropists, senior donors, key volunteers and alumni.
The post holder will develop and implement an outstanding and integrated supporter and volunteer engagement strategy and an annual operational plan informed by KPIs and in consultation with fundraisers and alumni relations professionals.
The ideal candidate
You will have significant proven experience of event project management and of having a creative and aspirational approach to developing and progressing new schemes and initiatives for high value audiences and with successful business outcomes.
You must have excellent written, proofreading, listening and verbal skills and a proven ability and willingness to network, build and maintain working relationships with a variety of individuals of all levels, both inside and outside the organisation.
You must demonstrate experience of providing excellent customer service in your work and of being a highly organised individual with the ability to prioritise work, reach decisions quickly and work effectively in a busy environment as part of a team.
The client requests no contact from agencies or media sales.