Royal Horticultural Society
Woking, Surrey
£22,000 per year
Contract, Fixed Term Contract until end of July 2022, Full-time
Job description

Events Coordinator

Fixed Term Contract until end of July 2022

£22,000 per annum

RHS Garden Wisley, Woking, Surrey

37.5 hours per week, any 5 days in a 7 day period

The RHS is the world’s leading gardening charity and membership organisation, devoted to promoting and safeguarding the art, science and practice of horticulture. RHS Garden Wisley in Surrey is world-renowned and is one of the UK’s leading visitor attractions.

Showcasing 200 acres of spectacular gardens, RHS Garden Wisley welcomes over 1.2 million visitors annually. Over 50 small and large scale events are held at Wisley each year and we are now looking for a special person who can support the Events Team with the administration and co-ordination of our exciting events programme.

You will be an experienced Events Co-ordinator with a proven track record in supporting the administration and organisation of events for small and large audiences in an outdoor setting. Your remit will be to support the wider events team answering enquiries via e-mail and telephone for private events, processing invoices, researching and liaising with suppliers and occasionally supporting the team to deliver events onsite.

Ideal candidates will be able to think on their feet, professionally liaise with all levels and be able to perform under pressure. You will naturally be a team player with excellent interpersonal skills and be able to work on multiple projects simultaneously.

If you have demonstrable experience in events coordination and are passionate about gardens and the environment, then we would love to hear from you.

To apply please visit our website via the link and apply online.

All applications should be received by 4pm, Monday 11th October.

Posted on: 24 September 2021
Closed date: 11 October 2021
Tags: Admin, Fundraising