WC2N, London
£26,704 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

We’re looking for a Junior AV Event and IT Support Technician to help us deliver great events for paying guests at the RSA House, and for our own staff.

We want someone who is keen to work with and support hybrid events and who can give the best experience for in-person and remote visitors. When you’re not doing events work, you would be helping the IT team with some light admin and supporting the RSA staff with IT Helpdesk requests.

Key skills and attributes we’re looking for are:
• Good written and verbal communication skills
• Excellent customer service and teamwork skills
• Strong ability to prioritise
• Some previous exposure to audio and video mixing, audio and video distribution systems, lighting and stage setup
• Proficiency at wireless and wired microphone management
• Knowledge of how to use projectors and LED screens
• Ideally some experience working with AV, perhaps in an events, charity or think tank environment

We offer great benefits, including 29 days holiday (plus bank holidays), additional wellbeing allowance, free fellowship throughout employment and lots more!

To find out more about this role, please download our job pack below or visit our website.


In order to apply, please click ‘apply for this job’ on the recruitment page of the RSA website and submit your CV. You will also be required to answer a series of questions. You do not need to submit a cover letter.

We cannot accept applications via email. All applications will receive an automated response.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 9am, 6 December 2021. Screening calls are expected to take place on 8 December and interviews will be on 13 December.

Please note that we cannot accept late, incomplete applications, and we can only consider candidates who apply through the online application process.

About Us

We are the RSA. The royal society for arts, manufactures and commerce. We’re committed to a future that works for everyone, a future where we all can participate in its creation. With over 250 years of heritage in making significant social impact, we bring together, our rigorous research, proven change process, influential ideas platforms and our global community of over 30,000 problem solvers united in a desire to deliver solutions for lasting change.

To achieve this, we ask everyone – our staff, our Fellowship, our collaborators, our partners and wider society – to commit to our values and world view, and strive to achieve genuine positive impact in our lives. This isn’t something we can achieve overnight. But we are asking you to join us all on this journey. The commitment you make now, is a commitment to be with us, to shape us, to challenge us, and to stimulate us all, to find better ways of thinking, acting and delivering change.

It represents the pact you sign when you join us. A pact that represents everything we do, every decision we make, and every action we take.

And it represents how we act. In a way that represents our values, with rigour and proven processes. A relentless spirit. Open minds, and an open door.

We bring to life our Commit to Impact brand idea through every organisational touchpoint, so we can ask everyone who interacts with us: will you?

We invite you to be part of this change. Join our community. Together, we’ll unite people and ideas to resolve the challenges of our time.

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Posted on: 17 November 2021
Closed date: 06 December 2021
Job ref: Junior AV Event and IT Support Technician
Tags: IT, Digital