Job title: Events Logistics Coordinator
Region: London or Home Based
Contract: Fixed Term Contract to 29 April 2022
Salary: £23,800 to £25,000 Per Annum (plus £4,452 London Weighting, if applicable) Pro Rata
About The Royal British Legion
Careers in Fundraising
Across the country, in every city and on every street, the Legion is there to support our Armed Forces community. As the largest charity of our kind, we have 235,000 members, 60,000 volunteers and a network of partners all helping us give support wherever and whenever it's needed.
With over 200 employees, our Fundraising teams form an important part of this pack. Their passion and collaboration bring in millions of pounds every year. Money that goes on to improve and change the lives of this community.
It's this mission, this scale, this challenge and the values we all live by, that makes the Legion such a fulfilling place to thrive.
As a directorate we commit to ensuring our supporters feel valued, and driven to deliver fundraising that is effective, agile and sector leading. We do this by putting supporters at the heart of everything we do, and by embedding a learning culture in our teams where process improvement and innovation are embraced and celebrated.
So, if you want to give your days meaning. To put your passion into a role with real impact. To support people and be supported yourself. In an inclusive team that faces every challenge together. Whatever your interests and ambitions, we think you’ll find a role here that works for you, with career opportunities right across the UK.
The Royal British Legion Mass Events Team organises a range of unique cycling, running and walking events across England and Wales and overseas. We are proud of our tradition of producing high quality fundraising events, which we deliver from end-to-end, ensuring that participants have the best experience and raise as much as possible to help the armed forces community.
We are looking for a highly motivated Events Logistics Coordinator who will be responsible for planning and delivering our in-house and third party fundraising events.
Your background may be commercial, not-for profit or the Armed Forces; regardless of where you have come from you will have gained experience of operationally delivering mass participant events to an excellent standard.
You’ll be confident in managing multiple projects, monitoring budgets, supplier management and meeting required standards for health and safety. You’ll be passionate about delivering high quality events that deliver excellent participant experience through meticulous planning and stakeholder management.
As a collaborative member of our Mass Events Fundraising department you’ll be involved in providing an excellent on-the-day experience to our event participants at events in the UK and overseas.
The candidate can choose to be based at our London office (Haig House, 199 Borough High Street, London, SE1 1AA), or home-based with some travel to our London office required.
As an inclusive employer, we welcome conversations on flexible working and any reasonable adjustments that may be required.
We believe that the compassion, understanding and service we show each, and every individual customer should be reflected in the way we all support, respect and include every individual who works with us.
It’s because of this that we have strived hard to create a One Legion culture that we can all feel part of and succeed in. It’s why we make sure that you have the opportunities you need to learn and develop. It’s why we’re invested in making RBL a truly inclusive place to work, where everyone can be themselves. It’s why you’re welcome, whoever you might be.
It’s why we welcome applications from people with diverse backgrounds and experiences.
How to Apply
Please apply by clicking ‘Apply online’.
Closing date for this role is: Sunday 31st October 2021.
We reserve the right to close this vacancy when we are in receipt of sufficient applications. Should you wish to apply for this post you are advised to complete and submit your application form as soon as possible.