London, Greater London
Circa £26,000 - £28,000 per year depending on experience
Temporary, Full-time
Job description

As the Events Officer you will assist our Events Manager with special events including our annual Golf Day, Christmas Carol Service and our flagship Supper Club event to raise income and awareness of our charity.  You will help promote and manage our challenge events, specifically the London Marathon and the Royal Parks Half Marathon and assist in the wider programme of special events.

The role is varied and will include maintaining a CRM database for events, developing brochures for our Christmas Carol Service, sourcing fundraising prizes, helping to set up and run events and providing supporter care for our special challenge events.

Ideally you have fundraising and event experience and wish to progress your career in special events fundraising. You have sufficient experience to work on tasks independently but are equally comfortable working as part of a team.

You have an understanding of marketing and materials required to support events. You have strong communication skills enabling you to tailor communications, both verbal and written, to the target audience.  Your excellent interpersonal skills have ensured that you have established and developed relationships with a range of stakeholders and you will have the ability to foster good relations with supporters and work colleagues. 

If interested in this role please submit your CV with a covering letter stating why you are suitable for this role.

Closing date 29 July 2019

Early application is encouraged as we will review applications during the advertising period and we reserve the right to close the advert early.  Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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Refreshed on: 21 July 2019
Closed date: 29 July 2019
Job ref: EO/07/2019
Tags: Fundraising