London, Greater London (Hybrid)
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

This is an exciting opportunity for someone who wants to broaden and build on their experience in events, to join a small and successful events team at Universities UK International, an award-winning group, part of the membership body Universities UK representing more than 140 UK universities. 

This role will support all four of the event functions: logistics, content, sponsorship and marketing. You will work closely with the Events and Sponsorship Officer, handling all delegate and speaker correspondence, taking a key role in the running of the events programme, both in person and online, and taking the lead on managing logistics – for events from international conferences with more than 300 delegates, to roundtables with 30; from topical webinars to high profile in-person events with senior government ministers and university vice-chancellors.  

 The Events and Marketing Assistant role requires strong written and verbal communication skills, together with excellent organisational abilities and excellent customer service. An interest or knowledge of the higher education sector will be an advantage, as would previous events marketing experience, but more importantly you must have a willingness to learn and a proactive approach.

The post holder will be able to choose to work a mixture of in the UUK offices in central London and at home, however they must be available to attend the office for event days and for other core business reasons. A willingness and ability to work out-of-hours at times is necessary.

Interviews are expected to take place on 26 July 2022.

Posted on: 08 July 2022
Closed date: 18 July 2022 at 23:59
Job ref: UUK03222
Tags: Communications, PR, Marketing

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