Events Assistant £19-21K Tech Central London

Inspiring Interns
Central London, London
06 Jul 2017
05 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The UK's biggest community of engineers and developers, bringing our 60,000+ members together to discover, learn and adopt the latest technologies, practices and ideas in software engineering. Host more than 2000 events every year, from community meet-ups, to training events and hackathons. As a community-led organisation, all content and events are created with, and for members. Recently relocated to brand new offices - CodeNode- the UK's largest technology-dedicated venue.

Day-to-day activities will include:

  • The position is 60% physical work and 40% administration so you will need to be happy being on your feet a lot of the time
  • We’re looking for an Events Coordinator to work on our early shift from 7am – 4pm
  • Room set ups / on the floor assistance 60% 
  • Manning the help desk, reception, event sign in area and printing 20% 
  • Bar coordinating, re-stocking and ordering 10% 
  • Back office planning, admin, post, deliveries 10%

Key candidate requirements for the role:

  • Experience working in Events
  • Be ready to lift chairs/tables and set up rooms
  • Understand how to keep our clients happy
  • Take initiative and get ‘stuck in’ as and when needed 
  • Quick at picking up systems 
  • Enjoy meeting people and a great customer manner 
  • Good written communication skills
  • Punctual, Reliable, Driven and Smiley 

What are the perks of working for this company?

  • On-the-job training 
  • Young passionate Team
  • Open and inclusive community

Upon successful completion of probation period:

  • Receive a pension contribution, of up to 2.5% of gross salary, matching their own contribution
  • Participate in the company private health scheme with subsidised gym membership at Virgin Active
  • Receive a £35 per month allowance to operate their own smart phone
  • Receive childcare vouchers if desired