Head of Events

7 days left

Recruiter
Third Solutions
Location
Horsham
Salary
40000.0000
Posted
03 Feb 2017
Closes
03 Mar 2017
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Community and Events fundraising team for a medical research charity you will lead the development of the events strategy, manage the existing programme and manage the team.

MAIN DUTIES
To lead the strategy, management, development and implementation of the charitys events programme to achieve KPIs and fundraising targets.
To be personally responsible for delivering events within the portfolio.
To support identification and development of new relationships and profitable new partnerships working across community and events teams utilising all contacts and supporters.
To ensure that participants are recruited cost-effectively and supported with exemplary care to maximise their sponsorship value and future support. To attend and take part in events as required.
To lead and manage the events team to achieve success.

ESSENTIAL EXPERIENCE
Experience of fundraising events management particularly in developing and organising successful events to meet fundraising targets.
Experience in using digital marketing channels and social media for successful event recruitment.
Experience of developing strategic and annual plans and planning and controlling budgets.
Proven experience in leading and managing a team, including monitoring performance, objective setting and review.
Experience of managing performance and monitoring of third parties.
Experience of managing health and safety and risk assessments for events.

PERSON SPECIFICATION
Excellent interpersonal skills and a strong relationship developer.
Effective under pressure.
Understanding of the use of digital marketing and social media in events fundraising.
Self starter/self motivator.
Excellent verbal and written communications skills.
Organised approach to planning workload and a good time manager.

IMPORTANT NOTE

Our aim is to respond to all successful applications within 5 days. If you havent been contacted within 5 days your application has been unsuccessful and your details will not be held further but we positively encourage you to apply for any other positions that you may see in the future..