Vacancy

Events Executive

18/10/2017 12:00 pm

An outstanding opportunity has arisen for an exceptionally well organised and enthusiastic graduate to gain a complete portfolio of event experience on which to build a career in the industry.

Salary: £22k
Contract: 12 month contract
Working Hours: 35 hours per week
Location: based in London

The Catholic Trust for England and Wales (CaTEW) is the Trust established to conduct the work of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of England and Wales.

We have an opportunity for an Events Executive to assist the Events and Operations Manager in all of the events that CBCEW is involved in.

Typically work will be office based but at times, work will be on site, with clients or supporting event logistics.

Some evening and weekend work is essential.

Key aspects include:

  • The preparatory work and assisting in the running of Adoremus, the Eucharistic Pilgrimage and Congress, which is being held in Liverpool in September 2018. This is expected to be the largest Catholic event in Britain since the Pope visited, with over 10,000 people attending over 3 days.
  • To assist in the production of all routine event and marketing activity.

The right candidate will:

  • Have outstanding office and administrative skills including exceptional IT capabilities.
  • Have good interpersonal skills to communicate clearly with other members of staff, senior managers and people important to events and CaTEW: excellent presentation and etiquette are essential.
  • Have good team work skills as these have a major impact on the smooth running of any event.
  • Be able to work independently.
  • Be physically competent and capable of manual handling as needed.
  • Be incredibly motivated, passionate about success and sympathetic to value based activity.

Apply

If you would be interested in applying for this position please send your CV with a covering letter detailing why you are interested in this role to Michaela.kelly@cbcew.org.uk

Closing date for Applications is Friday 3 November 2017

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