Events Manager .
A fantastic Events Manager role working for a leading British arts institution
The National Portrait Gallery houses a unique collection of all forms of portraiture of the people who have made or who are currently contributing to British history and culture. The Gallery attracts over 2 million visits a year and is among London’s most popular attractions, it reaches and engages these, and further UK and global audiences, with its extensive display, exhibition, research, learning, outreach, publishing, digital and national programmes.
Position: Events Manager
Contract: 21 Month Fixed Term Contract
Salary: £26,500 per annum
Closing date: 9am Friday 28th April 2017.
Interview date: Monday 8 May 2017.
About the role:
The National Portrait Gallery hosts approximately 130 ‘out of hours’ events per year. This includes a number of internal events, corporate partner and sponsor bookings and private venue hires. Reporting to the Head of Events, the Events Manager is a key member of the Events team and the wider Communications and Development Department at the National Portrait Gallery. The post holder will be responsible for managing and delivering a programme of internal events as well as overseeing a number of events held at the venue by their Supporters, Corporate Partners and Venue Hire clients.
The successful candidate will be educated to degree level (or equivalent), with proven previous event management experience ideally gained within a museum or heritage organisation. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are vital to this role, along with a high level of proficiency working with customer relationship databases. Excellent customer-service and administrative skills, along with meticulous attention to detail, discretion and diplomacy is essential.
You may have experience of the following: Events Manager, Not For Profit, PR/Marketing, CRM, Customer Service, Museum, Corporate Partners, Supporters, Heritage, etc.
This vacancy is being advertised by Easy Web Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by Easy Web Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.