We are recruiting an Events Assistant to support the Events team in delivering fundraising activities and engaging supporters, through effective administration, communication and project management and generate income and awareness for this leading UK disability charity.
The Charity are UKs largest voluntary sector provider of services for people with disabilities, they do everything humanly possible to empower people to live their lives as freely and as fully as they choose. Working in both the UK and internationally. Since 2008, the international development programmes have supported over 23,000 children in school and over 26,000 disabled adults into employment across Africa and Asia.
In this role you will help implement marketing plans for specific events activities, write and produce imaginative promotional materials to attract supporters and identify and research new promotional opportunities and maintain and develop existing relationships.
You will help deliver participant management programmes to maximise supporter engagement and income including assisting with the writing and producing of newsletters, training programmes and fundraising support materials, motivating participants via phone calls and emails and responding to queries in a timely manner.
Also you will organise small scale events including managing the invitation process, liaising directly with venues and suppliers, negotiating best prices for products and services and recruiting and briefing volunteers.
The Candidate will have demonstrable experience within fundraising, strong organisational, multi-tasking and administrative skills, excellent communication skills, both written and verbal and an ability to build strong relationships.
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.
We apologise that we cannot contact everybody in person but thank you in advance for your interest.
Third Solutions encourages applications from individuals of all ages & backgrounds. Appointment will be made on merit alone but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK. Third Solutions acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment & an employment business for temporary recruitment as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Business Regulations 2003.