Events Assistant

IPPR Events Manager
Location London, United Kingdom
Application deadline 10 January 2017
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IPPR is looking to recruit an Events Assistant. This role is based in IPPR’s Communications team, which works to ensure that IPPR has impact and influence across a wide range of audiences. You will work closely with colleagues to plan, develop, coordinate and deliver IPPR communications across a range of channels. You will have a particular focus on events.

The primary focus of the role will be to assist with the coordination and delivery of IPPR events programmes; this will include the logistical and administrative aspects of events management; liaising with speakers and funders; assisting with marketing activity and maintaining and updating records and systems, in particular IPPR’s database.

The ideal candidate will have experience of working in events in a busy office environment, excellent administrative and IT skills; the ability to manage a busy workload and respond pro-actively to changes in work priorities; excellent communication skills and an interest and knowledge in public affairs and public policy.

For more information and to download an information pack and application form visit the link below.

  • £24,777 per annum pro rata plus benefits
  • 4 month fixed term contract – full time (37.5 hours)
  • Based in London