Events coordinator

LSE IDEAS Events Coordinator
Location London, United Kingdom
Application deadline 13 June 2018
Contract type Fixed term
Hours Full-time
Salary Competitive and not less than £25,181 pa inclusive of London allowance
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LSE IDEAS is LSE’s foreign policy think tank. We connect academic knowledge of diplomacy and strategy with the people who use it.

The role

Leading LSE IDEAS’ busy events programme.

Key roles and responsibilities

Working closely with colleagues across the organisation, the LSE IDEAS Events Coordinator will be responsible for organising, managing and executing LSE IDEAS’ busy public events programme. They will liaise with speakers and academics on event content and arrangements, and lead administration of events, including budgets and updating LSE IDEAS staff.

Experience and skills

Candidates should have excellent written and verbal communication skills with an ability to communicate clearly, concisely and accurately to a wide variety of people. They need the ability to establish and maintain good working relationships with contacts outside the immediate team and to make autonomous decisions regarding own work, exercising initiative in selecting a best course of action from available options. Experience in a think tank or policy organisation is desirable.

Apply by submitting your CV and Cover Letter on the LSE Jobs site.