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Reference: 59804

Date Added: 8 March 2017
Closing Date: 27 March 2017

Job Title: Events Manager

Working For: Conservatives Campaign Headquarters

Location: London

Salary: Competitive salary dependent upon experience

Job Details

Overview: An exciting opportunity has arisen in the role of Events Manager at Conservative Campaign Headquarters. The successful applicant will plan and co-ordinate a varied programme of successful and unique events with the aim of raising revenue for the Conservative Party.

Roles and responsibilities:

  • Arrange and project manage events for Party Donor Clubs and major fundraising events.
  • Deal with administration and queries arising from events to ensure their flawless execution.
  • Brief speakers prior to an event and, for several events, manage a large team of staff to run fundraising activities.
  • Co-ordinate with speakers on a regular basis to secure diary dates and invite them to events.
  • Organise and implement a comprehensive package of events during the annual Party Conference.
  • Source venues for external events.
  • Produce detailed budgets for events, and ensure projects stay within a set budget.
  • Raise Purchase Orders and deal with invoices from events, liaising closely with the Finance Department for their payment.

Qualifications, skills and experience required for this role:

  • Degree level or equivalent candidate preferred.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and discretion.
  • Exceptional organisational skills with the ability to multitask on several events at once.
  • The ability to manage a large team during events.
  • Financial competence and the ability to manage a budget

The successful applicant is likely to have a good track record in event management plus a good understanding of Government and Parliamentary operations.

Closing Date: 27 March 2017

Interview/Start Dates

Application Details

If you have the skills required to succeed in this role, please visit www.conservatives.com/work-for-us, and then download our application form in Word format.
Please submit this to hr@conservatives.com or send to HR Department, CCHQ, 4 Matthew Parker Street, London SW1H 9HQ.

Website: http://conservatives.com

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