Date Added: 30 March 2017
: 1 May 2017
Job Title: Events Producer
Working For: Royal Society of Arts
Salary: Circa £31,414 per annum commensurate with skills and experience, + benefits
We are looking for a creative and intellectually curious Events Producer to join our busy and ambitious public events team.
The RSA runs one of the UK’s most exciting programmes of public debate, providing a platform for leading international public thinkers and inspirational practitioners. RSA event podcasts, videos and animations reach a global online audience of millions, and engage a lively community of RSA Fellows and the wider public across a range of social media platforms.
We need someone with substantial experience of live events management, who is engaged in and excited by contemporary culture, current affairs and ideas. You will design and deliver a range of events in the public programme, which includes keynote lectures, topical lunchtime talks and debates, panel discussions and policy Summits.
You will need excellent writing, research and editorial skills, and an ability to grasp and digest specialist knowledge quickly and translate this into engaging and accessible public events content - as well as an eye for fresh developments in public engagement. You will have strong administrative, logistical and people skills, as well as a keen interest in the aims and values of the RSA, and our original research work across Creative Learning & Development, Public Services & Communities, and the Economy, Enterprise & Manufacturing.
The role offers a fantastic opportunity to make a contribution to a high-profile and innovative ideas platform which has impact at a global scale.
The RSA combines thought leadership with civic innovation to further human progress. Building on our 260 year history as a beacon for enlightenment values, the RSA is currently at an exciting period in its history. We provide platforms for leading experts through the UK’s most ambitious free public lecture series, our projects generate new models for tackling the social challenges of today and we are building on our network of over 27,000 Fellows around the world – these are achievers and influencers from every field with a real commitment to progressive and social change.
Closing Date: 1 May 2017
Closing at midnight.
Interviews are expected to take place in the week commencing 8 May.
For more information and to apply for this internship, please download the application pack from the RSA website https://rsa.peoplehr.net/Pages/JobBoard/Opening.aspx?v=771a2e00-d90b-4930-a280-b15e2304c2e0.