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Reference: 72075

Date Added: 29 July 2019
Closing Date: 19 August 2019

Job Title: Senior Events Co-ordinator

Working For: Ambition Institute

Location: Manchester

Salary: £24,000 per annum

Job Details

We're searching for a driven, detailed and focused Senior Events Co-ordinator (internally known as Senior Associate, Events) who can lead small teams to deliver events and ensure high-quality, efficient and engaging training. You will work with Events Managers to help deliver seminars, conferences and large events across a number of programmes helping teachers to keep getting better at all levels.

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualities;

  • Line management experience with the ability to lead and empower small teams, including holding people to account whilst supporting their development
  • Ability to use own initiative to respond positively to change and/ or to challenging situations with a desire to seek solutions and make improvements
  • Ability to manage own complex workload, using project management experience where appropriate
  • Ability to liaise successfully across departments, working in a matrix style
  • Excellent communication skills, tailoring and using different approaches relevant to different stakeholders
  • A commitment to very high-quality delivery, spotting things that others do not
  • Budget management – deliver events on budget and use creative/innovative solutions to drive best value for money

Our offer

We are happy to be able to offer you;

  • Agile working - a dynamic and flexible internal culture that gives employees control over the way they work and supports wellbeing
  • A competitive annual leave entitlement of 25 days, plus bank holidays
  • A generous employer pension contribution of 11% (10% pension plus 1% NI rebate)
  • Competitive salaries rates and life assurance
  • Access to an interest free season ticket and bike loans, as well as eyecare vouchers
  • An Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) which provides confidential support for employees on personal or work-related matters.
  • A robust learning and development offer that ensures your continuous professional development

Closing Date: 19 August 2019

Interview/Start Dates

Interviews will be held 27 & 28 August 2019

Start date September/October 2019

Application Details

To apply and for more detail on the vacancy please visit our website


If you have any questions or queries please contact us via email jobs@ambition.org.uk

Please note that due to the volume of applications we receive, we will only be able to contact succesful applicants. If you don't hear from us within 2 weeks from the closing date, please consider your application unsuccesful on this occasion.

Website: https://www.ambition.org.uk/

Additional Notes