Special Events Manager

Location London
Flex Type Full time flexible
Role Basis Contract / Interim
Salary £43617
Company Charity People

Are you looking for a new role as a Senior Special Events Manager where you can utilise your HNWI relationship management skills? I am delighted to be partnering with a leading health charity to recruit a Senior Events Manager for an 8-month contract. This is an incredible opportunity to work with them during one of their biggest ever years.

Title: Senior Events Manager
Line manages: Events Manager and Events Coordinator (up to 4 staff members)
Salary: £43,617 pro rata
Location: London Hybrid (2 days a week in the office- but very flexible and family-friendly)
Hours: Full-time 35 hours but open to compressed hours or part-time too
Contract: 8 months

About the charity
The charity exists to transform the lives of seriously ill children giving them the best chance to fulfil their potential. They are a leading brand with a flexible culture. You would join a high-performing team that leads on incredible special events raising huge sums of money.
About the role
The role will lead on and oversee special events, providing knowledge and experience for team members, as well as innovating to identify new events and areas for improvement across the calendar. The events include a golf day and an anniversary carol concert with dinner. You will lead the development and implementation of the Special Events priority area of the GOSH Charity Fundraising Strategy to raise significant income. You will work with HNWI members of committees and manage their involvement in the events. You will innovate and co-create new event concepts within the Special Events team and the wider fundraising team.

About you
You will have brilliant special events experience and a wonderful experience in managing and motivating events committees. You will have a great understanding of the High-Net-Worth individuals. You will have excellent communication skills to effectively engage with stakeholders at all levels within the organisation. You will have evidence of working with external fundraising committees and senior volunteers to deliver high-value events. Proven experience in managing and delivering high-level events with significant income targets is important.

If you are a dynamic Special Events and relationship expert with excellent communication, problem-solving, and influencing skills, then I would love to hear from you. To express your interest in this role please email a copy of your CV to Katharine@CharityPeople.co.uk . As the role has been advertised before we are sharing CVs on a rolling basis so please do get in touch as soon as you can.

Charity People actively promotes equality, diversity, and inclusion. We match charity needs with the skills and experience of candidates, irrespective of age, disability (including hidden disabilities), gender, gender identity or gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, or sexual orientation. We do this because we know greater diversity will lead to even greater results for the charities we work with.

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