Events Assistant

Overview

We are looking for a proactive and hardworking individual with experience of working in corporate hospitality and events.  You will be an excellent communicator with the ability to multitask and work to competing deadlines. You should have great attention to detail and be a strong team player.

Description

Reporting to: Events Manager

Purpose of role: To provide support and assistance to the Events Manager

Type of contract: 12 month fixed-term contract, six month probation

Working pattern: Part time, 14 hours per week, with the possibility of additional hours

Salary: £20,000 pro rata

 

We are looking for a proactive and hardworking individual with experience of working in corporate hospitality and events.  You will be an excellent communicator with the ability to multitask and work to competing deadlines. You should have great attention to detail and be a strong team player.

 

In return the Foundling Museum can offer you:

  • 25 days annual leave (pro rata for part time staff)
  • You will be eligible to join a group contributory pension scheme 6 months after your start date, (and when probation has been successfully completed)
  • Discount from the Museum Café and in Museum Shop
  • Option to participate in the Fair Care Childcare Voucher scheme

 

Background

The Foundling Museum explores the history of the Foundling Hospital, the UK’s first children’s charity, and celebrates the ways in which artists of all disciplines have helped to improve children’s lives for over 275 years. Our programme of regular public events includes exhibitions, displays, weekly lunchtime concerts, talks, performances, workshops and drop-in family activities.

 

To apply: Please send the following to Miss Kathryn Wilson at the Foundling Museum, 40 Brunswick Square, London, WC1N 1AZ or email kathryn@foundlingmuseum.org.uk

  • A covering letter outlining your suitability for the post
  • An up-to-date curriculum vitae
  • An indication of your availability for interview on Friday 26 September

 

Closing date: 0900, Wednesday 17 September 

Interviews: Friday 26 September 

Closing Date

Wednesday, 17 September 2014

Job Reference

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To apply for this job, please email hazel@foundlingmuseum.org.uk.