Are you entrepreneurial, creative, enthusiastic and full of ideas yet still manage to be highly organized?
We are looking for a Sales and Events Manager to join our Fundraising Team who can develop and run a year-round programme of fundraising events which raises income and builds support for Daisy Chain.
It is a varied and demanding role, needing you to manage the logistics of events and negotiate with suppliers as well as delivering memorable experiences for participants that give the satisfaction of supporting a good cause.
The role requires a strong team player who is responsible, methodical and who can demonstrate timely completion of agreed projects whilst remaining flexible. The Events Manager also needs to be able to work on a range of event management projects and tasks concurrently. You will work with a variety of internal and external stakeholders at very senior levels, and be expected to create long lasting relationships of trust with them.
Due to the nature of the role, you will be required to work some evenings and weekends, for which time off will be given.
We encourage you to apply early as we reserve the right to close applications early if the right candidate is found.
Hours-37.5 hours per week
Salary-£23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Daisy Chain is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of everyone in our care and therefore this post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.
This exciting role will work with the Fundraising team to increase the money we raise through our events. With excellent interpersonal skills the post holder will be tasked with planning, coordinating and evaluating Daisy Chains events to generate funds and raise awareness of the charity.To be successful in this role, were looking for someone with:
- A strong track record of organising a range of events to meet specific targets
- Innovation and creativity
- The ability to motivate people to get involved and lend their support
- Commitment to the work of Daisy Chain
- Enhanced sales and pitching skills