Wonderful opportunity for an experienced event co-ordinator or manager to create and deliver bespoke individual and group ‘experiences’ for seriously ill children and their families at this wonderful children’s charity. (FIXED TERM ONE YEAR CONTRACT)
Amazing children’s charity who have a massive impact on the lives of seriously and terminally ill children and their families, by delivering individual and group events and experiences throughout the UK – creating wonderful shared memories and brightening the lives of many.
You’ll be part of an amazing team of Project Managers who create and deliver bespoke individual experiences for seriously and terminally ill Children. You’ll take the project from initial application to completion, co-ordinating and administering all aspects of planning, research and development, and delivery, focussing on creating once in a lifetime experiences for the child. You’ll liaise with referrers, medical professionals and families to assess requirements of each project,and then think outside the box to develop creative solutions, to deliver that ‘once in a lifetime’ experience for the child. Your role will go from research to planning and co-ordinating the end to end experience delivery, co-ordinating all logistical, talent and supplier aspects, as well as liaison between all parties. As well as working on bespoke experiences, you’ll also deliver some group events, one day experiences for groups of children and their families.
You’ll already have proven event management experience, and co-ordination skills developed across a varied range of events, and you’ll have the appropriate diplomacy, sensitvity and excellent interpersonal skills to liaise appropriately with all relevant parties. Great attention to detail – you know how to dot the ‘i’s and cross the ‘t’s ensuring that delivery of your ‘experiences’ always surpasses expectations. The ability to add a creative mind to ensure the experience is as special and unique as it can be is also a key quality. Useful previous experience also includes liaising with varied suppliers, event travel logistics, and liaising with celebrity agents and publicists.
This is a wonderful opportunity to bring your exemplary event co-ordination, communication and delivery skills to this amazing organisation … and see your skills, abilities and efforts make a real difference to the lives of others.
If your experience matches the key requirements and responsibilities as listed above, please reflect these in your CV and click “Apply” now.