Vacancy: Events Manager
Posted on 11th April, 2022 in Opportunity
We are seeking to recruit a talented, energetic and efficient Events Manager with a creative and innovative approach to promoting contemporary Africa. They will be responsible for designing, managing and implementing the Royal African Society’s programme of events, designed to engage the Society’s members and the public at large throughout the year. The events, which can be physical, virtual or hybrid, range from small workshops to large scale conferences, often delivered in close partnership with other members of staff and with external partner organisations.
The successful candidate should have a track record of devising and delivering successful public and private events, demonstrate a good grasp of detail, reliability, being a self-starter, and the ability to work with a wide range of partners in the both the public and private sectors. They will work under the guidance of the Director and Deputy Director, but have confidence to act autonomously when necessary, and to work harmoniously with our small but dynamic team.
For more information and to apply, please read the job description and note the dates below.
Send your CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline: Friday, 6th May 2022, 5PM GMT.
Notification: if shortlisted, you will be notified by Wednesday, 11th May 2022.
Interviews (via Zoom): Monday 16th and Tuesday 17th May 2022.
Start date: w/c Monday, 6th June 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter.