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Event Officer

  • Employer: Camden Council
  • Reference: SC/19/97121
  • Published: Tue 07/05/2019, 12:43 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 19/05/2019, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week.
  • Salary: £28,910 – £33,531
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: 5 Pancras Square, London N1C 4AG
Location: 5 Pancras Square
Salary: £28,910 – £33,531
 
Contract Type: 2 years Fixed Term Contract, Full time, 36 hours per week
Alternative flexible working options available/open to discussion 
Click HERE for information on Camden’s flexible working options
 
Leading Camden’s events management
 
We are seeking a highly experienced, competent, and dynamic Event Officer with substantial event management experience to work in our Arts and Tourism team with a wide range of clients and multiple partners. This role requires the post holder to work with both community and corporate clients, primarily in the booking and delivery of events for our Parks and Open spaces and untraditional spaces. You’ll be responsible for supervision and duty management of events in the Camden Centre venue, to include bar operations as well as some financial administration.
 
The successful candidate will be responsible for the development of an existing client base to increase the business capacity and income for the service; responsible for operational management administration of location and venue hire for event delivery in Camden.
 
You’ll be a dynamic and innovative individual with a background in local government and direct experience of event project management across indoor, outdoor and senior levels.  You’ll bring significant knowledge and experience of event management including event licensing procedures, process and guidelines whilst demonstrating excellent customer care standards. You’ll be commercially astute recognising opportunities for Camden and develop relationships; communicating effectively, liaising and negotiating across a range of clients, partners and external stakeholders.
 
To succeed, you’ll possess experience of managing complex personnel, audience and public challenges in delivering the duty management aspects of events. You’ll have a can-do attitude and be able to work effectively on your own initiative and as part of a team, supporting the services delivery and the council’s wider aims.
 
Please email us events@camden.gov.uk if you would like further information or arrange a chat in the first instance.
 
This role is subject to an enhanced DBS check.
 
About Camden 
 
Camden’s main offices are located in modern, award-winning offices at King’s Cross. You can expect an exceptional range of benefits including discounted access to the onsite leisure facilities with swimming pool, recognition and reward for high performance with progression and pay increases, flexible and agile working hours and access to a leading pension scheme.
 
Camden is proud to be the country’s first Timewise council and as part of this accreditation, we work to help parents balance work with childcare. This fits in with our aim to be leaders in innovative, flexible and part-time working that allows for different patterns of care and for parents to share childcare responsibilities.

Click HERE to see the full details of our excellent benefits

Make it work for you. Make it your Camden.

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How to apply
 
To apply for this job please follow the "Apply" link. In the ‘Why you?’ section of the application form you will be expected to explain how you meet the key requirements for this role listed in this advert. When explaining how you meet each of the requirements, please give examples that clearly demonstrate your skills, knowledge and experience. When writing your examples give a brief description of the situation or task but focus on the actions you took and the result of your actions.

Camden is committed to making our recruitment practices barrier-free and as inclusive as possible for everyone. This includes making adjustments or changes for people who have a disability or long-term health condition. If you would like us to do anything differently during the recruitment process, or provide any information in an alternative format, please contact us on 020 7974 6655, at resourcing@camden.gov.uk, or post to 5 Pancras Square, London N1C 4AG.

Closing dates for applications: Sunday 19th May 2019 23:59
 
Interviews to be held: TBC
 
Please quote reference: 1900009A
 
To view the Job Profile please click HERE
 
Camden welcomes new employees on a monthly basis; next available dates for induction are 20th May, 17th June and 15th July 2019
 
  • Employer: Camden Council
  • Reference: SC/19/97121
  • Published: Tue 07/05/2019, 12:43 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 19/05/2019, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week.
  • Salary: £28,910 – £33,531
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: 5 Pancras Square, London N1C 4AG

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