Salary: 25,000 – 28,000 plus competitive benefits package
Location: Head Office, Blackpool Business Park
FSB is seeking an experienced events professional to join FSB’s existing national events team. The National Events Coordinator will be responsible for the delivery of national events from the outset and be involved with all aspects of the event management process. You will be involved in the planning, organising and delivery of UK wide events ensuring delivery within budget.
The National Events Coordinator will also be responsible for all operational, implementation and post event activities as well as interaction with clients. The successful candidate will be accountable for a range of operations processes and projects across multiple FSB divisions, joining the team at a very busy time with a full upcoming programme of events including high profile awards Business Masterclass series and Conferences. This is an exciting opportunity to join the team which delivers FSB’s biggest annual events including the FSB awards.
The successful candidate will have previous experience in event coordination with excellent organisational and administrative skills and a high level of computer literacy in all Microsoft packages. You will liaise with high profile stakeholders therefore so you must possess a calm, professional and confident approach at all times.
As experts in business, we offer our members a wide range of vital business services, including advice, financial expertise, support and a powerful voice in government. Our aim is to help smaller businesses achieve their ambitions.
Established over 45 years ago to help our members succeed in business, we are a non-profit making organisation that’s run by members, for members.
Members get an exclusive package of great value business services including advice, financial products and support. These cover a wide range of benefits such as tax, legal and HR, local network groups, business banking and mentoring.
We don’t only provide fantastic membership benefits - FSB is also the UK’s leading business campaigner, focused on delivering change which supports smaller businesses to grow and succeed. Our lobbying arm starts with the work of our team in Westminster which focuses on UK and English policy issues. Further to this, our expert teams in Glasgow, Cardiff and Belfast work with governments, elected members and decision-makers in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.
All applicants must be able to provide at interview stage their highest education certificates as listed on their CV and verification of their eligibility to work in the UK
The policy of FSB is that all job applicants and employees shall be given equal opportunities in all the areas of employment. This means that job applicants and employees will not receive less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, colour, race, ethnic origin, religious beliefs or disability. Neither will they be disadvantaged by conditions or requirements that cannot be shown to be relevant to the job
Applicants are advised to apply early, we reserve the right to close a vacancy prior to the closing date if a high number of applications are received. If you are successful and short listed for interview you will be contacted by email.
All applications to be received by Friday 20th September 2019. Any applications received after this date will be held on file for a maximum of 3 months and reviewed if the first round of applicants are unsuccessful.
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