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Senior Events Executive

Demelza Hospice Care For Children
Post date
1 December 2021
Closing date
3 January 2022
Sittingbourne, Kent
£27,815.40 per annum
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We seek an individual with proven experience of running successful events, ideally in the charity or voluntary sector, to join our Events Team. You will have significant knowledge of budgeting and creating innovative events, mass participation products and campaigns. Please note this is a temporary post for a period of up to 12 months

You will have a wide range of relationship management skills which will demonstrate your excellent ability to communicate with a wide range of groups. You will be able to demonstrate excellent organisational skills with a high level of attention to detail. A good understanding and practical knowledge of Microsoft packages is essential, and experience of working with a fundraising database is desirable.

With your self-motivated approach to working, you will be innovative and committed to delivering high-quality donor care. This role will involve regular evening and weekend working, and regular travel across our operating region. Full driving licence and access to own vehicle for business use – or access to reliable transport arrangements – will be essential.

Demelza provides specialist care and emotional support for children and young people with serious and terminal conditions and their loved ones, across Kent, East Sussex and South East London.

Every role at Demelza contributes and impacts on our ability to support each child, young person and their family achieve the best possible life, whatever their challenges.

Apply now to join #TeamDemelza and be part of our passion and dedication to be there when we are needed the most.

For an informal chat please call Katherine Cordrey, Head of Community and Events, on 07825 275642

Closing Date – Monday 3rd January 2022
Interview Date – 17th/18th January 2022

For more information and to apply for this role, please visit our website –

Some of our vacancies receive high numbers of applications and we may close the vacancy early when we have reached a maximum number of applications. You are advised to submit your application as early as possible. Enhanced DBS Disclosure check may be undertaken dependant on role. Demelza is an equal opportunities employer. Registered Charity No 1039651. Demelza is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. To see how we process your data, please visit our website and view our Recruitment Privacy Notice.

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