Conference Co-ordinator (Maternity cover)
Fixed term contract from April 2018 to May 2019, Full time
Department: Estates and Campus Services - Conferencing
Salary: £26,407 to £30,026 pa inclusive of London Weighting Allowance
You will support the promotion and sale of events and conferences and you will also be responsible for the day-to-day administration and coordination of conference business, special events and activities and to ensure customer satisfaction.
You will be ambitious and self-motivated with experience of the event industry. You need to be calm under pressure and driven and motivated by a busy working environment, There may be a need for you to assist with marketing activities that include attendance at trade fairs and exhibitions which may require some travel and overnight accommodation You will need excellent inter personal skills and to be flexible in terms of working patterns that will include evening and weekend work.
This is an exciting time for the University; our new £35m state-of-the art library has just opened and we are continuing to develop a number of external partnerships across the globe.
We have a strong emphasis on supporting our students to reach their full potential in order to launch themselves onto successful graduate careers and we are embarking on a radical programme of enhancement in learning and teaching across all our academic areas. ‘In the Complete University Guide 2018, Roehampton is the highest-ranked modern university in London. Modern, or new, universities are defined as those granted university status post-1992. Complete University Guide does not itself define modern universities and does not produce a separate league table in which these are ranked.’
The University has a beautiful, vibrant parkland campus, is located in the heart of southwest London and offers excellent facilities for researching, learning, teaching and working.
To find out more information about the role and what we’re looking for, visit the Working at Roehampton section of our website where you will find full details, how to apply, as well as further information about the benefits of working for us.
The closing date for completed applications is: 19th February 2018
It is expected that interviews will be held on: 28th February 2018
The University is an equal opportunities and ‘disability confident’ employer.