We require a part-time Events Co-ordinator to assist the Development Manager in the efficient and effective running of the Development Office, particularly focusing on the range of events run by the department. The Development Office aims to establish a long term culture of giving throughout the school community. The successful candidate is likely to have an understanding of fundraising practice and be integral to the running of an exemplary and highly professional service.
The paid working week is 18.5 hours and actual hours will be dependent on the various events organised by the Development Office and the successful candidate will need to be flexible and be available to work in the evenings and at weekends. The salary range will be £9,198 to £9,774, dependent on qualifications and experience.
Experience of events co-ordination for both small and large scale events is required. In addition, excellent interpersonal and communication skills, as well as administrative skills and proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office software.
Applications should be in the form of a letter, addressed to Mrs Suzi Squires, Development Manager, and should be supported by a full Curriculum Vitae along with the names, addresses and contact details of two referees. They should be sent by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to the HR Administrator, Erskine Stewart's Melville Schools, Ravelston, Edinburgh EH4 3NT.
The closing date for applications is Friday 02 June 2017 and, following shortlisting, interviews will take place during the week beginning Monday 12 June.
The successful applicant will take up post on Tuesday 1 August 2017.
If you would like to discuss the post informally, please contact Mrs Squires by email at email@example.com or by phone on 0131 311 1131.