Events Assistant Internship

Employer: Run For All

Location: Leeds

Contract: Fixed Term (30 weeks, starting as soon as possible)

Hours: 30 hours per week (plus weekend work)

Salary: £18,750K (pro-rota) – Real Living Wage

Are you passionate about sport? Do you have experience or wish to gain experience assisting with events and would you like to work for a sporting events company with a difference? Then read on.

Run For All is one of the UK’s biggest not-for-profit sporting event companies, staging high-profile events including the Leeds 10K and York 10K, Leeds Half Marathon and the Yorkshire Marathon.

Run For All is now looking for an organised, efficient and enthusiastic Events Assistant to join its expanding Leeds-based team.

As an Events Assistant you will work across our portfolio of events to assist department Executives and Managers with event planning as well as specific projects. You will work to tight deadlines to help deliver innovative and exciting events on time and to budget. With exceptional attention to detail, you will also have excellent organisational skills and be capable of juggling several projects at a time.

To be considered for this role, applicants will need to demonstrate an interest in assisting with event organisation, be lively and dynamic with a genuine passion for sport and events and keen to develop as an event management professional. You will possess excellent communication skills and be proficient in a range of IT packages, including Microsoft Office, Word, Power Point and Excel.

With charity at our core, Run For All is looking to employ someone who understands the unique ethos and aims of the organisation. Applicants should be enthusiastic and hard-working, be flexible and have a positive attitude and a good sense of humour. 

It is desirable for the successful candidate to have a full clean driving licence and access to a vehicle. This role will naturally involve weekend and some out of hours working.

Qualifications: Educated (or currently studying) to degree level or equivalent in a relevant field.

Knowledge and Experience: A sound understanding of sporting events. You will be fully conversant with a range of IT packages, including Microsoft Office, Power Point, Word and Excel.

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To Apply: Send a covering letter, CV and event availability to anna@runforall.com no later than 9am on Friday 15th February 2019

 

 

 

 

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