26 days ago
  • LevelMid Level
  • ProfessionsEvent Manager, Project Manager, Account Manager
  • TypeFull Time
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom

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Closing Date: 04-Jun-2024

We are looking for a Development Events Manager to join the National Theatre Development Team.
The purpose of the role
The Development Events Manager’s role is to organise a portfolio of events and support of larger annual fundraising events. They are responsible for creating and delivering a variety of events that align with supporter benefits, in order to engage potential supporters and further develop relationships with existing supporters. The role works collaboratively with the fundraising and membership teams in the department, to best meet the needs of supporters and maximise income.
The successful candidate will have experience of managing events and strong project management skills. They will have excellent organisational and communication skills and the ability to work on their own initiative as well as in a team. They will be used to working in a fast-paced environment and to managing multiple events simultaneously.
The successful candidate will have the following:
  • Experience of effective events management and successful project management
  • Ability to work to one’s own initiative
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Exceptional communication skills when working with a range of different groups of people
  • Experience of effective collaboration
If that sounds like you, this may be the role for you!
Download the Job Description here.
Working with us will give you…
  • Complimentary staff tickets for shows and NT Talks and Events, subject to availability and policy.
  • Discounts in the NT’s bars, cafes, restaurants, and bookshop, as well as in local businesses (from Wagamama to local childcare providers & gyms on and around the South Bank)
  • Access to interest-free season ticket loan and Cyclescheme partnership
  • Pension schemes with Legal & General and NEST
  • Sabbatical option, subject to agreement and policy
  • Generous sick pay
  • Family-friendly employer with supporting policies
  • Hybrid and flexible working, subject to agreement and policy
  • Training and Development Programme via e-learning platform, and specialist in-person training relating to role.
  • On-site Occupational Health and welfare support
  • Free-to-access Employee Assistance Programme, enabling counselling and mental wellbeing support, financial and legal advice, and advice on caring responsibilities.
  • On-site staff canteen and bar
  • Staff networks including Amplified: The Ethnically Diverse Network; Disability Staff Network; LGBTQ+ Network; Parents and Parents & Carers Network
  • The NT is also a member of Parents and Carers in the Performing Arts (PiPA)
Please note
The closing date for the receipt of a completed application is Tuesday 4th June 2024 at 12 noon.
We support and encourage people from a variety of backgrounds, experiences and skill sets to join us and help shape what we do. As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for our vacancies.
If you would like to speak to someone about any adjustments or have any questions you can email recruitment@nationaltheatre.org.uk and we will be in touch with you to make the necessary arrangements.
People Department 2024

Skills Required

  • Event Management
  • Project Management
  • Communication Skills

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