Job Vacancy: Events Officer

9 Oct 2017

British Swimming is seeking an Events Officer to join our Events & Communications team based in Loughborough, reporting into the Events Manager.

The purpose of the role is to organise all national events and functions for the aquatic disciplines as required, and to support on the delivery of international events (hosted in the UK).

Responsibilities will include working on all aspects of British Swimming events from the initial compilation of the domestic calendar, management of budgets, arrangement of event logistics, working with volunteers and providing administrative and practical support at the venues.

The Events & Communications Team are looking for an enthusiastic individual who can play a key role in event management for all of our sports. British Swimming’s national events span the UK so ability to travel is essential.

The individual will have experience of working in event management and experience of organising sports events would be very advantageous.

The successful candidate is required to be able to work effectively to strict deadlines across a busy events calendar and will often be required to work unsociable hours. Excellent organisational skills and an ability to work under pressure are essential. They will have a successful track record of delivering innovative events to a high standard.

If you feel that you have the skills and attributes for this position then we would like to hear from you.

Full Time - Permanent

Salary – £29,956 per annum

To obtain an application pack, email [email protected]

Closing date: Monday 23rd October 2017 at 12.00pm

Interview date: Friday 27th October 2017 at SportPark, Loughborough

Please note that due to the volume of applications individual feedback may not be possible and you will only be contacted if you have been successful in being shortlisted.