Senior Events Officer – Maternity cover

Association of Charitable Foundations

Location ACF office is based at 28 Commercial Street, London E1 6LS. Currently, all ACF teams are working from home.

Position Full time

Salary £27,700 p.a. - includes generous pension

Application deadline 8 February 2021
The application deadline for this role has passed

The Association of Charitable Foundations (ACF) is seeking a Senior Events Officer (maternity cover) to deliver and host a planned range of learning and development, networking events and forums across 2021.

ACF’s events programme provides its members with opportunities to undertake professional development, share best practice and discuss vital areas of concern for foundations and grant-making trusts.

ACF’s events programme is currently being hosted online therefore a significant amount of the Senior Events Officer’s role will be hosting online sessions ensuring smooth running, delivery and co-ordination of delegates, speakers and other content providers.

The ability to engage with members, speakers and other providers to drive and develop content and gather data and feedback to monitor success of our events and seminars is an essential part of this position. 

The Senior Events Officer will also work with our Senior Marketing and Communications Manager to ensure events are marketed accordingly, maintaining accurate and up to date information on our website and across booking platforms such as Eventbrite.

The successful applicant will have experience of planning, scheduling and delivering online, virtual events across a range of platforms and technologies.

Excellent organisational skills and experience of remote working, self starting and working to deadlines are all highly important to the success of the position.

The successful applicant will also possess the ability to work collaboratively with other departments to ensure that events are delivered successfully, safely and in accordance with ACF’s strategic objectives, policies and procedures. They will also support the Senior Learning and Events Manager to scope and define the need for future learning events and programmes.

Experience in a membership organisation or not-for-profit sectors would be highly advantageous but is not essential. 

Contract type: Full time, maternity cover
Location: ACF office is based at 28 Commercial Street, London E1 6LS.
Location note: Currently, all ACF teams are working from home in accordance with Government guidelines. This is under continual review.
Responsible to: Senior Learning and Events Manager          

Start date: No later than Monday 1 March 

To apply

Apply online at by 8:00am, Monday 8 February 2021.

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