Events Assistant

Vacancy ID: 8497
Main Location: LCC - Elephant and Castle, London UK
Hours: 35
Contract: Permanent
Salary: £25,645.00 - 29,851.00 per annum
Closing date: August 16, 2022 10:55 pm

The role

As Events Assistant, you will work closely with the Events Coordinator in supporting the delivery of London College of Communication’s events programme. This includes handling all event requests and the events calendar, as well as the coordination and smooth delivery of a wide programme of events that attract external audiences, contributing to the positive experiences of our staff, students and graduates. The role demands an outstanding level of internal and external customer service, exceptional organisational skills, and a strong eye for detail ensuring that all events follow the required procedures and are programmed correctly and efficiently.

Why choose us?

London College of Communication is part of University of the Arts London and is a pioneering world leader in creative communications education.

For the fourth year running, University of the Arts London is the world’s second University for Art and Design in the QS World University Rankings® 2022. Our diverse and talented community comprises over 5,000 academic, professional, and technical staff. Together we are committed to social purpose. This includes creating a better a more sustainable world and championing race equality.

We offer highly creative working environments that inspire staff across all areas to fulfil their potential and continuous training to further develop their skills and expertise. We also offer hybrid and flexible working practices, and excellent staff benefits to improve your work life balance

Your Profile

You will have knowledge of and an interest in creative communications including design, media and screen and/or the arts. You will have relevant experience of administrative work with excellent organisational skills and a good eye for detail ensuring accuracy. You will be experienced at working both independently and collaboratively and have knowledge and experience of supporting events. You will have strong communication skills and be able to provide strong customer service with a positive and responsive attitude towards staff, student and general public.

In return, University of the Arts London offers generous leave, an attractive pension and salary, and a commitment to your continuing personal development and training in an environment that encourages excellence, creativity and diversity.

UAL is committed to addressing the under-representation of staff from Black and Minority Ethnic communities, using our student profile as a reference point.

If you have any general queries, you may contact Lesley Wilkins, Resourcing Adviser, or telephone: 020 7514 7985

Interview date – 6 September 2022 

UAL is committed to creating diverse and inclusive environments for all staff and students to work and learn – a university where we can be ourselves and reach our full potential. We offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements and Staff Support Networks. We welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds, including race, disability, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion and belief, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, and caring responsibility.

Candidates are advised to submit applications early.

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