Events and Publicity Officer

Recruiter
WESSEX RESERVE FORCES
Location
Taunton
Salary
The salary is £24,663 per annum (pro rata).
Posted
13 Oct 2016
Closes
27 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

EVENTS AND PUBLICITY OFFICER (MATERNITY COVER) WESSEX RESERVE FORCES' AND CADETS' ASSOCIATION

A vacancy has arisen for an Events and Publicity Officer with the Wessex Reserve Forces' and Cadets' Association (RFCA), based in Taunton, Somerset. This position is full time, to cover maternity leave from 3 January 2017 to 8 September 2017.

The Wessex RFCA is responsible for promoting the reserve forces of all three of the armed services and the tri-service cadet organisations. A useful introduction to reserves and cadets may be found at www.wessex-rfca.org.uk.

Reporting to the Head of Communications, we are looking for an enthusiastic and dynamic candidate to use their skills and experience to raise awareness of the reserve forces and cadets, within the South West. This is a challenging role, working as part of a small and friendly team, focused on managing effective engagement with a variety of stakeholders, both within the armed forces and the wider community.

We would expect applicants to have at least two years' experience in an event management role and be able to demonstrate a proven track record of success. The successful applicant will be required to travel within the South West region and a pool car will be made available for these journeys.

The salary is £24,663 per annum (pro rata).

Annual leave, excluding public holidays, is 25 days per annum (pro rata).

For an application form and job description please click the apply button.

Completed application forms with Curriculum Vitae required by Friday 4 November 2016.