Project Co-ordinator (Events)

Vacancy posted: Wednesday, 15 February 2017

Salary: Competitive salary
Location: Edinburgh

Closing date: 02 March 2017

Project Co-ordinator (Events)


Salary – Competitive 

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to provide support to the Director of Member Engagement on a full-time basis.  This is an exciting and varied role which will include assisting with event plans, conferences and key presidential events. 

Principal Duties

  • To assist the Director of Global Member Engagement with the administration and organisation of events and conferences in the UK and assist our international chairs with their plans. This will involve researching potential venues, liaising with the venue re: requirements, sending out promotional material for events, calling members to generate further bookings and monitoring responses.
  • To provide pre-event administrative support for events including but not limited to taking bookings, processing payments, preparing attendance lists, name badges and publicity materials
  • To provide ‘on the day’ support for the conferences to ensure they run smoothly.  This will require attending the conferences, managing registration and providing a high-level of customer service to guests. 
  • To provide post-event follow up support including updating the database, gathering feedback, and providing post event analysis
  • To report on feedback received highlighting any action points
  • To support the development of the International communities by providing relevant updates and assisting with enquiries
  • To provide a high-level of customer service to members via telephone and email interaction relating to both event and general enquiries
  • To support the Director with the general day-to-day running of the Edinburgh office, including supporting meetings, conference calls and ordering catering and office supplies where necessary
  • To support and develop internal ICAS procedures relating to event management and promotion, suggesting changes where necessary

The ideal candidate for this role must have:

  • Excellent verbal and written skills with the ability to communicate effectively at different levels, from students to partners and chief executives.
  • The ability to edit, publish and update content on the ICAS website and other digital channels.
  • Excellent organisational and event management skills.
  • Strong project management skills.
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office suite.
  • IT skills with extensive knowledge and demonstrable experience of database functionality, including a proven ability to extract information and present it in credible reports. 

If you are interested in this role please apply on S1 Jobs by sending your CV together with a covering letter outlining why you believe your skills and experience make you the ideal candidate for the role. 

Closing date for applications is 2 March 2017 at 5pm. 

No Recruitment Agencies please

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Contact Name Charlene Revie
Address The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland
CA House
21 Haymarket Yards
EH12 5BH
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