The Canal & River Trust is one of the UK’s largest charities, we maintain 2,000 miles of historic canals, rivers, docks and reservoirs, along with museums, archives and the country’s third largest collection of protected historic buildings – preserving them for future generations.
We have an exciting opportunity for an Events Coordinator at the National Waterways Museum Ellesmere Port. The purpose of this role is to provide support to the Marketing & Communications function at the museum across two sites – Ellesmere Port and Gloucester – by providing coordination for the public events programme. The post is 29 hours per week Monday - Friday.
Working on a broad range of events from established boat festivals to new innovative ideas, you must have previous event organisational experience, be flexible, quick to adapt and comfortable with working on a range of tasks at the same time.
There will also be the opportunity to become involved in developing future events strategy for both Ellesmere Port & Gloucester.
Experience, skills and qualifications
In addition to your annual salary, we can offer a competitive contributory DC Pension scheme arrangement, and numerous other employee benefits, including several salary sacrifice benefits.
We aim to represent the diverse communities we are part of and welcome applicants from across all sectors
of the community. We strongly believe that a diverse workforce brings with it a diversity of ideas, thinking and ways of working which enhances what we do.
When you join the Canal & River Trust you become a member of an engaged team working to preserve our heritage for future generations. Come and put your skills to use on our waterways.
Find out more about the work we do on our website: https://canalrivertrust.org.uk/about-us