Events Manager Recruitment


Could you take the lead on our major events?

We’re looking for someone who is good at planning and working under pressure to take the lead role in putting together some of our major events. You’ll be good at coming up with ideas, working through the detail and working with teams of volunteers to put together a high quality, memorable event.

Title: Event Manager, Durham Scouts
Responsible to: Assistant County Commissioner (Events)
Remuneration: This is a voluntary role however all reasonable travel expenses will be paid

Role summary and purpose

As an Event Manager for Durham Scouts, you’ll be responsible for planning and delivering one or more (to be discussed with the successful candidate) of our major events. You’ll take an idea and turn it into reality, delivering a high quality and memorable adventure for our members. It’s not always glamorous but it’s definitely rewarding as you work with staff members, volunteers and suppliers to bring it all together.

Event Manager - Summer events for Beavers and Cubs

We're currently looking for someone to help us organise our Summer events for Beavers and Cubs - the Big Day Out every 2 years and the Beaver Picnic every other year. The role involves putting together an activity programme including hiring external activities, promoting the event, recruiting a team of volunteers, planning the day and delivering a really great event! We have lots of experience within the Events Team of delivering these events and lots of collateral is available from past years.

More information

For more information and how to apply, please download an information pack:

Events Team Event Manager Recruitment - March 2016

There is no application deadline.