Research Events and Projects Officer

Parkinson's UK
13 Sep 2017
10 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Research Events and Projects Officer GBP29,000 per annum 35 hours per week Permanent contract Based in London We are the Parkinson's support and research charity. Among our greatest strengths are our people, the enthusiasm of our local groups and supporters, and the commitment of our staff. We continue to work to find a cure, and improve life for everyone affected by Parkinson's. You could be part of helping us achieve this. We are currently looking to recruit a Research Events and Projects Officer on a permanent basis. The successful applicant will perform a crucial role within Research directorate. You will take full responsibility for planning and organising a variety of research events and provide support to the Research Grants programme by managing assessment panels and committees as required. You will also be responsible for planning, managing and evaluating a variety of projects within the directorate. To be successful, you must have demonstrated experience of planning and managing events and projects. You will also have excellent communication skills both written and verbal with the ability to prioritise and manage multiple competing projects and tasks. If you are excited about the role and want to make a difference, we would love to hear from you. For further details on how to apply, please click on the Apply on Website button. Closing date: 25 September 2017 Interview date: 5 October 2017 Please note, only candidates shortlisted for interview will be notified. Parkinson's UK is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from disabled persons, including those with Parkinson's disease. Parkinson's UK is the operating name of the Parkinson's Disease Society of the United Kingdom. A charity registered in England and Wales (258197) and in Scotland (SC037554) No agencies.