Senior Events Assistant.

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
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Closed for applications on 18/04/2021 23:59
£27,741 - £30,451
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Job Category:
Arts / Tourism
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Closing date:
18 Apr
Further Information

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council prides itself on being a great place to work where staff are trusted, valued and supported to make a positive contribution at work. Despite the pandemic the Council continues to have ambitious plans for the future.

Stockton Borough Council is committed to retaining its leadership role and further developing Stockton’s’ reputation as a creative and dynamic events Borough where quality of life is enhanced by a range of vibrant Arts, Festivals and Events.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an energetic, hardworking and self-motivated individual to join the Council’s successful Event Service and be part of the journey to deliver extraordinary and unexpected event experiences for residents, businesses and visitors to the Borough.

The post holder will support the technical planning and operational delivery of the Council’s annual events programme which includes Stockton International Riverside Festival, Stockton Sparkles, Cycling Festival and Fireworks Display.

Duties will include pre-planning and the onsite production delivery of events of differing complexity and scale. The post holder requires strong competence of the event planning process, including risk management methods and reporting and will be required to work closely with partners, external event organisers and other stakeholders in the staging of events on council land.

We are looking for an individual who has a strong working knowledge of outdoor events, with considerable experience of site management including management of event crews, external contractors and suppliers, event health and safety and technical delivery.

This post is temporary until 31 December 2021

We offer an excellent total reward package including a competitive salary, generous Pension Scheme and annual leave entitlement as well as access to a number of additional employee benefits and a wide range of learning and development opportunities.

For an informal discussion, please feel welcome to contact Gareth Hughes, Event Production Manager on 01642 528805.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.