The National Federation of Women's Institutes (NFWI) is the largest women's organisation with almost 220,000 members. It plays a unique role in providing women with educational opportunities and the chance to build new skills. Listed below are any current job vacancies at the NFWI. If there are no jobs listed, please try again later.
Events and Conference Co-ordinator
Denman, Marcham, Oxfordshire
Denman is a residential adult education college owned by the WI, set in 17 acres of beautiful grounds in the picturesque village of Marcham near Abingdon. This is the creative home of the Women’s Institute for courses focusing on cookery, craft and lifestyle. Denman offers excellent working conditions in a beautiful setting, as part of dedicated team.
Events and Conference Co-ordinator
£15,040 per annum for 25 hours per week
We have a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic individual with events experience to contribute to the high quality learning environment at Denman. You will coordinate events and bookings with external clients, administer internal events and provide general administration support across the department.
You will be highly customer focused with a positive attitude and have meticulous administration skills. You will also be an effective problem solver with an ability to find solutions and have strong organisational skills.
You will have GCSE English Grade A*-C or an equivalent qualification/experience and be comfortable using Microsoft Office packages. Previous experience working in an events department or in a hospitality environment would be desirable and a familiarity with databases, booking systems, websites and CRM would also be advantageous.
Denman is open 7 days a week, so you need to be flexible with your working hours to support its activities throughout the year. You will work 5 days in 7 (Monday to Sunday) including some weekend working.
For an application pack, please contact the Human Resources department, on email@example.com, or 020 7371 9300 ext. 231. Please refer to the job description and person specification when you explain your suitability for the post.
The closing date for receipt of completed applications is Friday 12 May 2017.
No agencies or media please.
£18,946 per annum
35 hours per week
We are looking for a self-motivated, friendly and reliable individual to join our front-facing Resources department. You need to have experience or the desire to provide a high standard of service, as it is the main point of contact for members and potential members as well as general enquiries and will have exposure to the NFWI Board of Trustees.
The department is the central contact point for the NFWI Head Office, by telephone, email and through the website. It is also responsible for Head Office building maintenance and overseeing the arrangements for meetings, including setting up equipment and organising lunch and refreshments. The department is also responsible for incoming and outgoing post and is reliant on the organisation’s membership database to organise large scale WI Mailings.
Our ideal candidate will have good administration skills gained in an office environment including knowledge of Microsoft Office and confidence using a database. Experience of working with a wide range of people, such as clients, members, customers and staff is also essential.
You will be a team player, with plenty of enthusiasm and willingness to provide an excellent customer service. You will also have strong communication and organisational skills along with good attention to detail, a flexible approach and the ability to multi task.
For more details and recruitment pack, please contact the HR department on firstname.lastname@example.org or 020 7371 9300 ext.231.
Closing date: 5th May 2017
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Registered office: 104 New Kings Road, London SW6 4LY. Contact telephone number: 0207 371 9300.
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