Events Assistant - Space and Services
at Skills Matter in London
(₤23000 - ₤28000 per year)
Skills Matter was founded to help drive innovation in software engineering by bringing smart and creative developers together to learn and share new skills, discover emerging technologies and evolve practices and ideas.
With an unwavering can-do attitude and inherent belief in the brain power and creativity of our community, Skills Matter has grown from humble origins to 130,000 members strong in just over a decade.
We’re looking for an experienced Events Assistant to help us host hundreds of events organised at London’s largest venue dedicated to Technology Events. Assisting the Event Manager, you will help our clients with the space and services they need to create an awesome event experience.
As we are growing fast, we are looking for people who are keen to grow with us. If you work well in a team, have a can-do attitude and are keen to learn – from everything, every day – we’d love to hear from you!
About the role
We’re looking for an Event Assistant to support the successful delivery of tech events that are organised by our clients, in our funky tech venue.
You will be coordinating the successful set up of hired event spaces, the delivery of services by our internal teams (AV, Reception, Floor Team), and the timely provision of services by third party suppliers.
This is a very busy, fast-moving and varied role so you’ll need to enjoy that type of environment. A typical day? No day will be the same!
Strengths – Hands-on experience – Time management – Organisation skills – Attention to detail – Problem-solving approach – Positive and proactive attitude – Initiative, Enthusiasm, Flexibility – Excellent communication ( both verbal and written) – Team player – Reliability