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Jobs

Events Assistant

The Events Assistant role involves assisting in the preparation and breakdown of corporate events and helping to ensure that first class customer service is delivered to all our corporate guests.
You should have experience of working in a customer focused environment and be passionate about delivering high quality corporate hospitality events. The role is full-time and includes working early mornings, later evenings and weekends.

The National Space Centre is the UK's largest visitor attraction dedicated to space and space exploration, welcoming around a quarter of a million visitors each year since its opening in June 2001. Venue Hire is a vital part of the business, exploiting the highly themed surroundings of the award-winning building and exhibition to provide a unique experience. It has become firmly established as one of East Midlands' unique, premier event's venue; hosting 250 events and welcoming 16,000 corporate visitors per year. It offers a unique venue for a wide range of corporate events, from conferences to product launches, team building missions and evening dinners.


For additional information visit www.venuehire.spacecentre.co.uk

Working with Children – An Enhanced Disclosure is required for this role. Information about the Disclosure service can be found at the Directggov website.

Salary £14,000 - £16,000 per annum, depending upon skills and experience.

Please download and complete the application form available in Microsoft Word below and Email it to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

(No agencies).

Closing date for completed application is 12 Noon Monday 16th February 2015.

Interviews, for short-listed candidates, will be held on Wednesday 4th March 2015 at the National Space Centre.


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Conference & Events Sales Coordinator

The National Space Centre is seeking a dynamic individual to increase venue hire revenue by actively selling the event product/service. This role will involve establishing key relationships with regional and national businesses, key business agents and clients to proactively generate event bookings. The individual will also need to monitor peaks and troughs within the business and take appropriate action to ensure that facilities are sold to the best advantage. You will be an ambassador for the National Space Centre and an expert in managing relationships with internal departments and external clients. The successful applicant will lead the venue's sales action plan, through research, tele-sales, networking, promotional campaigns and client familiarisation trips. This position would suit someone who is self-motivated and enjoys working with people. You must have a proven sales track record, preferably from a conference & events background, be highly motivated, a team player and have great enthusiasm and energy.


The National Space Centre is the UK's largest visitor attraction dedicated to space and space exploration, welcoming around a quarter of a million visitors each year since its opening in June 2001. Venue Hire is a vital part of the business, exploiting the highly themed surroundings of the award-winning building and exhibition to provide a unique experience. It has become firmly established as one of East Midlands' unique, premier event's venue; hosting 250 events and welcoming 16,000 corporate visitors per year. It offers a unique venue for a wide range of corporate events, from conferences to product launches, team building missions and evening dinners.

Working with Children – An Enhanced Disclosure is required for this role. Information about the Disclosure service can be found at the Directggov website.

Salary £23,000 - £27,000 per annum, depending upon skills and experience.

Please download and complete the application form available in Microsoft Word below and Email it to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

(No agencies).

Closing date for completed application is 12 Noon Wednesday 4th February 2015.

Interviews, for short-listed candidates, will be held on Thursday 12th February 2015 at the National Space Centre.


 

JOB DESCRIPTION


APPLICATION FORM

 


PLACEMENTS

The National Space Centre is able to offer a limited number of work experience placements to students.

we are only able to offer a limited number of selective placements.

We will consider applications for the following placements:

  • Leisure & Tourism – Diploma, BTEC, HND, degree etc
  • Science Communication – Masters or module within a degree
  • Student Teachers – learning outside of the classroom module as a part of degree or PGCE

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