Events and Professional Development Coordinator

Location: Leeds
Salary: £22,000 -
Hours: Full-time
Closing date: 10 April 2013

The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) champions better buildings, communities and the environment through architecture and its members. With a passion to promote a wider public appetite and interest in architecture through its website, exhibitions, talks and four million-strong collections, the RIBA has led the profession since its foundation in 1834, and continues to lead as architects face the challenges of the 21st century. With 40,000 members worldwide and over 5,000 overseas, the RIBA has a truly global reach.

A full-time position is available with the RIBA Yorkshire team based in Leeds. You will be responsible for the planning and delivery of a programme of CPD and other professional training events and a programme of events such as conferences, exhibitions and awards for architects and co-professionals to meet, share knowledge, expertise and to network with each other. You will ensure the success of these programmes through the implementation of a communications strategy and where appropriate an income generation strategy.

A confident, self-motivated and enthusiastic individual with excellent communication skills, you'll be used to working in a small, dynamic team and preferably have knowledge of working in partnership with like-minded organisations, managing events, project budgets and fundraising. An understanding of the practice of architecture and the training needs of architects would be desirable.

If you would like to apply for this position, please complete and send a CV, Covering Letter, Applicant's Statement and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form for the attention of Mike Clarke by email: recruitment@riba.org| or by post: RIBA, 66 Portland Place, London W1B 1AD.

Interviews will take place the week commencing 16 April 2013.

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