Kew Gardens, Richmond TW9 3AE


Front of house/visitor services


£19,000 - £22,000 per annum, depending on skills and experience

Contract type:

Contract Permanent


Full time



Events Assistant

Our supporters and members are at the forefront of supporting our vital science and conservation work, whether its enjoying visits to the Gardens, attending our science lectures and events or volunteering or providing philanthropic support to our charitable purpose.

Our dedicated events and stewardship teams have successfully contributed to stakeholder and audience engagement and revenue growth. We are looking to build on that growth by appointing an Event Assistant to join our team.

To be a successful candidate, you'll need to be self-motivated with great planning skills and a can-do attitude that remains calm under pressure.

You'll need to have excellent time management skills and be able to seize the initiative. You can deliver outstanding customer service and are a good communicator. Previous event experience and/or knowledge about fundraising is desirable but not essential.

The salary will be £19,000 - £22,000 per annum, depending on skills and experience

We offer a fantastic range of benefits including a broad range of Learning and Development opportunities, with access to the Civil Service training curriculum, generous annual leave entitlement for new starters, family friendly policies, a choice of competitive pensions and flexible benefits scheme.

If you are interested in this position, please submit your application through the online portal, by clicking “Apply for this job”.

We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from all sections of the community. We guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for the post.

No agencies please.

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