Details:

Location:

St Pancras

Category:

Events
Research

Salary:

£32,000 (FTE) per annum

Contract type:

Contract Temporary

Hours:

Part time

Telephone:

01937882030

Research Events Producer

You will lead the development and delivery of the Library’s portfolio of research events. Areas covered by this role include: co-ordination of our annual season of Doctoral Open Days, which provide an introduction to the Library, its collections and resources for national and international postgraduate students; collaborating with key stakeholders on strategic partnership events; and co-ordinating a programme of internal talks and workshops for our staff and postgraduate cohorts.

The successful candidate will have demonstrable experience of event production, management and programming, for both in person and online events, and will be able to demonstrate strong interpersonal and stakeholder management skills. They will also be able to evidence an understanding of researcher training and development needs, as well as a proven ability to manage their own time and deliver objectives.

You will use your organisational skills to produce and programme a portfolio of research events and will deliver audiences via relevant internal and external networks. The role will also oversee evaluation of each event to ensure excellent service provision for all stakeholders and good value for money for the Library. You will support, and be supported by, colleagues within the Research Development Team on a range of communications, strategic planning and engagement activities aimed at Library staff, HEIs, funders, research organisations and other stakeholders, to help the Library deliver its collaborative research priorities.

This post is fixed-term for 18 months, with the potential for extension, subject to funding.

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