Senior Officer - Events

Senior Officer - Events

Fixed-term post three month contract

£37, 083.38 (pro rata)

Based in London


War on Want, in partnership with activist and author Naomi Klein’s Leap organisation, is co-organising a major policy-convening seminar alongside a public conference in London from the 16 - 18 April 2020.  Both events will be held at SOAS University and we are currently looking for a highly motivated and experienced events organiser to successfully plan and organise the logistics for both events.  They will also support the War on Want and Leap teams by organising and co-ordinating the logistics of workshops, seminars and panel debates across both events.

This role is vital in ensuring the successful planning and delivery of the event.  The post holder will report to War on Want’s Executive Director and will work in consultation with senior management on event planning and with relevant staff from War on Want.

Applicants should send a CV alongside a letter outlining why you wish to be considered for this role to David Rudkin War on Want 44-48 Shepherdess Walk London N1 7JP or applications@waronwant.orgFurther information about the position can be found below.

The closing date for applications is noon Wednesday 19 February though early applications are encouraged.  Interviews are scheduled for Friday 21 February.  If you have any queries or would like an informal discussion about the role, please contact David Rudkin on 0207 324 5051 or

War on Want welcomes applications from all members of the community. We strive to be an equal opportunities employer.

Please note that we can only accept applications from individuals with the right to work in the UK.  We are unable to sponsor working visa applications.

Further Information on the position can be found below



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