The Institute of Chartered Foresters, a professional membership organisation for chartered forestry and arboricultural professionals, was founded in 1925. We are at an exciting point in our history and to help us continue to develop our success and our profile we are looking for an enthusiastic Events Officer to join our team.

About the role

Job Title: Events Officer
Location: Bristol
Salary: £21,000-£25,000

Based in Bristol and reporting to the Development Director, you will work closely with the ICF team, regional groups and partnership bodies to administer and co-ordinate Institute national events, regional events and bespoke partnership events.

You will ideally be a graduate (or equivalent) with proven event management skills combined with the ability to build relationships with a wide range of stakeholders. You will also bring with you excellent communication skills at all levels and be adept at identifying customer needs and providing solutions to match these.

You will be organised, have exceptional attention to detail and the ability to work on your own initiative, e.g. by developing links and identifying opportunities to promote the role of Institute. You will also be able to manage budgets and resources.

If you feel you have the skills and experience we are looking for combined with the enthusiasm and drive to develop this role and our Bristol team from strength to strength, we would love to hear from you.

This position is being offered as a full time, permanent post although a job share would be considered.

We offer the following benefits:

  • contributory pension scheme 
  • professional development opportunities 
  • 20 days annual leave in addition to statutory public holidays.

Please click here to download a complete person specification

Please click here to download a complete job description

How to apply

Please write in confidence to ICF’s Development Director, Andy Lederer, ([email protected]) demonstrating - with clear examples - how your skill, knowledge and experience relates to the Job Description and Person Specification for the post. A two page CV can be attached in addition. No other documents will be considered.

Closing Date: Sunday 25 November at 23:59
Interview Date: Wednesday 5 December