• Events Officer
  • Permanent
  • Warrington, Cheshire
  • Up to £25419 per annum USD / YEAR
  • Salary: Up to £25419 per annum
  • Consultant: Laura Swann
  • Contact Number: 020 7939 7439
  • Expiry Date: 2022-09-23

Is motivating event participants your superpower? Could your passion and enthusiasm inspire event participants to get involved in challenges and fundraising to help save young people’s lives?

Working for the UK’s leading charity dedicated to the prevention of young suicide, the biggest killer of people aged 35, you agree with PAPYRUS that suicide can be preventable with the right support and education.

As Events Officer, you’ll help to fund the incredible HopelineUK ensuring it’s staffed with highly-trained suicide prevention advisers. Events and fundraising activity also raise money for education and training to create suicide-safer communities, and press for change to current legislation.

Starting salary: £25,419 (increasing to £28,336 with increments)
Hours: 36 hours per week, flexible working or 4 days considered
Location: Hybrid, office in Warrington


About the role:

To allow PAPYRUS to continue to provide and grow this vital support, you’ll develop and maintain long-term and mutually beneficial relationships with volunteer fundraisers taking part in a wide range of events and challenges.

Your brilliant stewardship will support, motivate and inspire participants with creative and innovative fundraising and events ideas. You’ll also be involved in organising, delivering and promoting in-house fundraising and awareness raising events.

About the person:

Ideally, you’ve already got some events experience. You’re organised, passionate and have brilliant communication skills.

You’re a team player; you roll up your sleeves and get involved to make things happen.

Many of PAPYRUS’ events supporters are people whose lives have been touched in some way by suicide, so we’re looking for someone who is empathetic and has exceptional communication skills.

You’ll also need to be highly organised and able to juggle multiple priorities, have access to a car and a full UK driving license.

If you want to be part of the PAPYRUS team, please send a copy of your profile or CV to Amelia Lee at Charity People for more information on how to apply.

Deadline: Only because this role has been previously advertised, we’re happy to meet candidates on a rolling basis. Please get in touch ASAP.


If you feel this will disadvantage you in any way, reach out and drop us a message and we’ll make sure you don’t miss out.

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