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BRISMES Conference Assistant

Hourly Rate: £16.09 (Includes holiday pay.)

This is a fixed term hourly paid appointment for 5 months. The hours will vary throughout the contract, with an average of 10 – 12 hours per week for 6 March – 23 June, rising to an average of 35 hours per week for 26 June – 21 July.

BRISMES and LSE Middle East Centre seek a Conference Assistant to assist in the delivery of the BRISMES Annual Conference 2017.

The Conference Assistant will have responsibilities across all areas of event organisation, including budgeting, programme coordination and liaison with delegates. The post-holder will be based in London, but must be available to travel to Edinburgh for 2 – 7 July.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Experience of planning and coordinating events
  • Experience of financial administration
  • Excellent communication skills

For further information about the post, please see the job description and the person specification.

To apply for this post, please send your CV of no more than two pages and a covering letter showing how you meet the Person Specification to Emma Pearson at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

The closing date for receipt of applications is 9am on Monday 20 February. Regrettably, we are unable to accept any late applications. Interviews will be held in LSE Middle East Centre on Friday 24 February.

Applicants must have the right to work in the UK.