Darwen Town Council is seeking an experienced, self employed Events Organiser to arrange and manage four public events on a contract basis.

  • The events being tendered for: 1940's Day 2018, Food Festival 2018, Christmas Market 2018 and St George's Day 2019.

  • The contract will involve all aspects of public events organisation and management.

  • Working to a fixed budget.

  • Liaising with Borough council’s officers, meeting regulatory requirements and completing any necessary paperwork.

  • Working with the Police and Fire Services to ensure security and safety measures at each event is compliant and approved.

  • Having a good knowledge of local businesses and ability to recognise/implement sponsorship opportunities.

  • Hiring of all equipment, supplies and associated services for each event.

  • Responsibility for good management of all participants present at events and  ensuring all health and safety regulations are observed and being complied with.

Terms of contract and payments are negotiable commensurate with qualifications/experience.

Return the completed application form to the town Clerk;

Rebecca Hay, Ollistan, 239, Red Lees Road, Cliviger, Nr Burnley BB10 4RF.

Closing date for applications to be received: 08/04/2018



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