Events Assistant - Immediate Start - Public Sector - Glasgow - £11.82 per hour Your new company Public sector organisation, Glasgow. Initial 6-8 week contract. Your new role To support the delivery of a wide range of events, including small workshops, high-profile speaker's events, summer schools and large academic conferences. The Events Assistant will support the Events team to deliver a range of successful events. What you'll need to succeed Main Duties and Responsibilities: * Assist with the planning process of a wide range of events * Point of contact for events team for internal and external stakeholders * support with the creation of event promotional materials Skills: * Experience in event organisation is essential * Strong IT skills including Microsoft Office * Strong communication skills, both verbal and written * Professional and able to work under pressure in a busy environment and manage multiple priorities * Excellent planning, organisation and prioritisation skills * Excellent attention to detail * Experience in using social media and/or Content Management Systems (CMS) in a professional context * Ability to foster and maintain good working relationships What you'll get in return You will be offered a hourly rate of £11.82 per hour which is the salary equivalent of £19k per annum. You'll enjoy a exciting and creative environment with modern tools and technology to get the job done and a team of hard working, ambitious, like-minded individuals supporting you. What you need to do now If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.