Location: 
Leap Head Office, Wells House (Unit 7), 5-7 Wells Terrace, Finsbury Park, London, N4 3JU
Salary: 
£19, 285 - £22, 330 pro-rata, 35 hours per week
Job type: 
Temporary Contract, six months with view to extend depending on funding
Application pack: 

Leap Confronting Conflict is looking for a Communications and Events Assistant to support the planning, communications and delivery of Lighting the Fire, our annual awards ceremony.

 Lighting the Fire celebrates the organisations and individuals who support young people with conflict. It is our flagship event and is a key opportunity for us to engage with new and existing funders and partner organisations. In 2018, approximately 200 people attended the event from a range of sectors, including funders, prisons, youth charities and corporates. We are planning to deliver a similar sized event in May 2019.  

How to apply: 

Deadline is Monday 19th November (9am)

To apply for this position, please send a relevant CV with a supporting statement. Your supporting statement should address each point of the person specification. Shortlisting is made easier if you address each point in turn.

Please ensure you quote the job title (Communications and Events Assistant) in the subject line of your email. If you apply by post, please quote the job title in your cover letter. Finally, please ensure that you have included references, personal mobile, work and home telephone numbers where possible, as well as any dates when you will not be available or if you have any difficulty with the timetable outlined in the recruitment pack.

Benefits: 
  • Flexible working with core hours between 10am – 4pm, Monday - Friday
  • We are open to approaches from applicants who may wish to fulfil the role on a flexible basis
  • 25 days leave (pro rata)
  • Leap is conveniently located within a short walk from Finsbury Park tube and mainline railway station