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Vacancy: Events Planning Intern (4 month)

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The Social Value Portal works with public sector and private sector organisations around the country to understand what their priorities are in terms of generating social value through the delivery of goods, services and assets.

Our London based company is offering a 4 month paid internship as an assistant event planner.

SVP will be organising the Scotland Social Value Conference in September 2018, and the National Social Value Conference in November 2018.  You will be primarily working within the SVP team to plan the Scotland Social Value Conference. This conference will see the launch of Social Value Portal Scotland which will be an open resource for promoting the delivery of social value in Scotland, through greater collaboration and knowledge-sharing. As part of the conference, we will aim to develop a series of social value-led “projects” that we will manage, with the support of partners, in the months and years after the conference.

Responsibilities will include

  • Liaising with speakers, delegates, venues and partners such as conference sponsors and media partners
  • Event Logistics, such as marketing materials, ticketing, catering and arranging audiovisual recording
  • Social media management
  • Writing case studies and generating content to create a stronger online presence.

The ideal candidate will also have experience working with WordPress sites, and have strong creative writing skills.

Please email a cover letter and CV to Submissions without a cover letter WILL NOT be accepted.


Duration: June – September 2018

Start Date:  June 2018

Pay rate: London living wage

Hours per week: full time

Location: Social Value Portal offices, London


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