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Advocacy & Events Manager

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Opportunity type:Fixed-term, Full-time 

Working hours:36 hours per week 

Salary:£33,106 per annum 


Closing date:05 December 2021 at midnight 

The Advocacy & Events team sits within the Development department, but its scope stretches across the organisation. It plans activity to build new and grow existing relationships with individuals and organisations who support Tate, whether it be through collaborative partnership, financial support or strategic influence. Meetings, events and trips are used to ensure all relationships are utilised to their full potential.

This crucial role will be responsible for creating an exciting, inclusive and diverse patron’s programme of events. Working closely with the Head of Advocacy and Events, you will play a key role in the success of Tate’s Patrons programme, using excellent organisational, project management and communication skills to help strengthen and broaden Tate’s relationships.

Working in the Advocacy & Events team, you will manage, plan and deliver events at and for Tate, including, but not limited to, dinners, receptions, private views and breakfasts. Working closely with the support of the Advocacy & Events Officer, Patrons and Exhibitions, you will play a key role in the success of the Patrons Programme. Your impeccable organisational skills will result in a smooth-running events and trips that strengthen and broaden Tate’s relationships with individuals and organisations.

You will have the ability to manage multiple projects at one time, juggle competing priorities and deliver to deadlines. You will have an excellent eye for detail, strong written and verbal communication skills, and an interest in art and the work of Tate.

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