Events Projects Officer (Fixed term)


London, , GB

WaterAid is looking for the Events Projects Officer to play a vital role in our mission to transform lives with safe water, sanitation and hygiene in the world’s poorest communities.

Working within Community, Events & Education team the Events Projects Officer will have the exciting opportunity to:

  • Manage volunteer recruitment, stewardship and care for WaterAid’s Glastonbury festival team.

  • Manage key aspects of WaterAid’s largest annual supporter event, the WaterAid Supporters’ Day.

  • Play a leading role in the operational delivery of Glastonbury festival and the WaterAid Supporters’ Day.

To be successful, you’ll need to have:

  • Sound volunteer management experience.

  • Solid experience of events operations, delivery and logistics.

  • Enthusiasm, motivation and an ability to adapt quickly to changing working environments, in the office and at  event sites.

By 2030 we want everyone, everywhere to have clean water and sanitation. We need you to help us make it happen. If you bring your expertise, passion and professionalism, we’ll give you a lot back.   

Working with us, you will be entitled to a wide range of employee benefits, such as an exceptional pension fund, medical cash plans, an employee assistance programme, generous annual leave and Save As You Learn schemes, as well as fitness and lifestyle programmes. 

Please note: in order to apply for this role you must be able to demonstrate your eligibility to work in the UK. 

This vacancy will end one minute before midnight on the closing date specified. No recruitment agencies please.