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Community Engagement and Events Manager Job Description

Position Title:

Community Engagement and Events Manager


Full Time - 37.5 hours per week. Evening and Weekend work will be required for events. 

Job Background:

The Community Engagement and Events Manager is a key member of the UKHarvest structure within the UKHarvest South Regional team. Working across a diverse range of community events with key responsibilities around volunteer recruitment and event management, the post holder line manages a range of multi-disciplinary community team members (volunteers).

Main Objectives:

As the community engagement lead, the post holder will:

  • Manage the development and delivery of a wide range of events projects including behavioural change, environmental education, community capacity building, community fundraising and volunteer recruitment events. This will include coordination and delivery of UKHarvest’s Pop Up Pantries in Chichester District.
  • Ensure the delivery of high-quality community engagement work that includes the provision of opportunities and support to local organisations and volunteers and enables local people to be involved in supporting the operations across the organisation.
  • Identify and develop community fundraising and marketing opportunities for the organisation, with support from the COO, Communications and Partnerships Co Ordinator, Education and Logistics staff.
  • Ensure professional best practice and compliance with internal volunteers’ policies and procedures, project management systems and procedures.
  • Line manage volunteers.

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To apply please send a cover letter and your CV to, referencing 'Community Engagement and Events Manager' in the email subject. 

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