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Job Title: Community Events Co-ordinator
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Competitive Per Hour
Hours: 39 Hours Per Week
Closing Date: 25/02/2018

We are very proud of the friendly service and care our colleagues have provided to our local families over several generations dating back to the 1860s.  Our colleagues love to chat and help out – especially if this means telling our customers about our award winning local produce from local farmers.  This is what “popping to the Co-op” is all about.  


We are looking for a new colleague to work with us 39 hours per week to be worked over various shift patterns over the working week which may include weekends, early starts and late finishes, this will be discussed during interview.

This is an exciting new role supporting the Community Events team which is part office and part field based.  The emphasis is on the administration side and running of events including set up, break down and attendance at events.

The role will involve identifying local sponsorships, events and other issues which will help build links between our Co-op, its members and communities.

There is a significant amount of manual handling in this role and candidates will need a flexible approach to working hours which will include weekends and evenings.

Candidates will need to be enthusiastic and proactive, be able to multi-task and possess good communication skills.


If you're interested in the above role, please send a copy of your up-to-date CV along with a covering letter to recruitment@eastofengland.coop quoting reference JS36/18. Should you have any questions with regards to this role please email us using the same address.


Everyone who works at the East of England Co-op has the opportunity to discuss flexibility for their working patterns, as long as it fits with our operational requirements. If you want to find out more about flexible working please click here.