Communications Officer - Special Projects

Edinburgh International Festival

Deadline: 31 May 2017 at 12:00

Communications Officer – Special Projects (temporary)
£26,000 pro rata
June – September 2017

The Edinburgh International Festival is looking for an experienced, passionate and dedicated Communications Officer – Special Projects, to join the team. We want you to help us deliver this unparalleled celebration of the performing arts, which brings some of the most exciting and creative artists working today to audiences from around the world.
This role will support communications for special projects related to the International Festival’s 70th anniversary, in particular ‘Spirit of ‘47’ in collaboration with the British Council. You will be an experienced communications professional, passionate and knowledgeable about the arts with a minimum of three years relevant experience or equivalent. Experience working in arts media and communications is desirable.

For a full job description and to apply online, visit

Closing date for applications is 12pm on Wednesday 31 May 2017.
Interviews will be held on Monday 5 June 2017.

Funded by The City of Edinburgh Council and Creative Scotland.
Registered charity number SC004694.

Location: Edinburgh City

For further information, please contact (Kirsten Stewart), or call 0131 473 2087, or visit

The deadline is Wednesday 31 May 2017 at 12:00.

Edinburgh International Festival