Booked! Events Assistant

Edinburgh International Book Festival

Deadline: 31 May 2017 at 17:00

Full-time, fixed-term contract: 10-29 August 2017.

Rate of pay: £90.00 per day

We are recruiting an Events Assistant to support the preparation and delivery of the Book Festival’s on the road Booked! programme this August, working alongside partner organisations in arts and community venues across Scotland. Varied and hands-on, this role combines travel coordination (including driving between festival venues), assisting in event and venue set-up, preparation of event materials, author and artist care, and supporting partner organisation delivery as required. Based in Edinburgh during the first week of the Book Festival, this is a special opportunity for a flexible, practical candidate to gain first-hand experience of our work both within and beyond Charlotte Square Gardens.

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Closing date: Wednesday 31 May, 5pm

Interviews: week commencing Monday 5 June

Location: Edinburgh City

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The deadline is Wednesday 31 May 2017 at 17:00.

Creative Scotland

Festivals / Literature and Publishing