EIF: Head of Lighting (Fixed term seasonal)

Competitive salary, dependent on experience
Closing date:
25 November 2019

The Edinburgh International Festival is looking for an experienced, passionate and dedicated Head of Lighting to join the team. They want you to help 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.

The role of Head of Lighting is an integral role to the delivery of the Edinburgh International Festival. The person for the role must be an excellent communicator and be able negotiate directly with visiting companies, both nationally and internationally. They have to be able to manage, delegate and supervise a team of technicians, whose workload will vary depending on the demand of that year’s festival programme. The job demands the up most attention to detail during preparation and planning stages, which will be relied upon in the pressured and concentrated three-week festival period. They should be able to demonstrate excellent knowledge of their field, being able to offer solutions with reference to up to date practices and ensuring Edinburgh International Festival deliver at the highest level.

For a full job description and to apply online, visit eif.co.uk/jobs

Closing date for applications is 12:00 on Monday 25th November 2019.

Interviews will be held in January 2020.

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