Science Festival: Event Managers

£10.30 per hour
Closing date:
23 February 2020

Edinburgh Science are seeking Event Managers for the 2020 Edinburgh Science Fesitval.

Event Managers will be responsible for the smooth running of all Edinburgh Science Festival events taking place within their allocated event space. They will act as a representative for the Science Festival for customers, venue contacts and relevant performers/speakers. Event Managers will take full responsibility for ensuring the needs of performers/speakers in their event space are met and will oversee all logistical aspects of staging events by co-ordinating the delivery team.

As the Festival only runs for a short time, we depend on our staff being reliable and committed to the role for the duration for which they are employed and willing to engage in all aspects of the visitor experience.

Important dates: 
Applications close: 11:59pm, Sunday 23 February 2020
Planned interview period: Monday 8 – Tuesday 9 March 2020 
Briefing: date tbc (will be in advance of venue opening)
Festival live: Saturday 4 April 2020 – Sunday 19 April 2020 (some venues will only be operational Saturday 11 April – Sunday 19 April and 4 April – 12 April 2020). 

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