Edinburgh International Book Festival

Marketing Officer (maternity cover)

Full-time maternity cover: 13 months with possible extension
Start date: mid-March 2019 (exact date to be agreed)
Salary: £22,500 + 5% pension

Are you creative, motivated and developing a career in arts marketing?

The Edinburgh International Book Festival is one of the world’s most successful literary festivals, enjoying a high degree of acclaim. The Marketing Officer will play a key role in helping us build on this success and will be expected to contribute ideas to the planning process as well as take sole responsibility for some projects and campaigns. This post is an ideal opportunity for anyone interested in developing their career in arts marketing.

We are looking for a creative and motivated individual with at least 2 years’ experience of working in an event-based marketing role, planning campaigns and publicising activities to different groups of people. This is a busy and creative post, requiring a high degree of organisation, flexibility and professionalism. You will be involved in many aspects of marketing, including overseeing and creating content for social media channels, promoting events and working on campaigns to attract new audiences and enhance the Book Festival's reputation in Scotland and internationally.

To Apply:

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Closing date: Wed 27 Feb, 5pm

Edinburgh International Book Festival is a Real Living Wage employer and an Investor in People.

Registered charity no: SC010120 (Scotland)