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Head of Events

Salary: c£30,000

The Edinburgh Festival Centre are looking for a self-motivated and passionate individual with previous hospitality management experience to become Head of Events in our fantastic venue, The Hub.

The Hub is one of Edinburgh’s most spectacular and unique venues, combining award winning contemporary design with classic Victorian architecture. An iconic landmark on the Edinburgh skyline, The Hub towers over the old town in the heart of the festival city and is set on the historic Royal Mile between Edinburgh Castle and Holyrood Palace.

As Head of Events you are responsible for the management of our Hospitality Team and Café operations. You will direct and motivate a team while personally assisting in providing a high-quality service for our guests and taking necessary action so that the department achieves its targets. Overseeing both our Café and Events business currently valued at c£1.5m turnover to an exceptionally high standard, for external clients of the Hub and for the Edinburgh International Festival. Working closely with the sales team you will ensure a seamless transition to delivery.

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Closing date for applications is Monday 27 May 2019 at 12 noon.