Job Description

The Edinburgh International Festival is looking for an experienced Concerts Manager to manage on-the-day delivery of our Queen’s Hall concert series, working closely with visiting artists and colleagues from across the organisation. We want you to help us present 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.

Working days/hours

Monday to Friday: 7.30am – 5pm, Saturday: 7.30am – 1.30pm, Sunday: 12.30 – 5pm

Accommodation will be provided for successful applicants from out with the Edinburgh and surrounding area.

The Edinburgh International Festival is an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity. We believe that an inclusive culture is the foundation for a successful workplace, and we strive to grow our diverse representation across our staff, our artists, and our audiences.

We are collecting data to measure the effectiveness of our recruitment methods, to ensure that they are fair. We strive to ensure our opportunities are accessible to people from all backgrounds. We actively encourage applications from currently under-represented groups. We have identified ethnic minority backgrounds, and disabilities as the key areas we would like to focus our recruitment efforts in.

Closing date for applications is 9am on Monday 4 March 2024.

Interviews will be held week commencing 11 March 2024, initially on Zoom, with a subsequent round in person in Edinburgh if required.

Funded by The City of Edinburgh Council and Creative Scotland.

Registered charity number SC004694.

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