FESTIVAL ORGANISER – Aldeburgh Food and Drink Festival
Salary – c£30k depending on experience
Now in its 15th year, this two-day, family-friendly Festival is a featured event in the British food and drink calendar. Taking place at Snape Maltings, at the end of September, it showcases over 100 food and drink producers, many of them local to the region, live stage demos and masterclasses with renowned chefs. More than 80 fringe events are also held over a two-week period.
Planning and delivering this well-established event is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced festival organiser who will bring with them their ideas, energy and enthusiasm. Working closely with, and reporting directly to, the Board, candidates must have managed events of a similar size, have experience of managing budgets; procuring sponsorship and will be able to use social media as a professional marketing tool. Excellent communication skills and a keen interest in food/food trends are essential.
To apply please send a covering letter and full CV to Helen Fletcher, firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: Monday 24 February 2020