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Press and Marketing Assistant


The Press & Marketing Internship will be best suited to candidates pursuing a career in marketing and communications, particularly in a film related or arts environment.

Monday 7th May to Friday 6th July 2018
Full-time, fixed term, paid internship. £274 per week.

Initially the position will concentrate on Film Festival related campaigns; helping the Marketing team to develop, deliver and analyse creative marketing campaigns. Immediately before and during the Festival, the position will support DDA to manage and update the press database and work on the ground at EIFF press events.

You will research film-related marketing opportunities, update databases, collate Box Office information, help with venue dressing, respond to customer enquiries and, with support, gain experience in image resizing, basic design and of managing competitions and promotions.

You will assist in managing and updating the press database, generating and disseminating press releases and Festival communications, overseeing press cuttings, managing press materials and also work on the ground at EIFF's press events, red carpets and photo-calls throughout the duration of the Festival. You will also be required to liaise daily with UK and International press keeping them updated of the latest Festival activity. This will suit someone with career aspirations in marketing or communications.

For more information, please see the attached job description.

Please note - we will only accept applications submitted through our online form.

If you have any queries about the role, please contact Anna Muir - EIFF Recruitment Manager -

Closing Date: Monday 2nd April 10am
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