Guest Driver Coordinator's Assistant
Position filled for 2013.
2 weeks covering Festival period. 1 full-time post.
Supporting the Guest Driver Coordinator in the organisation of the Festival's car service. A busy and highly responsible position, would suit someone with previous experience of Festival driving. An organised approach, and the willingness to work unsociable hours is essential.
The driving team safely and accurately transport a huge number of EIFF guests. A great opportunity to experience festival life both in front and behind the scenes. Previous events experience very desirable. You will be a very organised, calm, friendly individual, able to cope with late nights....and early mornings! (High levels of customer service is your thing..)
Working with the Guest Services, Industry and Press Offices, and often at red carpet events, this role can be intense, pressured and high profile.
EIFF announces prize money increase to £20,000 for the Michael Powell Award & the return of the Best Documentary Award
Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) today announced that it has increased its prize money for the Michael Powell Award for Best British Feature Film to £20,000 for 2014. In addition, the Festival will also see the return of the Award for Best Documentary Feature Film after a three-year hiatus.