PLACEMENTS (All Departments)
Press Assistant Placements with Organic (2 posts, London based but in Edinburgh during June Festival period)
Position filled for 2013.
April - early July, 2 full-time posts. Flexible working will be considered.
A mentored learning opportunity providing valuable working experience, you will assist within the EIFF Press Office run by Organic. You will be based in London in the lead-up to EIFF, and in Edinburgh during the end of June.
** Please note: This placement is offered by Organic, an external company who manage press services for EIFF. Please do not apply through this website. If you would like to be considered for the Press Assistant Placement please send an up to date CV with a covering letter explaining why this opportunity is of interest to ORGANIC EMAIL ADDRESS.**
Here you will gain valuable experience of operating in a highly pressurised but exciting press environment, dealing directly with journalists from around the world. You will assist in managing and updating the press database, and also work on the ground at EIFF's events, red carpets and media calls, which of course can take place outwith normal hours.
You should be looking to gain skills and experience in a Public Relations or Press career, and also have good IT skills, excellent communication skills, be very organised, calm, composed and work well in a pressurised environment.
Please do not apply through this website. If you would like to be considered for the Press Assistant Placement please send an up to date CV with a covering letter explaining why this opportunity is of interest to Organic at the address above.
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