VOLUNTEERS (All teams)
Hospitality Volunteers (2 posts)
This position is being shortlisted or has been filled, and is therefore not open for applications.
3 weeks including June Festival period plus training. 2 full-time posts.
Part of the Guest Services team this is a front line opportunity supporting the Hospitality Coordinator who ensures that filmmaker guests are having a good time and making the most of Festival networking opportunities. You will help research restaurants and tourist attractions, assist in identifying useful networking opportunities for guests, help manage invitations and RSVPs, update the Festival's database, assist at functions and events, provide excellent customer service and help keep the Guest Services and Programming teams updated on guest movements.
Knowledge of Edinburgh and language skills are useful. A passion for film and the people who make them is essential.
This role is based at the Filmhouse but you'll be out and about a lot supporting day trips and social events. This is a demanding but rewarding role. You will be kept very busy. The schedule will change from day to day. Duties can start in the morning but most will be in the afternoon and evening, with some late night finishes.
Please see the EIFF Recruitment Policy in the introduction section for further information on EIFF Volunteers.
Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) today announced the appointment of Mark Adams to the position of Artistic Director.