VOLUNTEERS (All teams)
Promotion Volunteers (4 posts)
This position is being shortlisted or has been filled, and is therefore not open for applications.
4 weekends in June, plus training sessions. 4 part-time posts.
Part of the Marketing team, we need volunteers to help promote EIFF 2015 over four weekends in June in various locations around central Edinburgh. The role includes handing out leaflets, discussing the Festival programme and encouraging people to experience EIFF!
These roles will suit confident and enthusiastic individuals who are not afraid to talk to the public and be passionate about the Festival. An informed knowledge of EIFF and its programme will be provided. This is a great opportunity to get some essential marketing experience and the role will provide plenty of time during the Festival to see films as part of the official EIFF team.
Promotion volunteers are typically on duty between 11am and 5pm Saturdays and Sundays starting from end of May and continuing over June.
Volunteers might be given the opportunity to do other promotional help during the Festival fortnight.
Please see the EIFF Recruitment Policy in the introduction section for further information on EIFF Volunteers.
GREAT BRITISH BAKE OFF SEMI-FINALIST FLORA SHEDDEN PRESENTS SPECIAL 70TH ANNIVERSARY CAKE TO THE EDINBURGH INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
Let them eat cake! With three layers of Scottish delights... Great British Bake Off semi-finalist, Flora Shedden today presented Edinburgh International Film Festival’s Artistic Director, Mark Adams, with a specially created, three-tier cake in celebration of the Festival’s 70th edition.