Media Officer - Classical Music (FTC)

Edinburgh International Festival

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Edinburgh International Festival
£23,000 pro rata
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About the job

Media Officer - Classical Music (full time, temporary)

 £23,000pa, pro rata

Contract from 5 April to 10 September 

The Edinburgh International Festival is looking for an experienced, passionate and dedicated Media Officer to join the marketing and communications team. 

We believe that being inclusive and diverse across all areas of our work helps us bring the best international festival to Edinburgh.


We want you to help us deliver this unparalleled celebration of the performing arts, which brings some of the most exciting and creative artists working today to audiences from around the world.  

The Media Officer will be well-connected with classical music media and have a deep understanding of orchestral music, chamber music and opera. They will be the primary point of contact for print, broadcast and online media on the classical music programme and the festival overall. They will work closely with the Media Manager and the Head of Communications to maintain a busy and efficient media office both in the lead up to and during the Festival in August. 




For a full job description and to apply online, visit


Closing date for applications is 9am on Wednesday 24th February 2021

Online interviews will be held the week commencing 1st March. 

Funded by The City of Edinburgh Council and Creative Scotland. 
 Registered charity number SC004694.



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