Head of Staging
The Edinburgh International Festival is seeking a Head of Staging for a fixed-term contract from May to September 2024. The role is pivotal in delivering the festival’s renowned celebration of the performing arts, attracting a global audience and showcasing creative talent. This position demands an individual with exceptional communication skills, capable of negotiating with visiting companies from both national and international backgrounds.
The successful candidate will manage, delegate, and supervise a dynamic team, tailored to the annual festival programme’s demands. Attention to detail is crucial, particularly during the preparation and planning stages, to support the intense three-week festival period. Applicants should possess comprehensive knowledge of staging practices, demonstrating the ability to offer contemporary solutions and ensure the festival’s delivery at the highest standard.
The festival champions diversity and equal opportunities, encouraging applications from under-represented groups. The salary is circa £43,000 pro rata, dependent on experience. Applications close on Monday, 19 February 2024, at 12pm, with interviews scheduled for March 2024.
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