VOLUNTEERS WANTED

FCRE is a network of volunteers working together to develop our network and other initiatives.

Editorial Design

Deadline: 1 September 2021

On the heels of our recent international symposium on festival culture we are aiming to expand our events calendar and include other projects and initiatives. With this in mind, we have a few 

voluntary roles for postgraduates/independent scholars etc. interested in working on exciting projects and meeting interesting people whilst adding serious work experience to their portfolio/resume. 

We are seeking candidates with a keen interest in culture, research and education. Prior experience is a plus for these roles.

We are seeking the following:

Event Coordinator: 

  • planning, promoting, monitoring, managing and coordinating virtual and physical programmes. 

  • establishing, maintaining and managing positive relationships with stakeholders.

  • social media savvy

  • hosting/chairing events

  • strong communication (oral and written) and interpersonal skills

  • fluent english

  • desirable: experience with creating and curating social media content

Qualifications/experience: Studying or completed an MA in Events Management and supporting qualifications and experience essential to the role.

 

Techical Support:

  • remote technical support for online events (setup, configure, manage and maintain live online events)

  • strong communication (oral and written) and interpersonal skills

  • fluent english

  • technical support for physical events (provide audio and video support for our network events)

  • desirable: experience with content management software

Qualifications/experience: Studying or completed an MA in Multimedia and computer technology and supporting qualifications and experience essential to the role.

 

Administration and Marketing

  • working with our team to organise, coordinate, monitor and improve our network campaigns (symposiums, launches, generate awareness of our events, journal and visual projects etc.).

  • strong communication (oral and written) and interpersonal skills

  • fluent english

  • monitoring and reporting on effectiveness of marketing activities

  • work with the team to organise events

  • work on social media promotion

  • publish content (online and print) in line with marketing plans to deliver on campaigns

  • desirable: experience with content marketing, analytics, surveys

Qualifications/experience: Studying or completed an MA in Marketing / Business and supporting qualifications and experience essential to the role.

 

Editor: 

working alongside the editor in chief and should have published work within the field or closely within the field (inter-, multi-, cross-, trans-disciplinary).

  • published work in the area (culture, geography, history, anthropology, religion, events) ideally experience of editing a journal or similar publication 

  • strong communication (oral and written) and interpersonal skills

  • fluent english

  • preparing proposals (call for papers) etc.

  • judging the quality of articles submitted and should also be able to provide good feedback to the author in case submissions need to be revised or rejected

Qualifications/experience: Studying or completed an MA or PhD and supporting qualifications and experience essential to the role.

Working

To apply please click the green button above complete the form and send your CV.

 

We are seeking candidates that are well organised, possesses excellent time keeping and project management, fluent english, strong verbal and written communication skills, ability to work well with a team, adaptable, and strong attention to detail.

Please note, volunteer work is project based, hence this is not daily work and should not interfere with your busy work/academic or study schedule.

 

For more information or to make a formal application email us at festival.culture.edu@gmail.com.