Join the team: Personal/Executive Assistant

Slapstick Festival, a renowned celebration of silent, visual, and classic film comedy, is seeking a passionate and organised individual to fill the crucial role of Personal/Executive Assistant to the Director. This exciting opportunity offers a unique glimpse into the dynamic world of film festivals and entertainment, all while contributing to the preservation of timeless cinematic treasures.

Step into the Heart of Bristol’s Vibrant Arts Scene

As a Personal/Executive Assistant, you’ll play a pivotal role in supporting the Director’s vision for Slapstick Festival. Your responsibilities will encompass a wide range of tasks, including:

  • Providing comprehensive administrative support, managing schedules, and handling correspondence
  • Assisting with event organization, including venue bookings, logistics, and catering arrangements
  • Handling festival communications, maintaining social media presence, and coordinating promotional activities
  • Researching and preparing briefing materials, reports, and presentations
  • Demonstrating exceptional organisational and time management skills to ensure smooth operations

Flexible Hours, Competitive Salary, and Priceless Industry Experience

This position offers a flexible work schedule, allowing you to balance your professional commitments with your personal life. In addition to a competitive pro-rata salary, you’ll gain invaluable experience in the ever-evolving world of film festivals and entertainment.

Unveiling the Magic Behind the Scenes

Working within a small, dedicated team, you’ll have the opportunity to collaborate closely with the Director and contribute directly to the success of an iconic festival that celebrates the enduring charm of classic comedy. Your efforts will not only support the festival’s current endeavours but also play a part in preserving our cinematic heritage for future generations.

Embrace the Opportunity to Make a Difference

If you possess exceptional organizational skills, a passion for classic comedy, and a desire to be at the heart of Bristol’s vibrant arts scene, we encourage you to apply. Join the Slapstick team and embark on a fulfilling journey into the world of film festivals and entertainment, leaving a lasting mark on the preservation of cinematic treasures.

Don’t miss out on this extraordinary opportunity! Apply now and become part of the Slapstick family!

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