Vacancies

  • COVENTRY - Venue Technicians & Site Team

    We are looking for talented Lighting, Sound and Stage Management as well as general all-round Venue Technicians to work full time on our festival site as well as join our general pool of technicians in Coventry. We have full time roles starting ASAP to Early September and we're also looking to meet locally based technicians who may have availability for turnarounds/events/extra support where needed so join our pool!

    Apply

  • Edinburgh 2022 - Assembly Festival Front of House Team

    Front of House Assistants (ushers) work as part of the Front of House (FOH) team to ensure the smooth operation of the venues before, during and after shows. The role will require an ability to work well within a large team and be aware of expected movements of audiences and performers, facilitating the fast turnaround between shows and be the face of Assembly.


    We operate 5 venue hubs so need a large team of strong customer focused and team members who are confident working with the public, are bright, bubbly and approachable.

    Roles are available in Edinburgh from Mid-July for the Jazz Festival and Food Festival and roll through until the end of August to cover the Fringe or from Early August for the Fringe dates only.

    Staff are required to be 18+ due to the licensed nature of our sites, and have a legal right to work in the UK, no Visas are able to be offered for these roles.

    Apply

  • Edinburgh 2022 - Assembly Festival Box Office Team

    You will be part of a well-trained team who have a thorough knowledge of the ticketing system and our Festival programme. As a member of the Box Office team, you will be an important and skilled team member able to resolve customer queries, advise and direct customers. You will have a professional manner, be a people person and happy to gather and organise information for our customers, providing unbeatable customer service at this front-line position.

    The Box Office Assistants main goal is to ensure the customer receives the highest quality service and in assisting the smooth operational running of the box office, making sure staff are fulfilling their duties to the best of their ability.

    We operate 5 venue hubs so need a large team of strong customer focused and team members who are confident working with the public, are bright, bubbly and approachable.

    Roles are available in Edinburgh from Mid-July for the Jazz Festival and Food Festival and roll through until the end of August to cover the Fringe or from Early August for the Fringe dates only.

    Staff are required to be 18+ due to the licensed nature of our sites, and have a legal right to work in the UK, no Visas are able to be offered for these roles.

    Apply

  • Edinburgh 2022 - Assembly Festival Bars Team

    We are looking for superstar Bar team members and Supervisors!

    Bars are an essential part of the Assembly Festival experience, they are the social areas where audiences and performers gather, adding to the energetic buzz of the site. As a bar team member, you will be on the front line, serving drinks and making our customers day. This role is vital. We expect hard graft and an ability to work in a team with new people, creating a great working environment conducive to an amazing experience. This role requires you to be flexible and mature. Your focus will be on making drinks, dealing with stock, keeping the bar and venue clean, working with other departments and being friendly to customers.

    We are also looking for members of our logistics team who help manage stock deliveries around the sites and support bar operations, these roles can have early starts and require a good level of fitness to safely move kegs around our sites.

    Roles are available in Edinburgh from Mid-July for the Jazz Festival and Food Festival and roll through until the end of August to cover the Fringe or from Early August for the Fringe dates only.

    Staff are required to be 18+ due to the licensed nature of our sites, and have a legal right to work in the UK, no Visas are able to be offered for these roles.

    Apply

  • Edinburgh 2022 - Assembly Festival Bar Managers

    Bars are an essential part of the Assembly Festival experience, they are the social areas where audiences and
    performers gather, adding to the energetic buzz of the site. As a Bar Manager, you’ll be in looking after the
    Bars Team and Supervisors on the front line, serving drinks and making our customers day. This role is vital. We
    expect hard graft and an ability to work in a team with new people, creating a great working environment
    conducive to an amazing experience.

    Our Bar Managers main goal is to ensure the customer receives the highest quality service and in assisting the
    smooth operational running of the bar, making sure staff are fulfilling their duties to the best of their ability.

    Roles are available in Edinburgh from Mid-July for the Jazz Festival and Food Festival and roll through until the end of August to cover the Fringe or from Early August for the Fringe dates only.

    Staff are required to be 18+ due to the licensed nature of our sites, and have a legal right to work in the UK, no Visas are able to be offered for these roles.

    Apply

  • Edinburgh 2022 - Assembly Festival Front of House Duty Managers

    The Front of House Duty Manager will work as part of the Front of House (FOH) team to manage the smooth operation of the venues and the site before, during and after shows. The role will require an ability to manage a team and be aware of expected movements of audiences and performers, facilitating the fast turnaround between shows and to be the face of Assembly to audience members and performers.

    Front of House Duty Managers should be experienced within a theatre environment and have experiencing seating large venues quickly and with grace, the ability to lead a team and respond in a fast paced environment is required.

    We operate 5 venue hubs so need a large team of strong customer focused and team members who are confident working with the public, are bright, bubbly and approachable.

    Roles are available in Edinburgh from Mid-July for the Jazz Festival and Food Festival and roll through until the end of August to cover the Fringe or from Early August for the Fringe dates only.

    Staff are required to be 18+ due to the licensed nature of our sites, and have a legal right to work in the UK, no Visas are able to be offered for these roles.

    Apply

  • Edinburgh 2022 - Street Food Team - Kitchen Staff, Cashiers and Servers and Supervisors

    Assembly’s catering and food stalls are an essential part of the Assembly Festival experience, they are the social areas where audiences and performers gather, adding to the energetic buzz of the site. As a Catering team member, you will be on the front line, creating meals that bring smiles to punters faces and warmth to their bellies. This role is vital. We expect hard graft and an ability to work in a team with new people, creating a great working environment conducive to an amazing experience. This role requires you to be flexible and mature. Your focus will be on prepping for and serving meals and beverages, dealing with stock, keeping the food stalls and venue clean, working with other departments and being friendly to customers.

    Apply

  • Edinburgh 2022 - Assembly Festival Technicians - Lighting, Sound, Stage Management and General Technicians.

    We are looking for experienced, Lighting, Sound, Stage Management and General Technicians to join our Edinburgh Team. Our venues range from 50 to 800 seats.

    Roles are available in Edinburgh to build and work in our temporary theatre venues from July for the Jazz Festival and Food Festival and roll through until the end of August to cover the Fringe or from Early August for the Fringe dates only.

    Staff are required to be 18+ due to the licensed nature of our sites, and have a legal right to work in the UK, no Visas are able to be offered for these roles.

    Apply

  • EDINBURGH - Street Team

    We're looking for outgoing street team members to flyer our shows! You'll need to be bright, bubbly work independently and in a team.

    Apply

  • EDINBURGH - Street Team Supervisor

    Experienced Supervisors used to managing a team are required for our Festival Street Team!

    Our Street Team are the face of the company on the ground, interacting with Fringe goers. Your key duties will include flyering our shows and distributing our mini-guide to potential audience members at sites around the city as well as adding reviews to our outdoor advertisements.

    You’ll need to be enthusiastic, friendly, and excited to promote our shows to passers-by. You’ll need a keen eye to spot audience members who might be right for the shows you’re promoting. We’ll be out on the streets come rain or shine so this role will suit you if you are happy outdoors. Most importantly, we’re looking for people with a love for the arts and the genres we represent like dance, theatre, circus, and comedy. We’ll give you all the info you need to do the job successfully and make sure you get a chance to see the shows you are promoting too.

    Apply

  • Bar Admnistration

    We're looking for someone with a strong background in admin and organisation to join our bars team to help with the management of the administration and purchasing.

    Apply

Assembly Festival

Assembly Festival is one of the longest-running and most popular of the multi-space venues that operates at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Starting in 1981 with a programme of just four shows, we now present a programme of more than 200 productions to an audience of over half a million in a typical year. Over this time we have built a reputation for exciting programming and developing creative and sustainable events which provide a platform for artists, makers and creators to share what they have to offer. In  2022, we’re back with our exciting Festival Garden which will sit at the heart of this year’s City of Culture celebrations in Coventry, and returning to Edinburgh with all our venues for the first time since 2019!