Freelance Einstein’s Garden Manager (part-time), Green Man Festival
Deadline: 23rd November
Salary: £3,000 (fixed fee)
To apply please send a covering letter outlining why you
would be suitable for the role and a CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
Einstein’s Garden was the first science engagement area at a music festival and over the last decade has become one of the leading innovators and contributors to science engagement. Einstein’s Garden is one of the 10 festival areas and offers thousands of festival-goers a chance to see, explore and take part in creative fusions of science, art and nature. We bring together universities, scientists and arts practitioners to create playful and inspiring performances, workshops and installations. A meeting place for cutting edge technology and traditional crafts, for controversial debate and family fun, for inspiring leaders and grassroots movements. This entire area of the festival is powered by alternative energy sources and should appeal to adults, young people and children.
Working with the senior team - Green Man is now looking to appoint a manager for Einstein’s Garden with a creative producer background that will build on and develop the work and promote the brand in line with the objectives of the company and create opportunities for funding.
Planning and delivery of Einstein’s Garden at the Green Man Festival including curating the programme of workshops, activities and events, recruitment of staff and volunteers, overseeing the design, build and layout of the area.
Present intended content to the Managing Director, and offer updates on programme development.
Management and recruitment of the Einstein’s Garden programmers, stalls manager, design manager, stage managers and assistants who are sufficient to the task.
You will ensure your team is fully briefed and trained to work within The Company’s event management structure, and have completed health and safety briefs and signed contracts.
Delivering the entertainment, workshops and activities in Einstein’s Garden. All to be booked by 15/05/19
Contracting artists, entertainers, stalls and workshop providers using the Company’s contracting mechanisms by 15/06/19
Onsite management of Einstein’s Garden, overseeing the build, show-time and breakdown.
Working with the Development Manager and Managing Director to explore areas of funding.
Building on established partnerships with science and educational organisations and developing further partnerships with the Funding Development Co-ordinator and Managing Director.
Communicating and updating relevant company management and staff as required.
Following the direction of brand fulfillment of Einstein’s Garden as directed by the Managing Director.