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Edinburgh’s Hogmanay Sponsorship and Development Manager

Salary: circa £30,000 pa Application closing date: Monday 15 November

This position will be offered as an initial 1 year contract, with 3 month probationary period.

Unique Events on behalf of Edinburgh’s Hogmanay are looking for an experienced Sponsorship and Development Manager to join their festival team. The Sponsorship and Development Manager will play a pivotal role in developing Edinburgh’s Hogmanay - the world’s original and the best New Year celebrations. Suitable candidates must be available to commence employment prior to this year’s festival, familiarizing with the project while focusing on the future.

This is a demanding and creative post, requiring substantial experience in events fund-raising and a high degree of determination, professionalism, and articulacy.

A full Job Description is available at our festival website or by emailing A covering letter and CV should be sent to Penny Dougherty, Unique Events Ltd, Gladstone House, 6a Mill Lane, Edinburgh, EH6 6DJ, or by emailing

Edinburgh’s Hogmanay is a City of Edinburgh Council initiative, created and produced by Unique Events Ltd.


The List is looking for a new freelance sub editor to assist on the main title and other supplements. To cope with the busier times of our production schedule we need someone who can work exibly, and often at short notice, sub editing copy and proof reading magazine pages before they go to press.

You must have the following:

Previous sub editing experience for newspapers or magazines. A strong understanding of grammar, a keen eye for detail and a sense of what makes good copy. Experience working with Quark and/or InDesign. Flexibility to work when required (for example, two days a fortnight). The List is one of Scotland’s most well-respected and long-standing publications. We are a professional organisation with an enjoyable working atmosphere and we always welcome new people into the team.

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Submit your details by Tuesday 30 November 2010. The List is an equal opportunities employer

Projects Assistant

Fixed term January 2011 March 2012 (15 hours per week) £17,000 pro-rata Catherine Wheels is looking for a Projects Assistant to support the projects that the company manages and delivers. Some experience or training in office administration is essential. The successful applicant will be able to use their initiative and enjoy working in a small team. Excellent knowledge of Word and Excel is expected and knowledge of Sage will be useful.

More information: Contact: or call 0131 653 5255

Deadline: 5pm on Friday 19th November Interviews: Thursday 2nd December



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