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Administrative Assistant

Wigtown Festival Company

Administrative Assistant Required

Wigtown Festival Company is seeking a highly motivated administrator to support its day-to-day running and year-round programme. The successful candidate will be central to the efficiency of the workplace by undertaking routine administrative tasks such as handling post, emails and telephone enquiries, and supporting projects including (but not limited to): Wigtown Book Festival; The Open Book; Wigtown Poetry Prize; The Kist; and The Anne Brown Essay Prize.

The post is 3 days (24 hours) per week. Annual salary £13,603 for 3 days (24 hrs) per week ( £22,672 pro rata).. Permanent from June 2023.

Applications must include a cover letter and a current CV, including details of two referees. Closing date Wednesday 10 May 2023 at 12 noon. Interviews will take place on Thursday 18 May 2023. Start date and weekly work pattern by mutual agreement with the successful candidate.

You can view the full job description here.

Wigtown Festival Company is limited by guarantee with charitable status. SC037984.