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Social media support - Festival of Chichester

For Festival of Chichester

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The Festival of Chichester is a thriving arts festival based in Chichester offering a four-week festival of arts and community events from mid-June to mid-July.

We are looking for someone with energy and fresh ideas who can help us with our social media campaigns, and who would join our committee.

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to assist in all elements of the Festival of Chichester’s social media. This role will include the admin side of social media. You will be assisting our social media officer who will head the creative elements. As our assistant, you will also have the opportunity to show your own creative flair too, working as a team. You will monitor each channel and reply to relevant comments and schedule content to keep the channels active. This includes daily content in the festival itself and weekly content in the run up to the festival. 


Essential knowledge and skills: an ability to compose posts and scheduling for Facebook, Instagram and Twitter; YouTube knowledge, including channel management.

Desirable knowledge and skills: Photoshop or equivalent; Final Cut Pro or equivalent; photography and/or videography.

About Festival of Chichester

The Festival of Chichester is a four-week arts and community festival in Chichester, running from mid-June to mid-July every year, taking in a huge range of community groups offering arts events across the spectrum - music, books, art, talks, theatre. We are also joined by a number of big-name professional performers each year.


  • Arts, Heritage and Entertainment


  • Administration and Office
  • Business Skills
  • Marketing and Media
  • Trusteeship and Committee Work


  • No - Suitable for physical or sensory impairment
  • No - Suitable for Under 18's
  • No - DBS check required
  • No - Equality and Diversity Policy
  • No - Expenses reimbursed
  • No - Health and Safety Policy
  • Yes - Ongoing support
  • Yes - Training provided
  • No - Volunteer induction
  • Yes - Volunteer Policy
  • No - Volunteers covered by insurance
  • No - Written role description


Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Morning No No No No No No No
Afternoon No No Yes No No No No
Evening No No No No No No No

The task will involve 1-2 hours a week during the busy period between the box office launch and the end of the festival, from March to July. The successful applicant would work very closely with our social media officer and would be fully supported by them. In addition, our committee meets (on Zoom at the moment) once a month for 1-2 hours on a Wednesday afternoon throughout the year (except during August).


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