Marmalade Marketing Assistant

Time Required: 8 days. Fixed fee: £1,400 (inclusive of all expenses). Apply by: 22 January, 5pm

Key responsibilities:

  • Create and schedule social media posts (LinkedIn and Twitter/X)
  • Maintaining social media platforms and ensure tagged posts are shared
  • To manage the filmographer throughout the festival
  • Take photos and videos using a smart phone for daily social media posts
  • Assist with website updates, newsletters and correspondence

The post holder will be working alongside the Marmalade Communications Lead. The festival runs from Tuesday 9 April to Friday 12 April 2024. They will support the Marmalade Communications Lead in marketing the festival to audiences and session hosts. To ensure timely communications about events, sold out sessions, updates via social media and e-newsletters.

Download the Marmalade Festival Marketing Assistant recruitment pack here

Marmalade Festival 2024

There is an artist fee of £1000, with an additional materials budget of up to £200.

Once a year, the Old Fire Station and Oxford Hub host the Marmalade Festival. In 2024, the Marmalade Festival takes place Tuesday 9 – Friday 12 April. With four days filled with a diverse set of sessions, activities, and an engaging art programme.

During the next edition of the festival (9-12 April 2024), we’d like to invite an artist or collective to contribute to the exhibition and gallery space which will support many of the events during the festival. We’d like a mural on the tall back wall of the lower gallery to be filled with colour; inspiring and captivating visitors, and getting them excited about the festival. The work will remain in the gallery
until 25 May.

For more information about this opportunity and how to apply please click here

Deadline:  Thursday 8 February 2024, 5pm
Successful Candidate Notified: Thursday 20 February

Volunteer with Us

We are looking for people to join our lovely friendly team of Front of House volunteers. This role involves welcoming members of the audience on show nights, so is mainly evenings. You get to watch the shows too! Interested? Then drop an email to