Current Availability

Festival Assistant
£20,000 (pro rata) 37.5 hours per week, 3-month contract
from September until 15 November

We are recruiting a Full-Time Festival Assistant to work in our York office. You will be working for Aesthetica Magazine to assist with delivering the BAFTA-Qualifying Aesthetica Short Film Festival, running in York 2-30 November 2021. The festival is being delivered as a hybrid edition with activity taking place in venue and virtually as well.

The successful candidate will assist with managing and coordaining this large-scale festival, with the objective that all aspects runs smoothly, and providing an outstanding festival experience for all attendees. Experience working on large-scale events is desirable.


The ideal candidate

You must be available to work the film festival dates. Freelance applications will be considered. This is not a remote position and therefore you must be able to work in York.

To apply:

  1. Write a cover letter explaining why you would like to apply for this position.
  2. Email us your CV highlighting all relevant experience.

Please email your application to

Deadline is Sunday 15 August.