Thursday, 4 May 2017 - Employment/Volunteer Opportunity - Marketing Coordinator, Tandem Festival - closing date Friday 5th May 2017

Marketing Coordinator, Tandem Festival

Salary / Fee: 
Closing Date: 
Friday, 5 May, 2017
“Come to listen, learn and dance in the great outdoors!”
Tandem is a young eco-friendly music festival based in Oxford, bringing social and environmental issues to new audiences. This year's edition is from June 16th - 18th and will feature a unique line-up of local and international bands, arts and crafts workshops and varied talks. For more information, visit the Tandem Festival website:
Tandem Festival is now hiring a new Marketing Coordinator to join its volunteer team on a regular basis. The workload is approx. 2 days/week, but can easily be adapted to the post holder's schedule. We are looking for an enthusiastic, creative individual, with a brain full of ideas and a passion for the arts and ecofriendliness! Due to its flexibility, the role would ideally fit a student/graduate, part-timer or anyone wanting to get more experience in marketing. Full training will be provided.
Mission: To promote Tandem Festival to its audience, in Oxfordshire and beyond.
- Social media: craft entertaining and informative content for our channels (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram). Analyse existing digital data to improve audience profiling.
- Newsletter: write the bi-monthly newsletter (Mailchimp) addressed to our subscribers
- Print: supervise the local and national distribution of Tandem's leaflets and posters
- Outreach: find new audience in Oxford, the UK and all over Europe
- Press: write press releases targeted to relevant media
- Add your own ideas: get creative and let's make the Tandem magic happen!

Person specification:
- Good communication skills and written English
- A team player
- An interest for music and/or sustainable living
- Experience of working with social media (desirable)
- Experience using InDesign and/or Photoshop (desirable)

What you would gain while working for Tandem:
We are entirely volunteer-run and therefore can't offer any compensation. However, you will be entitled a free ticket to the festival and all the Tandem events, yummy food at our meetings, some nice-looking merch and loads of new friends and experience!

Contact Details: 
To apply:
Send your CV and a short cover letter to