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Edinburgh International Science Festival is a dynamic educational charity. Each year we deliver one of Europe’s largest science festivals, a primary school education programme that tours Scotland-wide and a variety of international programming activities and projects. We believe in inspiring, encouraging and challenging people of all ages and backgrounds to explore and understand the world around them.

Current vacancies are displayed below:

We are a Living Wage Employer

Science Communicators for Festival 2017

£8.25–£9.25 per hour depending on role/experience
Temporary contract
Edinburgh International Science Festival returns from 1–16 April 2017 and we’re looking for enthusiastic Science Communicators to join our team!

Development Manager

£30,000–£36,000 per annum depending on experience
Full time / Permanent
Main office, Edinburgh
We are seeking a talented and experienced development professional to develop and deliver an effective fundraising strategy to maximise and diversify our income.

HR Business Partner (maternity cover)

£30,000–£36,000 pro rata per annum depending on ex
Part time (21 hours per week)
Main office, Edinburgh
We are seeking an experienced, ambitious and creative HR professional to join our management team part-time on a temporary basis. 

Cyber Quest Workshop Leader

£110 daily overseas rate, £57.75 UK training rate
Temporary contract
Abu Dhabi, UAE
We are looking for confident outgoing communicators to travel with us to the Cyber Quest Festival in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. 

Development Officers (Fundraising)

£21,000–£25,000 (depending on experience)
Full-time, Permanent
Main office, Edinburgh
We're looking for Development Officers to join our team to help identify and secure funding from a range of sources and strengthen relationships with existing funding partners.