Alnwick Markets is recruiting an officer

Alnwick Market Place. Picture by Jane Coltman
Alnwick Market Place. Picture by Jane Coltman

Subject to funding, Alnwick Markets is looking to appoint a part-time marketing and promotions officer.

The organisation is also looking for people – aged 16 or over – who may be interested in sessional work at some of its feature weekend events and summer markets.

The person who would be suitable for the marketing and promotions officer role is described as being self-motivated and well-organised. Duties would include promotion planning; planning and delivering marketing initiatives; Sunday markets and pop-up gallery; and using social media.

The role would be a part-time, home-based contract.

Regular weekly markets are on a Thursday and Saturday; a farmers’ market takes place once a month; there are Sunday craft markets; and seasonal weekend events including the Alnwick Food Festival each September.

The closing date is Wednesday and for an application form contact Philip Angier by emailing chair@local-living.org.uk or call 07894 402766.

In relation to anyone who is interested in sessional work, duties would include staffing the smoothie bike stand or the pop-up gallery or helping to give out promotional material. Contact Philip via the above details.