The Melting Pot is Scotland's Centre for Social Innovation. We're an established, growing and well regarded social enterprise and charity located right in Edinburgh's city centre. Since opening in 2007, we’ve established a solid business based on hospitality, pioneered coworking and business incubation methodologies, and developed significant social impact.
We are currently recruiting for a permanent staff member to join the Collaborate Team in delivering quality events and coworking hosting services across our two central Edinburgh venues.
As part of a small team you will primarily be responsible for hosting of our public events, both at our Rose St venue and at The Studio at The Crags Centre. There is flexibility in the role for the days/times and number of shifts but we would require the successful candidate to be able to commit to 3 days (inc evenings / weekends) per week.
The ideal candidate is reliable and conscientious, with a personable, professional manner, good attention to detail and an ability to problem-solve and think on their feet. They will have experience in event coordination and sales within a hotel or venue, as well in front-facing hospitality or customer service roles. They should be comfortable working on their own as required.
MAIN DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. Administrating our events bookings system, including:
2. Hosting events, including:
3. Hosting reception of our coworking space.
4. Ensuring that all areas of The Melting Pot venue are kept clean, tidy and visually attractive and welcoming at all times.
5. Opening and closing (securing and alarming) The Melting Pot venues .
6. Undertake any other duties which may reasonably be required.
SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
Closing Date: Midnight Wednesday 18 September
Interview date: Thursday 26 September
To apply, download a full job description and our application form below or from our website.
Complete the application form and return, along with your CV, to: recruitment@TheMeltingPotEdinburgh.org.uk stating the job title in the subject field.
For any enquiries, contact Head of Collaboration – Sam Hulls, Email: email@example.com, Tel: 0131 243 2626