With the Pink Picnic becoming larger each year and attracting more and more guests from across Greater Manchester, we are expanding the team with great new opportunities available. The positions are voluntary and previous experience in a similar role would be beneficial but not a requirement. The list below includes the positions that are available and details of what each require. If interested please contact us and we'll advise how to apply.
Business and Sponsorship Development Manager:
Working with the Chief Operating Officer and the Finance Officer throughout the year, it will be the responsibility of the Business and Sponsorship Development Officer to maintain relations with our current partners, while reaching out and creating new relationships with local businesses and organisations to obtain sponsorship for our main project The Pink Picnic and other smaller events. Responsibilities on the day of the event are to support the team to help with the delivery of The Pink Picnic.
Working with the Entertainment Manager throughout the year, it will be the responsibility of the Entertainment Officer to deal with act bookings, including headline acts. Duties will include getting quotes for headline acts, finding and booking local artists and entertainers and dealing with any issues that relate to the acts performing on the day. On the day of the event it will be the responsibility of the Entertainment Officer to liaise with the artists and resolve any issues if they arise.
Working with the Design & Marketing Manager and the Publicity Officer throughout the year, the duties include, taking the minutes at the Salford Pride meetings, dealing with general email enquiries, creating new documents, letters and dealing with paperwork. Responsibilities on the day of the event are to support the team to help with the delivery of The Pink Picnic.
Working with the Entertainment Manager, it will be the responsibility of the Stage Manager to create the running order for the stage for the day. Duties on the day include ensuring that artists are ready to go on stage, keeping the stage running on time and dealing with any issues that might arise with the stage equipment or sound equipment. This role only relates to our main event The Pink Picnic.