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January 15 - 2024 On-site

Event Runner- Summer Festivals 2024

Job Overview:

Embrace the thrill of the festival scene by becoming an integral part of our onsite operations team as a Festival Event Runner. This dynamic role involves providing essential event support and handling various ad hoc tasks, each unique to the event and the department you support or report to.


Qualities We’re Looking For:

If you embody great physical stamina, impeccable time management, and a ‘can-do attitude’ even under pressure, you’re exactly who we’re looking for. While the hours are flexible, be prepared for the occasional demand – our events don’t sleep, and each day brings new challenges.


Main Responsibilities:

-Ensure bars are well-equipped and provide top-ups as needed.

-Support quick fixes on the bars, including tills.

-Collect and distribute paperwork and keys when necessary.

-Assist bar managers with end-of-night close-down, including stock counting.

-Distribute and set up menus.

-Move and deliver stock as required.

-Provide general event support and handle ad hoc tasks.

-Oversee deliveries and assist with loading/unloading of trucks.


Essential Knowledge/Experience/Skills:

-Flexible and adaptable approach to work.

-Robust physical stamina to meet the demands of the role.

-Ability to collaborate effectively within a team and follow instructions.

-Excellent interpersonal skills with a strong command of the English language.

-Polite, helpful, and friendly demeanor.

-Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to think on your feet.


Operating Environment & Context:

Our business operates seasonally, with the summer months experiencing peak activity between June and September. As many events are outdoor festivals, camping onsite is an option. Please note, you’ll need to bring your own tent and camping supplies.


How to Apply: Complete the form below, attaching your CV. Feel free to express interest in other roles you’d like us to consider you for.


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Location Onsite, UK Based
Hospitality Event Runner
Festivals Onsite

Values required


We tackle challenges and opportunities with passion and enthusiasm. Across the business we have fun whilst we do it.


We are always flexible to the needs of the business. Our people generate innovative ways of working. In return our leadership
embraces new ideas and opportunities.

Team Work

We work as one team to achieve a common goal. We support our customers, our partners and each other.

Customer Focus and Excellence

We make a difference by going the extra mile for our customers and each other.

Business Specific Requirements

Operating Environment & Context

The business is very seasonal. Summer months are incredibly busy, with the busiest periods between May to September, and the month December. Many event sites are outdoor events and festivals on weekends.

Travel & Other Requirements

Travel required to and from events if required during the summer months. It is expected that you will visit certain events to assist the onsite teams, provide in person training and feedback or evaluate performance, system and process.

Overnight stays may be required but in conversation with yourself.
Evening and weekend availability is expected in the summer months during live events to assist where necessary. This can be remote. Overtime is paid.