Get involved

 

We are always looking for a little extra help at our events, whether it be from volunteers looking to gain some experience and a bit of inside knowledge to groups or individuals looking to put on a workshop, we would love to hear from you. Inspire us! If you have an idea, want to create a mural or would like to make your mark on the event in some way, send us your thoughts!


social media intern needed

 

We are currently looking for a couple of freelancer to take on some of our social media responsibilities in the run up to The London Illustration Fair 2017, in December. This will be a casual position with the potential to turn into a part-time, paid position for the month of November for the right candidate.

Desired experience & qualities:

  •  Experience in using Facebook, Instagram & Twitter to promote a cause, person or business.
  •  Enthusiastic, personable, proactive, with a flexible approach to a casual role.
  •  Excellent communication skills with the ability to work to their own schedule.
  •  A keen interest in illustration and graphic arts.

Motivation + incentives:

  • An excellent opportunity to meet industry experts and work closely with emerging artists.
  • A great opportunity to gain valuable skills in arts/events social media.
  • A personalised reference for your CV or job application. 

If you would like to apply for this position please send a quick email detailing your relevant experiences with relevant links to any social media accounts you have or have worked with. Please use the form below if you would like to apply.

Name *
Name
Please use 'SOCIAL MEDIA INTERN' as the subject header.
No more than 100 words.
Please paste any links to any social media accounts you have worked on. (personal or professionally).

event Volunteers needed

 

We are on the hunt for enthusiastic illustration lovers to help out at The London Illustration Fair 2017. Main duties include meeting and greeting visitors, selling tickets and artwork, managing a VIP guest list and flyering. This is a great opportunity to gain vital experience, knowledge and contacts within the professional role of illustration and the visual arts.

The fair will be open to the public on Thursday 30th November – Sunday 3rd December. We ask that all volunteers to be available to work a minimum 5x five hour shifts or two full days, over the course of the event. In exchange, we offer a good package to all interns who are able to help us.

If you would like to get involved and feel you fit the criteria, please fill out the form below.

 

Desired experience & qualities:

  •  Experience in customer service & retail (arts related desirable)
  •  Enthusiastic, personable, proactive, with a flexible approach to the working  environment
  •  Excellent communication skills with the ability to work as part of a team
  •  A keen interest in illustration and graphic arts
  •  Sales and cash handing experience  

Motivation + incentives:

  • Free Illustration Fair Tote bag.
  • Free print from one of our sponsoring exhibitors worth £30 (10 to choose from).
  • Free lunch onsite at the London Illustration Fair, for volunteers working a full day.
  • An excellent opportunity to meet industry experts and work closely with emerging artists.
  • A great opportunity to gain valuable skills in arts/events management, visitor services and sales.
  • A personalised reference for your CV or job application. 

 


TECHNICAL VOLUNTEERS

 

We are also looking for technical assistants for the set-up (Tuesday 28th, Wednesday 29th Nov and Monday 4th Dec). If you can handle a drill, can hang-up a picture frame and enjoy lifting large sheets of MDF up multiple flights of stairs, this is a great chance to earn yourself some direct hands on technical experience. For those that can help us two our of the three days will receive the same incentive package as above. 

 

Name *
Name
Please choose which position you would like to help us with.
In no more than 100 words describe your motivations for wanting to volunteer. Illustration background, sales experience, websites or additional relevant information.

 Your information will not be passed on to any third parties.