FGLF2018 Vacancy: Gourmet Coordinator

The Fairway Galle Literary Festival team is looking for a Gourmet Coordinator for the 2018 festival taking place from January 24th – 28th 2018.

FGLF2018 Job Vacancy Announcement - Gourmet Coordinator

He or she will be preferably from the Galle area, and will be in charge of all ‘Gourmet Events’ and the ‘Lit Café’.

Work Requirements:

The Gourmet Coordinator will have the following responsibilities:

  • Develop and manage the Gourmet Events Programme.
  • Select and confirm venues.
  • Select and confirm menus.
  • Be in charge of wine allocations.
  • Liaise with gourmet hosts.
  • Co-ordinate with Gourmet Event participants.
  • Manage the sale of tickets for Gourmet Events.
  • Oversee the allocation of sponsor stalls at the Lit Café.
  • Coordinate with paid stall-holders at the Lit Café.
  • Manage daily logistics and entertainment at the Lit Café.
  • Be responsible for Lit Café waste management with waste management partners.

Work Period:

Now (immediately) through mid February 2018.

How to Apply:

Please email a cover letter detailing your experience and why this position may suit you with your CV to the Festival Director at fd@galleliteraryfestival.com.