Work With Us

Join the Gilded Balloon family…

We rely on our amazing staff to ensure a smooth, safe and fun environment for all our artists and audiences.

To apply to be part of Team GB during the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2018 please read the descriptions below and use the application form to apply. Production, Marketing Manager and Box Office Assistant Managers have separate hiring processes, see descriptions below. We can’t wait to hear from you! Lots of love, Team GB x


All applicants must be:

  • aged 18 years or over
  • have the right to work in the UK
  • Be free to work from 23rd July – 1st September 2018 (depending on roles, the days prior may also be required for training).


We will contact you if you are selected for interview. Due to the high volume of applications we will only be able to contact those selected to attend an interview. If you do not hear from us then you have not been successful.

Interviews will be conducted in person and via video chat throughout May and June.

Worked for Team GB in the past? When you apply, indicate when and in what position you worked with us!



We are currently searching for a number of suitable candidates to join our Technical Team. We are looking for technicians with skills in areas such as Lighting, Sound and Stage Management to build and operate our 14 temporary venues for the duration of the Fringe Festival.

It will be your duty to provide technical support for numerous shows and performers. Working as a technician at the fringe you will need to be approachable, enthusiastic, confident and have the stamina required to meet the demands of the fringe programme. Whether you are a seasoned professional or fresh from graduation we have a job for you.

To apply send an introductory letter and CV to

We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applications from all sectors of the community. We expect employees to support these commitments and to assist in their realisation.