Working at Hay Festival

The festival is put together by hundreds of people coming together to build the site, produce the show, welcome our guests and spread the word. If you'd like to be part of it all, please join in.

Ice creams in the sun on Hay Festival site

Finance Director

We are seeking a Finance Director with charity and cultural sector experience, for a strategic and operational role. Salary according to experience. Location: Hay-on-Wye. Please contact Peter Florence for further details peter@hayfestival.org.

Cyfarwyddwr Cyllid

Yr ydym yn chwilio am Gyfarwyddwr Cyllid gyda phrofiad o’r sector ddiwylliannol ac elusennol am swydd strategol a gweithredol. Y cyflog i adlewyrchu profiad. Lleoliad: Y Gelli Gandryll. Cysylltwch a Peter Florence am fanylion pellach peter@hayfestival.org.

Seasonal jobs

In the run up to each year's Festival we advertise for short-term staff to fill various roles on site. These include site crew to assist with the build, maintenance and deconstruction of the site; box office staff; a Front of House team; and catering staff to work directly with the food and drink concessions on site. If you are interested in working at the 2020 Hay Festival, please check back here from autumn 2019.