We’re recruiting!

We’re looking for a Communications Assistant to work with the Communications Director on all aspects of our communications. The role would be 2 days a week, based in our office on the first floor of the Observer building in Hastings.

Hastings International Piano is the charity that organises an international concerto competition for the top young pianists under 30. Aside from the competition, we run a diverse programme of concerts, education workshops and community events.

The role includes assisting with all aspects of communications for Hastings International Piano, but particularly: 

  • Creating digital content
  • Maintaining social media platforms 
  • Cataloguing photo library
  • Developing and then maintaining new website. 
  • Pulling together programme sheets and other materials

Essential Attributes

  • Creative.
  • Interested in developing audiences.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Good writing and visual skills.
  • Ability to work independently as line manager works remotely.
  • Knowledge of arts scene in Hastings and further afield.
  • Experience of running social media platforms.


  • Experience of creating film content.
  • Knowledge of classical music.
  • Editing experience.

Please email Nicky Webb, Communications Director, explaining why you are suited to the role and why you’d like the job. Please include your CV.