Cultural Manager, Culture Warrington

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Cultural Manager, Culture Warrington

Culture Warrington has an exciting opportunity for an experienced inspirational leader to join our team on a fixed term contract for a period of 2 years. Culture Warrington is a charitable organisation at the heart of culture in the North West and incorporates Pyramid & Parr Hall and Warrington Museum & Art Gallery delivering arts, heritage and events across Warrington. Culture Warrington plays a key role in the delivery of a range of programmes and festivals throughout the year including; Warrington Festival, Warrington Contemporary Arts Festival and Christmas activities.

We are looking for an outstanding, innovative, inspirational and experienced leader to join Culture Warrington’s Management Team to take responsibility for leading the Outreach & Engagement Team, build upon the achievements and strengths of the company, and share their knowledge and experience to further raise the company’s standards and reputation. Two key projects for the job holder is to develop the Warrington Contemporary Arts Festival through their network of cultural and arts organisations and artists to strengthen and broaden the festival; in turn creating new opportunities that enliven and enhance the individual and the collective experience for all. Secondly, the job will lead and coordinate Culture Warrington’s application to become a National Portfolio Organisation, through creating an integrated strategy for a cultural arts programme and service reaching across all Culture Warrington venues.

Strong, proven leadership and management skills are essential as is a passion for success with an ability to relate and engage with stakeholders, partners and board members. Excellent communication skills and experience leading and inspiring diverse teams with the ability to create a proactive culture.

If this sounds like you, please visit the Culture Warrington website http://www.culturewarrington.org/work-for-us/ for more information and apply by completing an application form and sending to recruitment@livewirewarrington.org

Closing date: 9:00 am Monday 5th February 2018