Festival Manager, Chorlton Arts Festival

Festival Manager, Chorlton Arts Festival

A dynamic freelance role as the Festival Manager for Chorlton Arts Festival – one of the U.K.’s leading multi-arts festivals as it enters a new and exciting phase in its history.

Working with the Festival Director and the festival’s Board, you will manage a variety of tasks to deliver the festival to an excellent standard. This includes but is not limited to event operations and logistics, coordination of the festival programme, liaison and relationship management, and supporting the Director with marketing and brand management, fundraising and sponsorship.

This year the festival welcomes a new Director and ambitions to broaden the event programme and partnerships. The Festival Director and Manager will work closely together to deliver an ambitious, community engaged and innovative event. We are seeking someone keen to take on this challenge.

This is a freelance p/t role taking an average of 2 days/week with more required over busy periods.

There is a flat fee of £4000 for the role (inc. VAT and expenses).

To find out more and before you apply please read the full Job Description here.

To apply, please send a C.V. and covering letter (no more than 2 pages) to isla.brown@chorltonartsfestival.com by the closing date of 5pm on Wednesday 18th January 2017.

Interviews will be held on Friday 20th January in Manchester.

Please direct any questions to Isla on isla.brown@chorltonartsfestival.com

We look forward to receiving your application. Please note, this role is currently subject to funding.