Freelance Marketing and PR Manager, SHIFT

Fee: £18,000 over 15 months (December 2016 – Feb 2018)

Cheshire East Council has recently secured funding from Arts Council England to embark on a 12-month programme of digital arts and culture called SHIFT.

Commencing in January, SHIFT will feature exhibitions, workshops, talks and events celebrating digital art, design and culture.  SHIFT will also run in partnership with arts organisations and regional and national digital artists, who will exhibit throughout the year presenting innovative work to engage and challenge audiences.

Purpose of the Job

Develop the SHIFT brand and implement strong marketing strategies to build audiences for SHIFT and to raise the profile of Cheshire East’s digital and creative industries. To create and implement Marketing, Digital/Social Media, Press and PR plans to deliver marketing objectives and liaise with media partners driving coverage and generating stories.   Ensure key messages reach both potential audiences and businesses within Cheshire East and work with partner organisation to raise the profile in the North and nationally. Reporting to the Creative Producer.

How to apply:

Please send a CV and covering letter describing your previous experience, interest and skills you bring to the in the role to louiseshannon0@gmail.com

Deadline 27 November 2016 / Interview 1 December 2016