Head of Partnerships, The Lowry

Salford Culture & Place Partnership is seeking to appoint a highly motivated Head of Partnerships to join the artists and organisations that are making a real difference

Salary: £50,000 per annum

Terms: 18 month fixed term contract

Hours: 40 hours flexible per week worked

This is a unique and exciting opportunity to significantly influence and lead the development of Salford as a city with culture at the core. The Head of Culture and Place will manage the goals and objectives set out by the SCPP, harnessing the shared sense of vision, enthusiasm and commitment demonstrated within the Salford Culture and Place Strategy. We are looking for an experienced and dynamic individual to develop and co-ordinate strategic opportunities in order for the cultural sector to play its full part in the city’s long-term ambition of becoming a true cultural destination of regional, national and international renown. This appointment is supported by Salford City Council and a key task for the post holder will be to secure longer term investment to enable the sustainability of the sector and this role. Based at The Lowry, this will be a Lowry appointment funded by the SCPP.

The partnership values diversity and would welcome applicants from all backgrounds. We would equally welcome applicants wishing to job share and would consider appointing an organisation on a fee basis. The successful candidate will have a background in the arts and creative industries including experience of strategy development and leading partnership initiatives.

For an application pack please visit www.thelowry.com/jobs or for any enquiries please contact the HR department on 0161 876 2068.

Application deadline:              Monday 21 January 2019 at 10am

Interviews:                            Friday 8 February 2019

Start Date:                            Negotiable with successful applicant