Citizen Engagement Manager, Lancashire 2025

Freelance Contract December 2020-June 2021

Fee: £17,500 (inclusive of VAT, reasonable expenses for travel and costs will be reimbursed)

Lancashire 2025 is a creative regeneration organisation, engaging the people of Lancashire in a bold new vision for commerce, culture and creative communities. Forging new ideas, and cross sector partnerships with local, national and international organisations to deliver the most ambitious and inclusive cultural programme ever seen.

Lancashire is bidding to become UK City of Culture in 2025. Bringing Lancashire together to form one Virtual City, the programme will combine imagined architecture, digital transformation and cultural commissioning.

As Lancashire 2025 moves into the bid activation stage, we are looking to build and cultivate an active and empowered creative community to drive culture led regeneration throughout Lancashire – for the wellbeing of all people and future generations, generating learning experiences and creating a diverse community. Bringing citizen engagement experience into the team will drive innovative forms of engagement, cultural participation and neighbourhood planning. You will make sure diversity and inclusion are at the forefront in everything we plan, develop and deliver.

You will motivate and enable local people, groups and communities to join the Lancashire 2025 journey, back the bid and take part in shaping the community outcomes through key projects focusing on reaching citizens, delivering partnerships for engagement, public engagement and neighbourhood planning.

TO FIND OUT MORE AND TO DOWNLOAD A FULL JOB PACK PLEASE VISIT – https://lancashire2025.com/get-involved/join-the-lancashire-2025-team

Deadline for applications: 2pm on Friday 30th October 2020.

Interviews will take place W/c 9th November and W/c 16th November 2020. Our preference is that interviews take place in person (in Preston) but this will be Covid-19 dependent and online interviews are a possibility.