Company Administrator, Community Arts North West

Company Administrator, Community Arts North West

Community Arts North West (CAN) is a leading national organisation in the field of participatory arts, migration and social change. CAN’s work aims to create expression and visibility for the diverse people and artists based in the region through dynamic partnerships and inspirational programmes of work. CAN is a National Portfolio Organisation of Arts Council England and a Manchester City Council Cultural Partner.

We’re looking to recruit a Company Administrator to join our talented team at our city centre base, in the thriving Northern Quarter of Manchester city centre.

As a new full-time post, this is an exciting opportunity for a highly organised individual to work closely with CAN’s Executive Director to ensure smooth running of many aspects of the company’s business. This will include: responsibility for office management; monitoring of the company’s work and data collection; reporting to our core funders; updating the CAN website and social media; as well as various other elements of company administration including event management.

This is an excellent opportunity for a dynamic and highly organised individual who would like to make their mark in arts administration, in a small but nationally recognised arts company. Based in our Manchester city centre office, you will play an important role in many aspects of our fast-paced and innovative organisation, and get to see first-hand how we put our commitment to community arts into practice, whilst running an efficient and effective forward-thinking company.

This is a permanent role (subject to funding), with a six month probation period. The salary is £25,000 per year. The role is a full-time position, working 35 hours per week, Mondays-Fridays 9.30am-5pm with some occasional evening and weekend work. A workplace pension scheme is available after one month of employment.

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The deadline for applications is Friday 8th November 2019.

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 19th November 2019.

We positively welcome applications from disabled people and all sectors of the community.

CAN is an equal opportunities employer. Charity registration no. 277135.