Development Officer, Liverpool Biennial

Development Officer, Liverpool Biennial

Liverpool Biennial is the UK biennial of contemporary art. Taking place every two years across the city in public spaces, galleries, museums and online, we commission artists from around the world to make and present work in the context of Liverpool.

We are looking to appoint a Development Officer to join the Liverpool Biennial team. You will work with the Director of Development and their team to identify, cultivate and develop corporate, individual, public and private sector partners for the Biennial. The Development Officer will also contribute to the promotion of Liverpool Biennial at external events with the aim of identifying and targeting new potential sponsors and funders. The successful candidate will have at least 2 years’ experience in a similar role.

Application packs are available to download from the Biennial website or by email from

Closing date for receipt of applications is noon on 19 September 2017 and interviews are expected to be held in Liverpool w/c 26 September 2017.

Liverpool Biennial is committed to promoting equal opportunities and encourages and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

Founded in 1998, Liverpool Biennial has commissioned over 300 new artworks and presented work by over 450 artists from around the world. Liverpool Biennial 2018:Beautiful world, where are you?will take place from 14 July – 28 October, celebrating 20 years of presenting international art in the city and region. The Biennial is underpinned by a programme of research, education, residencies and commissions.