Closing date: 1 August 2022
1 x full time post (12 months fixed term, initially)
£38,000 pro rata, dependent on experience
Walk the Plank is one of the UK’s leading outdoor arts organisations with a reputation for creating innovative productions and performances which engage artists and communities in a wide range of outdoor settings.
Our HQ is in Salford and the company works regionally, nationally, and internationally. Our track record of making work that engages citizens in public celebration is founded on ambitious creativity that connects with ordinary people. From fire gardens and site responsive installations to parades and podcasts, the company consistently attracts acclaim and showcases talent.
- Hours: 40 hours – open to part time
- Contract: 12 months fixed term initially
- Reports to: John Wassell
- Location: Based in our Salford office, with some flexibility for remote working. There will be some opportunities/necessity for travel.
An exciting opportunity to join our thriving company in a senior role. We are looking for an accomplished producer with experience working in both the commercial and arts industries, with a strong track record in business development and arts development.
An exceptional multi-tasker and communicator, you’ll have an eye for opportunity, a flair for business and the ability to lead, support and work alongside a wide range of people in a fast moving environment committed to making ambitious contemporary outdoor arts, site responsive performance and installations, and participatory arts activities with professional and non-professional artists and communities.
HOW TO APPLY
- Send us your CV (no more than 3 sides of A4) detailing relevant work experience and
qualifications that recommend you for this role along with a completed Equal Ops form.
- Please also send us a Vimeo link to a 3-minute video (e.g. recording on a smartphone
camera), telling us why you are applying for this position and why you are suitable for the
role. We are not accepting written cover letters for this role
Deadline for Application Submissions: Monday 1 August, 12 noon
Interviews will be held at Cobden Works in August 2022
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