Contact seeks Head of Marketing, Communications & Sales

Closing Date: 19 June 2018

Contact

Location: Manchester

Remuneration: £35,000 per annum

Description

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Contact has a long-standing commitment to diversity in its programming, producing, staffing and community engagement. We actively seek applications from the widest range of applicants.

Contact is a leading national contemporary theatre and arts organisation based in Manchester, with young people at the heart of everything we do. We work locally, nationally and internationally to provide life-changing opportunities for the next generation of creative leaders, artists and audiences, redefining theatre in the process. We produce and present a professional programme of outstanding performances, events and festivals in our building, surprising places and virtual spaces, for a young and highly diverse audience.

This is an exciting time for Contact, with a £6.5m capital re-development under way which will secure the future of Contact’s vital work with young people across Greater Manchester for the next 20 years.
As a member of the Senior Management Team you will develop, implement and oversee Contact’s marketing, communication, digital & sales strategy covering all aspects of the organisation. You will work to transform the profile and reach of all our work producing radical new shows and delivering life-changing young people’s creative and leadership activity, maximising box office sales and promoting commercial activity, catering, hires and events.

You will have a successful track record in devising and implementing effective marketing and sales strategies at a senior level with a proven ability to identify and reach new audiences. An experienced and inspirational line manager, you excel at working in partnership to achieve profile and sales.

Deadline for submission of applications: Tuesday 19 June 2018, 10am

Interviews will be held on: Wednesday 27 June 2018

For information on how to apply, visit our website.

email: vacancies@contactmcr.com or call Danny Olsson-Lane (HR and Administration Assistant) on: 0161 274 0646.

Please note that only a completed application form will be accepted.

Contact is committed to Equal Opportunities and positively welcomes applications from all sectors of the community. Registered Charity No. 501953.