Contact seeks Head of Marketing, Communications and Advocacy

Closing Date: 6 September 2021


Location: Manchester

Remuneration: £40,000



We are Contact – a theatre and performing arts venue in Manchester. Our mission is to change the face of UK culture, with young people driving every aspect of our work. We create and produce our own shows, host tours from some of the best theatre companies in the world, and develop the next generation of artists, performers and agents of social change.

This is an exciting time for Contact as we re-open our building in 2021 following a major refurbishment and expansion.

As Head of Marketing, Communications and Advocacy, you will tell Contact’s story to the world. You will shine a light on Contact’s life-changing impact on young people, and our diverse range of shows and festivals addressing important social issues.

Overall, you will be working in a fun, fast-paced environment, working on exciting projects and events within a supportive and welcoming team.

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 people and from all sectors of our community. Candidates with a disability who meet the minimum criteria on the person specification will be guaranteed an interview.

Please note that only a completed application form will be accepted. Please visit our website to access and download the application form.

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

Contact is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. For all successful roles we require an enhanced disclosure and barring certificate as part of our recruitment checks.