Contact seeks Marketing & Communications Manager

Closing Date: 18 June 2021

Contact Theatre

Location: Manchester

Remuneration: £25,000 to £28,000 depending on experience


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We are Contact – a theatre and performing arts venue on Manchester’s Oxford Road. 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 community leaders.

It is an exciting time to join the team as we prepare to reopen following an extensive redevelopment. We are looking forward to welcoming new and existing audiences, participants and communities at our transformed venue.

We are looking for a creative and experienced Marketing and Communications Manager who will plan and deliver campaigns, especially around our reopening. You will increase Contact’s brand profile, drive ticket sales and grow engagement with our participation programmes.

You will work closely with the Creative Development team to showcase our vital work with young people, as well as the Commercial team to promote our emerging venue hire, consultancy and hospitality offers. You will also lead on the day-to-day marketing function, managing website content, developing assets, and liaising with 3rd party suppliers and agencies.

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 the community. Candidates with a disability who meet the minimum essential criteria on the person specification will be guaranteed an interview.

Job Title: Marketing and Communications Manager
Salary: £25,000 – £28,000 depending on experience
Hours: Full Time 35 Hours
Contract: Fixed Term (6 months)
Application Deadline: Friday 18 June by 10am
Interviews taking place: Friday 2 July, in-person at Contact.

Get more information and download the application form from our website.


Oxford Road, Manchester M15 6JA.
Box office: 01612740600

Registered charity 501953