Manchester International Festival seeks Various Roles

Closing Date: 21 February 2020

Manchester International Festival

Location: Manchester

Remuneration: Various (dependent on role)


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From heading up artist liaison teams to developing our commitment to sustainability – we’re recruiting for a number of roles across our organisation as we head towards MIF21 and The Factory.

To apply please visit our recruitment site.

Roles available include;

-Access Manager – lead on the delivery of a holistic Access Strategy for MIF/The Factory that embeds accessibility as a core principle of the organisation.

-Artist Liaison Coordinator & Artist Liaison Deputy – ensure the implementation of the Artist Liaison strategy for the commissions/events for MIF and The Factory. This will include managing the logistic arrangements for our teams participating as part of our co-commissioning agreements worldwide.

-Content Editor – create, curate and publish stories across a range of digital platforms. This is a customer facing role which is focused on stimulating conversation about the arts and building audiences online.

-Environmental Sustainability Manager – to help us drive forward our ambitions around becoming a world-leader in sustainable environmental management, ensuring our sustainable aims sit at the heart of everything we do.

-Executive Assistant – support the Executive team by consistently providing excellent and pro-active executive support across their work.

-HR Manager – provide a comprehensive service to managers and employees, and drive both HR operations and the delivery of strategic objectives.

-Producer (permanent) – From development of the idea to its realisation and presentation to the public, line-produce new commissions and where required manage tours to co-commissioner venues or other presenters.

-Freelance Producers – As a Freelance Producer you will develop and deliver high quality new productions and events for the organisation working with the Artistic Lead and Executive Producers.

-Freelance Production Managers – As a Freelance Production Manager you will work with the show specific Producer and MIF’s Technical team to deliver the technical aspects of cross-art form shows on a variety of scales in conventional and found spaces.

MIF provides space for great artists from around the world to do extraordinary things: things they’ve always dreamed of doing, things they might not be able to do anywhere else. We’re transforming how artists can create this work through pioneering training, development and employment opportunities.

MIF is committed to equality for everyone and we encourage you to apply no matter what your age, caring responsibilities, disability, gender, gender identity, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and sexual orientation.

MIF is an inclusive employer. We value difference and recruit by merit based on fair and open competition. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and from all sectors.