Location : Oxford Road, Manchester
Closing Date : 25/02/2019
Salary : £27,025 per annum
Employment Type : Fixed Term
Faculty / Organisational Unit : Humanities
Hours Per week : 35 Hours per week (including some weekend and evening work)
Contract Duration : 3 years from commencement of contract
The Creative Producer role is an exciting opportunity created as part of a new partnership between The University of Manchester and Manchester Camerata, one of the UK’s most adventurous orchestras.
The Creative Producer will work 75% as part of the Manchester Camerata team, delivering the orchestra’s exhilarating programme of classical and cross-genre music.
25% of the role will represent dedicated research time, to undertake knowledge exchange between the Manchester Camerata and The University of Manchester, to explore and develop the potential for partnership research projects.
The University of Manchester is investing £3.3m in a new and exciting project, Creative Manchester, which is located in the School of Arts, Languages and Cultures, and will help to support the University’s ambitious strategic vision in the arts and cultural and creative industries locally, nationally and internationally.
Creative Manchester demonstrates the University’s recognition of the importance of its contribution to the creative and cultural sector, and will enable us to pursue an ambitious research agenda and teach the very best students with the brightest talent. It will also support a series of roles designed to develop collaborative partnerships to encourage creative-sector growth. It provides a framework to develop further our partnerships and collaborations with business and cultural organisations, and to educate future generations to work in the ever-growing creative industries.
The post holder will possess excellent communication and organisational skills, along with proven experience of applied and academic research, knowledge and understanding of the orchestral sector.
This post is and is full-time and is fixed term until end December 2021.
As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status. All appointments are made on merit.
Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies
Enquiries about vacancy shortlisting and interviews:
Name: Anne-Marie Nugnes
Tel: 0161 275 4499
Tel: 0161 850 2004
This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date