Salary:£35,750 per annum
Contract type:Contract Contract
Lead Cultural Producer
We are seeking to appoint a Lead Cultural Producer to develop and implement a new programme of exhibitions and events in Leeds and the surrounding areas. You will be highly organised, and have prior experience of curating exhibitions and events and developing new and diverse audiences for your projects. You will plan and deliver a range of exhibitions, live events, and digital projects inspired by the British Library and its collections.
With up-to-date knowledge of cultural sector, as well as a passion for audience development, you’ll plan and organise the delivery of this new programme, building relationships with a range of partners, and carrying out consultation and evaluation. You will have a flair for creative programming and have experience of commissioning new work and creating compelling experiences for audiences.
Closing Date: 24th July 2019
In return we offer a competitive salary and a number of excellent benefits. Our pension scheme is one of the most valuable benefits we offer, as our staff can become members of the Alpha Pension Scheme where the Library contributes 20.9%. Another significant benefit the Library provides is the provision of a flexible working hours scheme which could allow you to work your hours flexibly over the week and to take up to 5 days flexi leave in a 3 month period. This is on top of 25 days holiday from entry and public and privilege holidays.
More about the British Library
As one of the world’s great libraries, our duty is to preserve the nation’s intellectual memory for the future. At the moment we have well over 150 million items, in most known languages, with three million new items added every year. We have manuscripts, maps, newspapers, magazines, prints and drawings, music scores, and patents. We operate the world’s largest document delivery service providing millions of items a year to customers all over the world. What matters to us is that we preserve the national memory and enable knowledge to be created both now and in the future.
For further information and to apply, please visit www.bl.uk/careers
We are a Disability Confident employer, and make a commitment to recruit and support disabled people. We guarantee an interview for disabled candidates who meet the minimum (essential) requirements for a vacancy.