Audience Development & Engagement Manager

Audience Development & Engagement Manager

Salary: £41,846 – £44,697 per annum

Location: Town Hall, Town Hall Square, Leicester  LE1 9BG

Permanent, Full Time

Leicester Arts and Museums service seek to recruit an Audience Development & Engagement Manager to develop and lead an engagement and exhibitions programme which delivers compelling in–person and online experiences that result in audience development and customer engagement with the service.

You will be responsible for the collections, exhibitions, arts heritage, community engagement, health and wellbeing, learning and curation functions of the service. You will develop and lead the learning offer, both formal and informal and will be responsible for the Council’s collection, ensuring that industry standards are maintained.

It is an exciting time to join the service as a member of the Arts and Museums Senior Management team, with a new Arts and Museums Vision and Strategy having been created and with the service having recently become a National Portfolio Organisation which receives regular funding from Arts Council England.

Requirements of the post include:

-Significant experience of developing audiences and developing engagement programmes within the arts, cultural and heritage sector;

-Experience of managing and developing a team across several functions;

-Excellent written communication and report writing skills;

-Good numeracy skills with experience of managing budgets, including monitoring budgets, income generation and reducing costs;

-Experience of developing significant partnerships which deliver outcomes;

-Experience in change management.


For an informal discussion please email Joanna Jones, Head of Arts & Museums,

Please ensure you provide an email address as this is our method of contact.

Closing Date: 27 August 2018

Post Number: A0526/0718KP

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