Arts Space Manager

Arts Space Manager
Employer: Merton Arts Space
Salary: £27,801 - £29,517 per annum pro-rata
Location: London

Merton Arts Space is a new and unique arts and cultural space situated in Wimbledon Library at the heart of the town centre. The space acts as a functioning library by day and a performance space by night with two additional exhibition spaces available at all times. The space opened in summer 2016 with funding from Arts Council England and an impressive variety of cultural events has taken place in the space so far.

The Library Service is seeking to recruit an experienced cultural events and programme manager who can ensure a wide variety of events are delivered in the space and that are marketed to their full potential. The manager will also be responsible for improving customer standards and training library staff, security guards and volunteers to support with the successful development of the space and enusring the building is well maintained.

Generating sufficient levels of income will be key both to the success of the space and in potentially extending this fixed term post for future years. Applicants should have experience of producing funding applications and also be able to develop innovative ways of developing funds through sponsorship and other channels.

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