Audience Development Manager

Audience Development Manager
Employer: English Heritage
Salary: £34,060
Location: London

If you like working with people, and you want to be a key part of a transformational project in South West London, this might be the job for you.

English Heritage has been awarded funding from the National Lottery Heritage and Community Funds under the Parks for People Programme to Restore the Historic Landscape in Marble Hill Park, Twickenham, re-present the house and work with a range of local groups to better integrate the property in the wider community. In this role as Audience Development Manager, you will lead this process of integration, and in doing so will have the opportunity to create, develop and oversee all the activities that will engage new audiences encouraging them to value and act as advocates for Marble Hill House and Park.

Responsible for delivering the project's Activity Plan, you will be creating and directly managing a series of audience development projects. The overall intention is attracting new audiences and delivering the objectives of this exciting and comprehensive National Lottery Heritage Fund project to enhance and restore the historic landscape of Marble Hill Park and improve visitor numbers and engagement to Marble Hill House, on time and to budget. The post will involve some evening and weekend work.

Above all, you will be a person that likes working with people of all ages and from all backgrounds. You will be experienced in access or outreach-based work, including community liaison, youth work or working in the voluntary sector and have a minimum of two years' experience managing mid to large-scale projects, involving at least one other partner organisation, including managing freelancers and managing a budget. You will be highly collaborative and will have experience designing and delivering a range of creative audience development schemes, with the ability to build and maintain strong working relationships.

Applications will be assessed against the recruitment criteria as they are received.

You'll find it's a workplace like no other - taking you behind the scenes of these extraordinary sites and supporting you to share your ideas, inspire others and make a difference.

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