LeftCoast seeks Project Manager for Spaces for Art

LeftCoast are seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic freelance project manager to work on our two new art spaces – Art, Bed & Breakfast (AB&B) and Abingdon Studios.

The successful applicant will be responsible for driving forward these two exciting and innovative projects which are shaping new spaces for art to happen in Blackpool.

Key elements of the job include working with our partners on both projects, creating business plans for both projects, lead on the commissioning of artwork and community engagement programmes around the projects.

The ideal candidate will have experience of managing creative workspaces, working with artists and understanding their particular needs, developing business plans and managing resources? and strong project management skills.

This is a twelve month contract working five days per week and reporting to LeftCoast?s Artistic Director. The contract value is ?25,000 per annum with the possibility of extension subject to funding and the success of the projects.

Interested applicants should send a covering letter detailing why they are interested in the post and explaining how they meet the person specification together with a recent CV.

Click here to download the person specification.

The deadline for applications is Friday 5 February at 5pm.

For more information or for an informal discuss please contact Michael Trainor or 01253 477973 or email info@leftcoast.org.uk

Please send applications to info@leftcoast.org.uk or via post to LeftCoast, Unit 4, 81 Church Street, Blackpool, FY1 1HU.