Manchester International Festival is grounded in our city and engages with the world. We aim to reflect the great diversity of Manchester, and our planet, in all aspects of our work – artists, audiences, staff, participants, board members, and partner companies. We invite and welcome input on how we can do this effectively from the many individuals and communities with whom we aim to work in ever more exciting ways. John McGrath, Artistic Director and CEO, Manchester International Festival + The Factory

Current job vacancies

Content Manager

From developing apps with Björk and interactive micro-sites with FKA twigs, to reaching audiences in their millions through live broadcasts of our events, MIF has always strived to be innovative in its digital thinking. We are therefore looking for a Content Manager to develop a strategy that engages with audiences across all the organisation’s digital channels, collaborating with the digital, video and broadcast team to create engaging, innovative, high-quality and far-reaching content.

Location:
Manchester

Contract Type:
Permanent

Closing date:
22/05/2018

Web Developer

From developing apps with Björk and interactive micro-sites with FKA twigs, to reaching audiences in their millions through live broadcasts of our events, MIF has always strived to be innovative in its digital thinking, therefore, we're looking for an experienced and creative Web Developer, proficient across a variety of platforms, to join our team. A hands-on problem solver, creative thinker and a great communicator, you’ll work across a variety of projects to help develop and maintain MIF’s online presence using custom CMS, API integration, CRM/Ticketing and other in-house and third party systems.

Location:
Manchester

Contract Type:
Permanent

Closing date:
22/05/2018

Ticketing Manager

We’re seeking to appoint an experienced and meticulous Ticketing Manager to help oversee the management and operation of the organisation’s ticketing function. You should be accomplished in managing multiple projects, proficient in analysing box office and audience data and able to work to tight deadlines. You’ll take responsibility for providing excellent customer service to all MIF audiences, working closely with insights, evaluation and marketing staff to contribute to ongoing customer understanding and future customer relationship marketing strategies.

Location:
Manchester

Contract Type:
Permanent

Closing date:
22/05/2018

Creative Learning Director Job Share

We’re seeking someone to enter into a job share with our existing Creative Learning Director to help shape our engagement and participation strategy and drive the vision of future Festivals and The Factory as we begin the journey to a year-round programme. The postholder should be organised, driven and passionate person to support the development of a number of exciting programmes of work with a diverse range of people across greater Manchester.

Location:
Manchester

Contract Type:
Permanent

Closing date:
22/05/2018

Cultural Skills and Training Director

Integral to the development of The Factory is the skills and training that the organisation will offer. We are seeking a dynamic and experienced leader to lead the development of this new Cultural Skills Consortium and The Cultural Skills offer for The Factory, building on the programmes and partnerships developed during the initial scoping phase. We’re looking for a person with a track-record in the in strategic development of ambitious and innovative partnerships to have an integral role in the development of this world-leading cultural skills offer.

Location:
Manchester

Contract Type:
Fixed Term

Closing date:
22/05/2018

Artistic Assistant

As we take this step towards The Factory, we're looking for a warm, engaging and reliable person to support the CEO/Artistic Director and Creative Director. Over the last decade we've worked with world-class artists across the spectrum of performing arts, visual arts and popular culture, we want you to work at the heart of our Executive team and help support relationships with artists, industry associates, guests, media and the local artistic community.

Location:
Manchester

Contract Type:
Permanent

Closing date:
22/05/2018

Marketing Manager

We’re seeking a Marketing Manager to help shape our marketing strategy and engage our target audiences as we begin the journey to a year-round programme at The Factory. We'd like you to be accomplished in managing multiple projects, proficient in analysing box office and audience data and able to work to tight deadlines. You’ll create innovative and reliable marketing campaigns across the spectrum of dance, theatre, music, opera, visual arts and popular culture to maximise audience attendance, working closely with the Marketing Director and other members of the communications team, to maximise the exposure of the organisation.

Location:
Manchester

Contract Type:
Permanent

Closing date:
22/05/2018

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