Artistic Assistant

Location:
Manchester

Contract Type:
Permanent

Closing date:
22/05/2018

Manchester International Festival (MIF) is the world’s first festival of original, new work and special events, staged every two years. From 2020, as well as producing a biennial festival, we will also run The Factory, a new state of the art building and producing organisation in the heart of Manchester.

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.

ARTISTIC ASSISTANT – job pack

Interview date (subject to change) – 14/19 June 2018

Manchester International Festival operate an online application process. However, if you have any specific accessibility requirements (such as printed forms/Job Packs) please contact the Festival Office 0161 8174500 to discuss or email recruitment@mif.co.uk

The online application form will require you to complete the following:
equal opportunities data, personal information, employment history (incl dates, duties & reasons for leaving), qualifications and training history (incl. dates & level of certification as applicable), two references with contact details, a statement outlining why you have applied and why you believe you are a suitable candidate for this position and what particular qualities and experience you would bring to the post if appointed. We advise you to have this information ready before beginning your application.

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