Project Officers


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Fixed Term

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MIF invites great artists from across the globe to create extraordinary new work for the Festival, which is staged every two years at venues and found spaces across Manchester. Our future home is The Factory, a world-class cultural space being built in the heart of the city, where we’ll present a year-round programme and artists will be able to develop work of huge ambition and scale that they might not be able to anywhere else.

Supporting project work with a range of Project Office responsibilities.

Please note we are recruiting for two Project Officer roles:
• The Factory Transition Project (MIF’s transition from a biennial festival into the operator of a new year-round venue – The Factory)
• Technology & Insights Portfolio

Salary £24-27,000 per annum (dependent on experience)

Project Officers – Recruitment Pack 2021

Closing date 05 November 2021

First round interviews will take place across w/c 22 November 2021

Please use the Submit your application button at the top of the page to apply.

If you encounter any technical difficulties or require an alternate format, please see the word version of the form here – MIF Job Application Form – Project Officers (downloadable word version of form)

    The online application form will require you to complete the following:
    equal opportunities data, personal information, employment history (incl dates, duties & reasons for leaving), 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.

If you have any specific accessibility requirements (such as printed forms/Job Packs) please contact the Festival Office 0161 8174500 to discuss or email

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