JOB OPPORTUNITIES

In addition to the below, visit the Independent Cinema Office website for regular job listings for the cinema exhibition sector.

Senior Technician, Gulbenkian, Canterbury

£21,843 – £24,565 per annum

Gulbenkian is the University of Kent’s Arts Centre offering innovative, inspiring and high-quality arts activity, with a particular focus on the creative empowerment of children and young people.

It’s looking for a dynamic Senior Technician to support the Technical Manager in running all the technical aspects of a dynamic and busy arts organisation.

You will be able to demonstrate a high degree of technical knowledge and experience.

Apply via the Gulbenkian website.

The closing date for applications is 15 February 2017

Artistic Director, Lighthouse

Lighthouse is seeking a new Artistic Director to lead award-winning arts and digital culture programmes, and play a leading role in shaping its future vision.

Working closely with the Executive Director, the Artistic Director will bring visionary artistic leadership to Lighthouse, developing inspiring new programmes that will further develop our strategic position at the intersection of arts, education and the creative industries, with a specific focus on championing emerging art and technology practices that cross boundaries and artforms.

This is an extraordinary opportunity for the right candidate to play a key role in the future of an ambitious, innovative and influential arts organisation at a time of significant growth.

Permanent Contract
Salary £35k+
Deadline for applications: 27 February 2017
Information and Application Form [PDF]

Communications Coordinator, Lighthouse

This Communications Coordinator can drive Lighthouse’s online profile, plan and deliver engaging marketing campaigns, and help expand reach as Lighthouse launches a series of exciting new programmes.

The Communications Coordinator will work closely with the Communications & Development Manager on campaigns for programmes of exhibitions and commissions, talent development and production schemes, and events and education projects.

The successful candidate will be a highly organised, creative and confident communicator who is passionate about audience engagement in the arts. They will have exemplary copywriting skills, a good working knowledge of basic web technology, and the ideas and initiative to engage and excite communities online.

12-month contract with potential to extend
Deadline for applications: 4pm, Monday 13 February 2017
Information and Application Form [PDF]

Freelance Project Manager, Lighthouse

The Project Manager will need strong experience of cultural events management and creative project development, to support the Creative Producer and Senior Producer on two exciting new projects Lighthouse is delivering this Spring.

The successful candidate will be highly organised, thorough and an excellent problem solver, who has a strong track record managing projects in the cultural sector. They will have interest in emerging technology in film, games and interactive media, and experience working with artists, producers, and other media creatives.

5-month fixed term contract
Deadline for applications: 5pm, Friday 17 February 2017
Information and Application Form [PDF]

Part-time Duty Manager Phoenix Picturehouse, Oxford

£9.93 per hour (30 hours per week)

Situated close to the centre of Historic Oxford, the Phoenix Picturehouse is part of Picturehouse Cinemas who operate 23 cinemas across the UK and are a stand alone division of Cineworld PLC.

It’s looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Duty Manager to run the cinema’s daily operations on specified shifts including managing the building and the staff and taking responsibility for customer care. The role also needs to prepare and show films and other content throughout the cinema and to provide technical and maintenance support for the cinema.

For more details please download the job description.

To apply please send your CV and covering letter to jobs@picturehouses.co.uk with ‘Duty Manager, Oxford# in the subject line.

The closing date for applications is 10 February 2017