12 days ago
  • Level Senior
  • Professions Producer
  • Type Full Time
  • Location London, United Kingdom

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Closing date: Monday, 26th October 2020 at 12pm (Late applications will not be accepted)
The Senior Producer will lead the Barbican Guildhall Creative Learning division through eight key areas:
  • With the Senior Manager and Director of Innovation & Engagement / Interim Artistic Director, lead on the development and delivery of the Creative Learning strategy
  • Team leadership of Creative Learning producers, curators and managers as well as freelance creative teams
  • Financial management of programme in close collaboration with the Senior Manager
  • Working with the Senior Manager and the development team to identify, support and (where necessary) implement fundraising from statutory sector and Trusts and Foundations
  • Advocacy and networking, both internally and externally
  • Strategic development through contributing to the overall development of Creative Learning across the Barbican Centre and Guildhall School
  • Actively seeking to promote equality of opportunity in relation to the duties of the post and play a part in developing the Barbican and Guildhall School of Music and Drama as more inclusive organisations
  • Commitment to providing the highest level of customer service, to both internal and external customers.
In 2009, the Barbican and Guildhall School joined forces to launch Barbican Guildhall Creative Learning, a creative alliance pioneering new models for creative and cultural learning across the art forms. Our mission, Creative Skills for Life, underpins all aspects of our work and approach in the design and delivery of meaningful and impactful learning experiences across three strategic pillars: Education, Employability and Enrichment.
Every year, we deliver more than 40 programmes and events alongside 150 partners to over 22,00 participants. In order to achieve this, we build partnerships with teachers, artists, young people, schools and community organisations locally, nationally and internationally.
As an organisation we have an under-representation of Black, Asian and ethnically diverse people in senior roles so we particularly welcome candidates who identify as such. Candidates should have excellent communication skills, significant experience of managing and leading a large team. You should also possess interpersonal skills of the highest calibre and be able to use your own initiative in getting things going. You should have proven track record of working with a range of art forms in the delivery of large-scale educational events and an ability to create and facilitate innovative, collaborative projects in response to both the Barbican Arts Programme and the Creative Learning strategic vision
For more information, please download the Job Information Pack.
Closing date: Monday, 26th October 2020 at 12pm (Late applications will not be accepted)
Interviews will be held on 9th November and 12th November 2020.
To apply online, please visit www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/jobs.
Alternatively, please contact the Corporate Recruitment Unit on 020 7332 3978 (24hr answerphone) quoting reference GS562. A minicom service for the hearing impaired is available on 020 7332 3732.
The City of London Corporation is committed to Equal Opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community

Skills Required

  • Producing

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