Opportunities

Liverpool Biennial is the UK biennial of contemporary art. Taking place every two years across the city in public spaces, galleries, museums and online, the Biennial commissions artists from around the world to make and present work in the context of Liverpool. Liverpool Biennial 2018 takes place from 14 July – 28 October.

We are currently recruiting for a new Director of Development, a Front of House Coordinator and Mediators.

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Director of Development

Salary: Depending on qualifications and experience
Full-time, permanent contract
Deadline: Tuesday 29 May 2018, 12pm

We are seeking an experienced high-level fundraiser to lead our Development department. You will be joining a team of passionate and committed individuals and will lead on all aspects of our fundraising strategy, whilst developing innovative and sustained investment in support of our plans for the future.

You will be a dynamic and results driven individual with a proven success record in development and relationship management, experience of working in the arts, and the ability to exceed your targets.

Application packs are available to download here or by email from jane@biennial.com.

Closing date for receipt of applications is  12pm on Tuesday 29 May 2018 and interviews are expected to be held in Liverpool on Friday 1 June 2018.


Front of House Coordinator

Salary: £17,265
Full-time, temporary contract until November 2018
Deadline: Monday 21 May 2018, 12pm

We are currently seeking to appoint an experienced and enthusiastic Front of House Coordinator to help assemble and lead a mediator and volunteer team who will ensure an exciting and memorable experience for all visitors to Liverpool Biennial 2018.

The successful candidate will have proven skills and experience in customer service, team leadership and administration. They will also need to have a passion for, and the ability to communicate well about contemporary visual art. The job will involve working evenings and weekends.

Application packs are available to download here or by email from jane@biennial.com

Closing date for receipt of applications is 12pm on Monday 21 May 2018 and first interviews are expected to be held in Liverpool in the last week of May.


Mediators

Salary: National Minimum/Living Wage
Full-time, temporary contract until November 2018
Deadline: Monday 21 May 2018, 12pm

We are currently looking to appoint knowledgeable and enthusiastic Mediators to help ensure a meaningful visitor experience for Liverpool Biennial 2018.

Successful candidates will be passionate about contemporary art and will lead and interact with audiences across the Biennial platforms, face to face and via other media. Alongside the Mediation Coordinator, Front of House Coordinator and Liverpool Biennial Production Team, Mediators will ensure that all visitors to Liverpool Biennial 2018 are warmly welcomed and that group visits are hosted well. The job will involve working evening and weekend shifts.

Each Mediator will participate in The City is a School, Liverpool Biennial’s contemporary art learning platform.

Application packs are available to download here or by email from jane@biennial.com

Closing date for receipt of applications is 12pm on Monday 21 May 2018 and interviews are expected to be held in Liverpool in the last week of May.