Annual Salary: £29,909 – 32,233
Hours: 37.5 hours per week. Some evening and weekend work will be required.
This position is offered on a 2-year fixed term basis initially.
The Cathedral Quarter Trust (CQT) is recruiting for an Events and Projects Manager to lead on management and delivery of the annual Culture Night Belfast event and other CQT led events and projects. This is a newly created position within the Trust and is an exciting opportunity for an experienced cultural Events and Projects Manager to play a key role in the organisation.
CQT co-ordinates and delivers a range of initiatives and projects in the Cathedral Quarter and the wider city-centre area including cultural animation activity, festivals and events. The organisation’s major project is the annual delivery of Culture Night Belfast, Northern Ireland’s largest free showcase of arts and cultural activity.
This is a unique opportunity to help shape and develop one of Belfast’s most iconic and popular public events and to play a key role in the development of the Cathedral Quarter Trust and its work.
The ideal candidate will be a dynamic individual with a passion for arts and culture and 5+ years’ experience of curating, planning and delivering large scale cultural and public events. This is a multi-faceted role that will incorporate a range of areas of responsibility including Events Programming and Management; Events Production and Operations Management; Business Development; Relationships and Stakeholder Management; Fundraising and Sponsorship; Financial Management and Administration.
An information pack and application form can be downloaded from www.cathedralquarterbelfast.com/about-us/current-vacancies
The closing date for application forms is 12pm on 15 April 2019. It is anticipated that interviews will take place on 25th April 2019.