Deputy Director (Finance and Operations)

Deputy Director (Finance and Operations), City Arts Nottingham


City Arts has existed since 1977 (starting as Nottingham Community Arts & Crafts Centre), providing participatory arts opportunities to communities in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire. It is a company limited by guarantee and a registered charity with funding from Nottingham City Council and Arts Council England, with the balance being earned income or other external funding.

The position of the Deputy Director (Finance and Operations) is a new permanent post (4 days a week) and part of the leadership of the organisation, made possible by Arts Council England’s increased investment which aims to strengthen the organisation, diversify income streams and build sustainable financial reliance.

This post will be responsible for the development and implementation of the organisation’s financial strategies to enable it to achieve its objectives. Main duties will include responsibility for overseeing and maintaining finances;  working with the team to increase fundraising, looking for commercial opportunities and maximising the potential income generation from its building in Hockley; personnel management; Health and Safety; deputising for CEO and reporting to the Board.   The post will act as contact for funders and donors.

Interviews will be held week commencing 24th September 2018 at City Arts Nottingham, 11-13 Hockley, Nottingham, NG1 1FH

Full detials and application pack can be found here:

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Contact Name

Madeline Holmes 

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Start Date

25th August 2018

Closing Date

17th September 2018