Head of Marketing and Audience Development (FTC Maternity Cover)

Eastbourne’s Towner Art Gallery are seeking an experienced, passionate marketing professional to join their team  for a maternity cover opportunity at a particularly exciting time in the gallery’s development, as we approach our 10th anniversary in our award-winning gallery building in 2019, and our centenary in 2023.

Working with the Senior Management Team and Board of Trustees, the successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring that Towner reaches, engages and increases audiences and participants and, in particular, identified priority groups, as well as reaching communities who do not currently engage with Towner. They will deliver marketing strategies across all of Towner’s programme (including exhibitions and events, Towner Cinema, collection, learning and supporters) promoting Towner and Eastbourne and delivering key messages to audiences, participants and stakeholders through a wide range of marketing and communication channels. The role will require a particular focus on developing new strategies for the marketing of Towner’s commercial activities including Towner Cinema, the café bar, gift shop and online shop.

Salary: £30,000 per annum

Closing date: Wednesday 2nd January 2019 at 12 Noon

Interviews will take place: Thursday 10th January 2019

For further information and to apply please go to: http://www.townereastbourne.org.uk/headofmarketing.

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Contact Name

Michele Monteith

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Start Date

30th November 2018

Closing Date

2nd January 2019