Marketing and Communications Assistant

ArtReach delivers four key strands of work:

  1. Festival and event creation, programming, production and delivery (see and
  2. Public art commissioning and project management
  3. Strategic development (including visioning, business planning, fundraising and board development)
  4. Capital cultural project development and delivery (encompassing feasibility studies, development activity and project management)

We are seeking a Marketing and Communications Assistant to join our team, on a permanent, part time basis (3 days per week), to support the Marketing and Communications Manager in the delivery of ArtReach’s Communications Plan, including campaigns for Journeys Festival International and Night of Festivals.

The role will have a particular focus on assisting the development and delivery of the digital communications plan for ArtReach and its two Festivals, as well as supporting direct community outreach campaigns. We are looking for a highly motivated, dynamic individual to help maintain and extend the impact of our online content and the reach of our live events. There is potential for the role to develop to full –time in the longer term.

Closing date is 5pm on Wednesday 13th February and interviews will be held in Leicester on Tuesday 26th February. An application pack is available from

If you have any queries once you’ve read the application pack please e-mail Phone calls (01162 616 882) only if essential please.

The Job Description, Person Specification, Application Form, and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form follows. Please submit a single page cover letter indicating why you’d like to work with ArtReach, along with a completed application form to

You may attach a curriculum vitae to support your application if you wish, however all applicants must complete the Application Form. Please note that the Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form should be sent as a separate document with your application form and will not be seen by the shortlisting panel.

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Contact Name

Gary Cicinskas 

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Start Date

25th January 2019

Closing Date

13th February 2019