Part Time Office and Studio Coordinator

BACKLIT Gallery have a part-time opportunity for an experienced Office and Studio Coordinator to join the team. BACKLIT are at an exciting phase with future funding committed through the National Portfolio Organisation Scheme (Arts Council England) and future projects being developed with regional, national and international partners.

Backlit is an artist led studio and gallery space based in the East side of Nottingham City centre that supports and develops emerging artists; we are driven to support, sustain and grow the visual arts ecology across Nottingham. Backlit currently delivers an exciting and ambitious programme of exhibitions and events; previous works presented include Robert Wilson, NTU graduates, Backlit Studio Artists, Simon Starling,  Mat Collishaw, Gillian Wearing and Bloomberg New Contemporaries.

The successful candidate will have strong organisational and administrative experience, excellent communication and personable skills.  Main duties include to oversee the day to day running of Backlit; to initiate and develop administrative and financial systems, assist with coordination of programming and project work, support artist studio administration, implement and maintain effective communication methods. A ‘can-do’ attitude and willingness to be flexible with regards to occasional evening and weekend work.

For further information regarding the role, please visit our website to download a job spec and details of how to apply:

Deadline for application is Thursday 11th Jan 2018. Role to commence from February 2018.

Opportunity Type


Contact Name

Suzanne Golden 

Contact Email


Start Date

5th December 2017

Closing Date

11th January 2018