Arts Development and Marketing Administrator
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Deadline Monday 30 April 2018
Salary £18,000- £20,000
Interview Date 14-18 May
As Somerset's only countywide agency dedicated to developing the visual arts.
We want Somerset to be a place where people expect to engage with excellent visual art that is surprising and distinctive.
We initiate a wide range of projects in a variety of settings, working in partnership with other arts and non-arts organisations, supporting the artists who enrich our lives. We work to increase public engagement, weaving together communities and raising the profile of the vibrant contemporary visual, digital and applied arts scene in Somerset.
The key role within the team will be administrative and marketing assistance including liaising with data entry and social media/website management. Also, the development of Friends of SAW, business and corporate sponsorship opportunities, and the planning and delivery of PVs and fundraising events.
This job will suit someone who likes systems, loves people, can really get behind SAW’s mission and thrives in a job where every day is different. It’s a job that offers the person an opportunity to make their mark on SAW as we become an Arts Council National Portfolio Organisation.
Take a look at our website www.somersetartworks.org.uk
To apply: Please find the full job description and application form at
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