The Hey Craft! Festival (previously Hey Clay) is part of Get Creative – a nationwide campaign to support everyday creativity! The festival takes place from Friday 14 – Sunday 16 May. Hey Craft! Is open to all craft disciplines and experience levels, so whether you’re an emerging studio collective or professional looking to learn a new skill, join us in promoting the transformative power of craft. To start planning your activity and to find out how the Crafts Council can promote your event, please download the guidance pack for organisers. Deadline: 30th April 2021.
As part of this year’s biennial we are inviting people across the country and hopefully the globe to share their own story of migration and belonging in a crowdsourced collection of stitched hoops curated by Jamie “Mr X Stitch” Chalmers featuring people’s journeys and reflections on their personal heritage. Submit your piece to Jamie Chalmers by 27th August 2021. Visit the website for more info and instructions.
We wish to appoint a Marketing and Communications Manager to ensure the effective and efficient marketing of The Dukes and the maximum possible audience development in line with the artistic policy. The successful candidate will have at least 24 months marketing experience within an arts organisation; knowledge of box office / customer relationship management systems; and, strong IT skills including knowledge Web Based Content Management Systems and Graphic Design packages. Application Closing Date: 3rd May 2021
The Interim Marketing and Communications Officer will manage and maintain the Lancaster Arts communication strategy and brand visibility to the widest possible audience on campus, locally, regionally, nationally and internationally. Working with the whole team and external consultants, you will bring your insights, ideas, passion and expertise within the arts to help inform a new and exciting audience strategy for LA for our future. This is a 4 month Parental Leave Cover post. £26,715 - £32,817 (36.5hrs/wk). Application Deadline: Wednesday 14th April 2021.
We’re looking for passionate and enthusiastic people to join our Board of Trustees! This is an exciting and important time in our journey as we play a role in the recovery and reset of the music sector, and as we continue to grow and look to new opportunities for the future. We strongly recognise that our Board needs to more closely represent the diversity of the people and the communities we work with, so we are proactively seeking Expressions of Interest diverse communities. Application deadline: 10pm on Monday 12th April 2021.
The Public Relations & Communications Association are launching a bespoke coaching programme to connect small business owners with experienced PR practitioners within the PRCA network. We will be offering surgery style sessions with small business owners to offer free guidance and help educate them about effective PR and communications. The programme starts in April 2021 and runs until October 2021.
Applications are open for this annual filmmaker development programme supports creatives in the North to turn their ideas for short films into completed scripts in a collaborative, inspiring environment. The 2021 edition runs online from May – November. More details on the Lab and how to apply via the link. Applications close at 5pm on Friday, 23 April 2021.
GNCCF are looking for established makers, who are experimenting with new techniques and/or materials in their work to apply for Discuss, a free exhibition opportunity for successful applicants to discuss their research practice with show visitors and craft professionals which may help shape the development of their work. Suits those engaged in academic research or makers in receipt of an Arts Council DYCP Grant Email a synopsis of your research and what you hope to exhibit/ demonstrate to email@example.com Deadline: 30 April
ICG is looking for a Junior Digital Marketing Executive to work with the wider digital team to create, develop, implement and drive Digital Marketing strategies that produce high ROI for our clients. You will be joining a dynamic digital team with plenty of opportunity to learn and develop as well as exchange ideas. We are looking for someone who is looking to grow into the role and adapt to new requirements quickly. More details on ICG's website.
ICG is looking for a SEO Executive to work with the wider digital team to create, develop, implement and drive SEO strategy as well as have the ability to optimise digital marketing spend to produce high ROI. You'll be managing and providing comprehensive and effective SEO strategies to a wide range of clients in a number of sectors. Excellent keyword research & SEO copywriting skills are essential along with a proven track record for high-quality link prospecting & link building. Find out more on ICG's webiste.
ICG is looking for a PPC Executive to work with the wider digital team to create, develop, implement and drive PPC strategies which optimise digital marketing spend to produce high ROI. You will be joining a dynamic digital team with plenty of opportunity to learn and develop as well as exchange ideas. We are looking for someone who is looking to grow into the role and adapt to new requirements quickly. It would also be preferable to have B2B and B2C experience working in an agency or big brand environment. Come and find out more on ICG's website.
Aimed at ambitious, innovative high-growth or high-growth potential SMEs, Innovate UK Innovation and Growth Services provide between 5 - 12 days of highly focused coaching and mentoring over an extended period of up to 12 months. Administered by RTC in the North, see website for details and contact InnovationGrowthServices@rtcnorth.co.uk for more info.