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Liverpool Biennial is the UK biennial of contemporary art. Taking place every two years across the city in public spaces, galleries, museums and online, the Biennial commissions artists from around the world to make and present work in the context of Liverpool. Founded in 1998, Liverpool Biennial has commissioned over 340 new artworks and presented work by more than 480 artists from around the world.

We are currently recruiting for the role of Head of Marketing and Communications – you can find information about the role and how to apply below. Follow us on social media and subscribe to our monthly newsletter to be the first to hear about further opportunities at Liverpool Biennial. 

Liverpool Biennial is committed to inclusive excellence by advancing equality and diversity in all aspects of our operations. We welcome applications from all sectors of the community, particularly encouraging applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, LGBTQ community members and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community. 



Head of Marketing and Communications

Salary: Band 3 (£28,793 – £33,058)
Contract: Full-time, permanent
Deadline: 22 November 2019, 5pm

Liverpool Biennial is seeking a dynamic and creative Head of Marketing and Communications to join the team. You will manage the delivery of our communications strategy to optimise engagement with key stakeholders and work with the wider team to ensure consistency of branding across all of our materials and strategies. This role provides an excellent opportunity to be part of an open, proactive and agile team, delivering outstanding contemporary art to a diverse audience in one of the world’s most vibrant cities.

Our ideal candidate is someone with well-developed skills in creating and developing effective marketing strategies and producing materials across a range of traditional and digital channels. We are looking for someone who is energetic, engaged and adaptable, and who will be comfortable working in a non-conventional yet exciting environment. You should have at least five years' experience in a similar role, ideally in the arts although this is not essential.

For information on how to apply, please download the application pack here. For any queries about the application process, please contact jane@biennial.com.

The deadline for applications is 5pm on Friday 22 November 2019. Interviews are expected to be held in Liverpool week commencing 25 November 2019.