Public Events and Exhibitions Manager

Public Events and Exhibitions Manager
£20,000 pa
Full time post – 37 hours per week – Tuesday to Saturday

The post holder will be responsible for running all aspects of the public event and exhibitions programme at The Bishop’s Palace for 2018 and developing the programme for 2019 and beyond. The programme includes three flagship events; our Garden Festival, Christmas Artisan Markets and Christmas at the Palace. The programme also includes outdoor theatre and cinema, family and adult workshops and a programme of art and history based exhibitions.

The post holder will also be responsible for generating sponsorship for the public events programme and carrying out market research and evaluation.

We are looking for someone with demonstrable experience of organising and running public events and exhibitions in a similar setting with a track record of developing new and existing audiences.

The post involves weekend, bank holiday and evening work.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 4th February 2018. Selected candidates will be invited to interview on Tuesday 13th February 2018.

To apply please send your completed application form to [email protected]

For informal enquiries please contact Moira Anderson at [email protected] or on 01749 988111 ext 203.

For further details, please see the Job Description, or contact human resources at The Bishop's Palace, Wells, Somerset , Tel. 01749 988111