Wednesday, March 07, 2007

Manchester Literature Festival are looking for a Festival Administrator / Events Manager

Location: Festival Office, Central Manchester

Salary £24,000 pro-rata (3 days per week)

This appointment is initially for 12 months with the potential for renewal for a further 2 years.

The new Manchester Literature Festival with its strong brands Read, Independent and Freeplay is looking to appoint a Festival Administrator / Events Manager to provide year round administrative and marketing support and to manage the actual programme of events that take place as part of the annual festival and one off trailblazer events. You must have excellent organisational and communication skills.

You will report to the Festival Director and be responsible for the recruitment and supervision of a team of volunteers. Manchester Literature Festival is a Limited Company.

For a Job Description and Person Specification please contact

Cathy Bolton email: director at

or Tel: 0161 236 5725.

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 28th March

Potential Interview date: Thursday 12 April (tbc)