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Liverpool Biennial

Archived: Sponsorship and Events Officer

Salary £20,388 – 24,047 (dependent upon qualifications and experience)

Full-time, permanent contract (flexible working arrangements may be considered)

Self-motivated and goal-oriented, you will identify, target and cultivate prospective revenue and funding streams to support the Biennial, maintaining and developing relationships with our existing supporters, as well as organising and facilitating promotional events. This is an exciting chance to be part of a creative and dynamic organisation creating some of the most interesting projects in Britain, such as Sir Peter Blake’s dazzle commission for the Mersey Ferry in 2015, and the UK’s festival of newly commissioned contemporary art every two years. You should have a passion for the arts, and, whilst sector experience is not essential, you should have real enthusiasm and the ability to engage people in our work.

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Closing date for the receipt of applications is noon on Thursday 12 January 2017. Interviews will be held in the week commencing 30 January 2017 in Liverpool.

Liverpool Biennial is the UK Biennial of Contemporary Art. It presents a free festival of contemporary art from around the world that takes place across the city in public spaces, unused buildings and galleries. The Biennial is underpinned by a programme of research, education, residencies and commissions. Founded in 1998, Liverpool Biennial has commissioned over 305 new artworks and presented work by over 444 artists from around the world.