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MKIAC is Seeking a Dynamic Programme Manager

We're on the lookout for a talented Programme Manager (0.8 FTE) to play a pivotal role in shaping and delivering MKIAC’s exciting programme of high-quality festivals, events, and community activities over the next three years.

MKIAC is in the midst of a phase of expansion, fuelled by recent funding success as part of Arts Council England’s National Portfolio Organisation (NPO) programme. With innovative plans on the horizon, MKIAC is eager to welcome a dynamic Programme Manager to join the team and make an important contribution to achieving its vision and mission.

As MKIAC’s Programme Manager, you'll be at the forefront of NPO programme delivery, overseeing budgeting, fundraising, and reporting. Collaborating closely with the Founding Director, artists, facilitators, and other contractors, you'll be instrumental in bringing a diverse range of creative programmes and projects to life, including key public-facing events like Art in the Park and The City of Codes and Light (STEM)Festival.

How to apply:

Before applying, please ensure you have read the Background Information, Job Description and Person Specification provided in the Full Application Pack. To apply, please send the following documents to Lynn Simmonds at Art Reach (who is acting as a third-party recruitment agent to this opportunity) on

1.       Your CV

2.       Maximum two page cover letter outlining your interest in applying for the job, and how you meet the person specification

3.       Equal Opportunities monitoring form

Closing date for applications: Thursday 18 January 2024

Interview: w/c 25 January 2024

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For further information contact:
Mobile no: 0798 122 3541