Posted on 15 March 2017
Design & Production Manager at Whitechapel GalleryBackground
For over a century the Whitechapel Gallery has premiered world-class artists from modern masters such as Pablo Picasso, Jackson Pollock, Mark Rothko and Frida Kahlo to contemporaries such as Sophie Calle, Lucian Freud, Gilbert & George and Mark Wallinger.
With beautiful galleries, exhibitions, artist commissions, collection displays, historic archives, education resources, inspiring art courses, Café/Bar and Bookshop, the expanded Gallery is open all year round, so there is always something free to see.
The Gallery is a touchstone for contemporary art internationally, plays a central role in London’s cultural landscape and is pivotal to the
continued growth of the world’s most vibrant contemporary art quarter.Manager, Marketing Manager and Digital Content Editor.
The Design and Production Manager sits within the Communications department, a dynamic and forward thinking team which consists of the Head of Communications, Media Relations
The post holder will have three core areas of responsibility: marketing, corporate projects, and signage. The primary focus is to generate innovative creative campaigns – across both print and digital – that engage our target audiences and effectively communicate the Gallery and its programmes.
Developing the Gallery’s brand and visual identity is essential to ensuring that communications continue to be impactful. The successful candidate will have demonstrable experience in a similar role, and the ability to manage a range of projects to excellent standards within tight time frames and on budget.
Conditions of Work
Permanent contract : Full Time
Hours of work: 9.30am – 5.45pm, Monday to Friday, plus some occasional weekend and evening work, which will be compensated by time off in lieu.
Starting salary: £28,000
Notice: 2 months
Probation: 6 months
How to ApplyClosing date: Midnight, Tuesday 4 April 2017
Interviews: Wednesday 19 April 2017
Round 2: Monday 24 April 2017