Events Manager

Events Manager

Salary £27,000 – £30,000 – Permanent, Full time

ArtReach ( is a dynamic cultural development charity that helps support and drive high quality arts and heritage initiatives.

ArtReach is at an exciting point of its development, in its second year as a Band 2 Arts Council England NPO, developing new projects locally, nationally, and internationally and providing strategic consultancy and event management support to a variety of important cultural organisations. 

We are looking for a full-time Event Manager to join our team. The role will focus on the events and festivals where ArtReach is contracted as Event Manager, or has a substantial event management role as part of its artistic delivery.

The role, based in our main office in Leicester, includes assessment of event management needs, planning and liaison with partners and local authorities, development of key event documents (e.g. Event Management Plans, Site Plans, Risk Assessments and Method Statements) and effective and efficient budgetary planning and management.

The Event Manager will also work with the wider team, contributing to the planning and delivery of other ArtReach creative projects. 

We are looking for a highly motivated and ambitious individual, with relevant event management experience, proven skills and commitment, and attention to detail.

Closing date is 5pm on Tuesday 27th August 2019 and interviews will be held in Leicester on Thursday 5th September. The full application pack is available from If you have any queries once you’ve read the application pack please e-mail Phone calls only if essential please.