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Job Vacancy: Marketing & Development Assistant

3 days per week
£14,850.00 pro rata (21 hours per week)
Fixed Term Contract until 31/3/2018

Manchester Craft and Design Centre (MCAD) offers a unique space for makers to create, present and sell the best of contemporary craft and design to the public and has done since 1982.  We are a not-for-profit company located in the former Victorian fish and poultry market in the creative ‘Northern Quarter’ of Manchester city centre. We also offer supporting services to craftspeople and designers by providing workshop/retail accommodation, exhibition opportunities and professional development events.

MCAD is currently undergoing a period of unprecedented development, and we have an exciting opportunity for a Marketing & Development Assistant to join our busy team.

The Marketing & Development Assistant will work closely with our Marketing & Digital Manager, working on day-to-day communications, marketing and fundraising projects to raise the Centre’s profile. We are looking for an individual with a passion for marketing and digital media, who enjoys working as part of a team and relishes a challenge.

You will have an interest in the arts, ‘A’ levels or equivalent and at least a year’s experience of working. An organised approach, commitment and resourcefulness will also be essential.  You might not have everything we’ve listed on the Job Description: we expect that the successful candidate will want to learn and develop in the role.

Please download the application pack below. If you are unable to access or open these for any reason, please ring 0161 832 4274 to request an application pack or alternatively please send an s.a.e to the value of 72p to:

Christine Hitchins
Marketing & Development Assistant Recruitment
Manchester Craft and Design Centre
17 Oak Street
M4 5JD

Closing date for applications: 10am Tuesday 2nd May 2017.