Head of Marketing and Communications — The Albany
Salary: c. £45,000 full-time pa or pro rata if less than full-time
Based in Deptford, London, the Albany is a pioneering, multi-use performing arts venue with a strong focus on working with diverse communities. The Albany’s programmes and venue management also extend to two external sites, Deptford Lounge and Canada Water Theatre.
We are seeking a creative, resourceful and strategic Head of Marketing and Communications with experience leading campaigns at a senior level. As well as leading on communications, marketing and audience development strategies, as a member of the Senior Management Team the postholder will have the opportunity to make their mark and contribute to the overall direction of the organisation. As a confident communicator with a pragmatic approach, you will be responsible for building strong relationships with audiences and stakeholders both internally and externally.
As the lead delivery partner for Lewisham’s year as the Mayor of London’s Borough of Culture 2022, this is an exciting time to join the Albany. Working on a range of high-profile events in conjunction with community engagement initiatives, the successful candidate will help to drive awareness of the Albany’s vision and mission and elevate our profile locally, regionally and nationally.
Deadline for applications: Monday 13 December, 12 noon
First round interviews: Wednesday 5 January
Second round interviews: Wednesday 12 January
For the full job description and details on how to apply, visit the Albany website.
The Albany aims to encourage a culture where people can be themselves and be valued for their strengths and we want our team to represent the same diversity of audiences and artists we welcome into our venues every day. We are keen to hear from a diverse range of candidates from all backgrounds drawing on different perspectives, experience and knowledge. We particularly want to encourage people who have lived experience of the Black and ethnically diverse communities we serve. The Albany will offer an interview to anyone who identifies as a D/deaf or disabled person who meets the essential criteria.