The Grierson Trust

Managing Director — The Grierson Trust

Salary: £67,500

The Grierson Trust celebrates documentary via the British Documentary Awards and its Grierson DocLab training schemes. The Trust is seeking a new Managing Director to lead the organisation into an exciting new phase, following the retirement of the current MD in the autumn.

This is a fabulous opportunity for an individual who is passionate about factual TV and documentary. The work that The Trust does to celebrate excellence in the genre via the awards, plus introduce new talent from under-represented groups through its Grierson DocLab training and mentoring schemes, is transformative and highly rewarding.

The successful candidate will work collaboratively with the board and will be responsible for developing strategy and its implementation, as well as overseeing the awards and training activity. Working with a small and dedicated team, the Managing Director will have overall responsibility for all operations, budgets and fundraising.

This is a full-time, permanent role which is UK-based but location and hours worked are flexible.

Deadline for applications: Monday 20 June.

For the full job description and details on how to apply please visit: The Grierson Trust – We’re hiring: Managing Director