Sound and Music is the national charity for new music in the UK. Our mission is to maximise the opportunities for people to create and enjoy new music. Our work includes composer and artist development, partnerships with a range of organisations, audience development, touring, information and advice, network building, and education. We champion new music and the work of British composers and artists, and seek to ensure that they are at the heart of cultural life and enjoyed by many.
The Creative Project Leader role forms part of Sound and Music’s project delivery team, who between them are responsible for delivering the organisations external projects and activity.
This role will work across the Artist Development and Audience Engagement Programmes, and encompasses responsibility for the delivery of individual audience facing projects, both live and digital (including supporting income generation and external communications), supporting composers and artists on our New Voices Programme and coordinating our new podcast to maximise reach to the widest possible audience.
Sound and Music has an open, curious, and generous approach to different forms of new music, and all Creative Project Leaders work across a wide range of musical styles, and with a wide range of composers, creative artists and partner organisations.
Sound and Music is looking for applications from candidates who have experience and expertise in delivering a wide range of audience facing creative projects, working closely with artists to deliver their vision, and in evaluating and measuring project impact.
The Creative Project Leader must have a passion for cultural and creative engagement, a deep commitment to equality and diversity, and have a demonstrable understanding of national initiatives and best practice, including knowledge of project management, live events, and audience behavioural trends. This role will act as a champion, internally and externally, for integrating audience engagement into artistic delivery.
Salary: £26,000 – £31,000 pro rata, depending on experience
Interviews will take place on Friday 13th and Monday 16th December, at Somerset House, central London.
Reasonable travel costs will be reimbursed for those travelling from outside London.
To apply for this job please visit www.soundandmusic.org.