Details on vacancies, volunteering and placement opportunities available within the cultural sector within the Liverpool City Region are detailed below. Full details on vacancies can be found on the external website links provided.
Creative Producer (Freelance)
Fee: The fee for the delivery of this freelance role is up to £25,000
The Creative Producer will lead on the delivery of this creative brief, liaising with production, operations and culture colleagues to deliver the creative, overseeing all production elements and teams to create a cohesive whole feel for the following areas of the event:
1. Opening Ceremony
2. Sports Presentation
3. Fan Zone look & feel (Exhibition Centre)
4. Gymnast After Party
5. City animation including integration with River of Light – Unexpected Twist
The focus of the production should be youth, new technology, interactivity, innovation and edginess, with an ‘unexpected twist’.
The key rationale is to deliver all highlighted elements above as one creative that offers a seamless spectator experience and delivers value for money across cross-element procurement and creative production that can be utilised across all areas of delivery. Thought will be needed as to how produced content can be utilised across all elements of the Championships as outlined above.
The event delivery team is committed to delivering an unrivalled World Gymnastics Championships spectator experience – from ticket purchase to the end of the event. The operational delivery, production and marketing should be aligned with the creative vision at all touch points.
The emphasis of the creative brief is to showcase the importance of gymnastics as a world sport by working with creatives and artists, providing a platform to showcase their work, accessing new audiences and creating opportunities for international collaborations, and sustainable legacy
Deadline: 5pm Tuesday 19th October 2021
Between 29 October – 06 November 2022, the city of Liverpool is to host the World Gymnastics Championships. Delivered by Liverpool City Council in partnership UK Sport and British Gymnastics, over 550 gymnasts from 75 countries are expected to compete at the M&S Bank Arena, making it one of the largest international sporting events ever to be held in the city.
WGC2022 and Culture Liverpool are seeking a Project Manager to develop and deliver a crosscurricular, creative education online resource linked to the WGC2022 and the city of Liverpool. The resource content needs to be innovative in its approach, using various methods, suggested activities and cross-curricular creative lesson ideas to engage children and young people in schools.
National Museums Liverpool are currently inviting artists working in the Northwest of England to submit their proposals to create a pop-up exhibition focusing on Liverpool and its role in historic slavery hosted at the Martin Luther King Jr. building.
During 2022 and 2023 the International Slavery Museum will host a series of pop-up exhibitions exploring the many profound and import stories of the transatlantic slave trade and its legacies. These interventions will help build momentum towards an ambitious transformation plans for the Liverpool Waterfront, and the newly reimagined International Slavery Museum.
NML want to provide a platform for multiple voices in developing their vision, influencing, and shaping the transformation of the museum, its storytelling and the wider historic waterfront. With this in mind, the team want to open their doors and welcome exciting new ideas and experimental approaches to how we interpret our past and look forward to the future.
Find our more about this Artist Opportunity with National Museums Liverpool.
Sponsorship Sales Manager
Sound City are currently looking for a Sponsorship Sales Manager with a proven track record to join this fast-growing business working within the music and entertainment sector (live music, conferences, records, publishing and management).
You will be selling across their portfolio of services and products that are both B2B and B2C related in both the UK and internationally. Sound City are looking for a commercially driven candidate with an entrepreneurial mindset who is looking to make the next step in their career into an autonomous role with large amounts of responsibility. The team are dynamic, innovative and young which gives you unrivalled opportunities for development, personal growth, travel and succession. As a fast-growing company there is lots of scope to grow within the business and your voice will be heard from day 1.
Project Manager – Maternity Cover
XTRAX, managers of Without Walls, are hiring a Project Manager. The Project Managers are responsible for the planning and delivery of a range of projects and events. Working closely with core XTRAX staff and partners, the post holder will contribute to the delivery of XTRAX Outdoor Arts showcases, both in the UK and internationally.
This is a fixed term, maternity cover contract until July 2022.
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