Head of Technical & Facilities, New Art Exchange, Nottingham

New Art Exchange are looking for a new Head of Technical Facilities for their award winning art space in Nottingham.

New Art Exchange (NAE) is a ground breaking, award winning and internationally recognised arts space in the heart of inner city Nottingham. The venue is dedicated to promoting excellence in contemporary culturally diverse visual arts through exhibitions, events and education initiatives. 

We are seeking to appoint a creative and entrepreneurial individual to help drive us through an exciting phase of our development. The post holder will lead on all exhibition installations, technical production services for our growing public live programme, digital and creative media and overseeing the facility management and maintenance needs.

A key aspiration of NAE is to develop our excellent reputation in providing high quality commissioned and contracted services to the private, public and third sectors. Our Head of Technical & Facilities will be working with the Senior Management Team in creating a Technical Services business unit, providing a new income stream to the organisation. The salary is up to £30,000 p/a, and a bonus scheme will be applicable to the post, based on achievement of income targets and contracts gained.

Applicants should ideally have an understanding of, or the desire to develop an understanding of cultural diversity, contemporary artistic practice, and the nuances of public venues with a focus on both arts/culture and community. 

For questions regarding the vacancy, please contact Mark Stephens, Director of Operations & Finance via email: mark@nae.org.uk 

For an application pack please visit our website here or alternatively contact Anita Kumari on 0115 924 8630 or email recruitment@nae.org.uk

Closing date for receipt of completed applications is 12 noon on Monday 18 August 2014. The selection process will be held on 4 September 2014, and applicants should therefore be available to attend for assessment/interview on this date.