Job opportunity: Head of Marketing and Audience Development, Towner Art Gallery (Deadline 2/1/19)

Eastbourne’s Towner Art Gallery are seeking an experienced, passionate marketing professional to join their team for a maternity cover opportunity at a particularly exciting time in the gallery’s development as they approach their 10th anniversary in their award winning gallery building in 2019, and the organisation’s centenary in 2023.

Working with the Senior Management Team and Board of Trustees, the successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring that Towner reaches, engages and increases audiences and participants and, in particular, identified priority groups, as well as reaching communities who do not currently engage with Towner. They will deliver marketing strategies across all of Towner’s programme (including exhibitions and events, Towner Cinema, collection, learning and supporters) promoting Towner and Eastbourne and delivering key messages to audiences, participants and stakeholders through a wide range of marketing and communication channels.

The role will require a particular focus on developing new strategies for the marketing of Towner’s commercial activities including Towner Cinema, the cafe bar, gift shop and online shop.

Application deadline:12 noon, Wednesday 2 January. 

For more information and to apply visit the Towner site.

Image: Towner Art Gallery – Art From Elsewhere exhibition. Photo: Phil Burrowes.