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Job: Community Engagement Officer

It is an exciting time to work for Live & Local as we refresh our focus after COVID-19, delivering existing and new strands of work supporting a range of partners, communities and stakeholders.

The role offers autonomy and flexibility; working remotely for a National Portfolio Organisation of Arts Council England. It is an opportunity to make a significant impact on the local arts and community sector by enabling high quality arts activities in partnership with local communities, voluntary groups, local authorities and artists.

The Community Engagement Officer reports to the Engagement Manager and works alongside the Audience and Artist Engagement teams. The Engagement teams collaborate across the organisation to drive initiatives and manage relationships across all our stakeholders.

The successful candidate will have demonstrable experience of managing relationships with both professional colleagues and voluntary organisations, proven project management skills and a working knowledge of Lincolnshire, Nottinghamshire and the wider East Midlands. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with a range of stakeholders are required, as is an understanding of the power of arts and culture at both professional and grassroots, community and voluntary level.

Live & Local is a National Portfolio Organisation of Arts Council England.

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Deadline: Midday on Tuesday 1 February 2022

Interviews: Tuesday 8th or Wednesday 9th February (tbc) via Zoom

Application: Application pack including link to online application form
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