Marketing, Communications & Fundraising Manager

Curzon Cinema & Arts


Salary: £24,000 to £26,000 depending on experience

Originally built in 1912 and rebuilt in 1922, the Grade II listed Curzon has entertained the people of Clevedon and North Somerset without a break, and is currently enjoying a great period of growth and cultural creativity.

The Curzon Cinema stands out as the cultural heart of the region, with strong connections to Watershed, the South West Film Hub, the Cube Cinema and South West Silents. We are proud to be a venue for the Cinema Rediscovered Festival; to host a Media Production training course for 16 – 18s run by boomsatsuma and to provide a vibrant programme of film, director’s Q&As, live comedy, music, and other immersive events.

We are looking for a positive, confident and determined marketing and communications manager who will devise, plan and implement:

  1. Promotion of the cinema and it’s diverse programme to our growing audience
  2. A series of creative campaigns that will (working with our Trustees) generate much-needed funds for the restoration and sustainability of this well-loved and vital community asset
  3. Strategies to promote our community & heritage priorities.

The key to success in this role will be the ability to understand and to celebrate all the different areas of our unique business, and to identify our audiences and potential sponsors.

As Marketing Manager you will bring your creative and e-marketing skills to promote the cinema programme and devise fundraising campaigns. Your aim is to increase and diversify audiences and attract and nurture individual and corporate donors through campaigns highlighting the urgent need for capital investments. Working with our team, you will use your person-skills to develop and maintain relationships with sponsors/donors and be able to track progress.

You also possess excellent creative writing skills, strong analytical skills and the ability to manage a diverse workload to strict deadlines with minimum supervision

You will have a proven track record of managing the development and implementation of integrated fundraising, marketing and communications campaigns and projects.

You will be jointly line managed by the CEO and General Manager and you will co-manage a Marketing and Programme Assistant (with the General Manager).

This is a position based at the cinema in Clevedon and the candidate would be expected to work on site.

For full details including how to apply, click here.

The closing date for this position is 19/11/2018 at 10:00

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