4 - 12 November 2022

Come join us – we’re recruiting a Festival Development Manager

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We are looking for the next person to join the SHOUT Festival Team as Festival Development Manager and help us to support and develop queer arts in the Midlands.

This role will be responsible for the strategic management and development of SHOUT, Birmingham’s festival of queer art and culture, as it develops as part of Arts Council England’s National Portfolio.

We’re looking for someone who is dedicated, self-starting, experienced with fundraising and strategic development, and ready to help take SHOUT to the next level. This post will be responsible for the sustainability of our exciting festival, and will work with key stakeholders and partners to find new opportunities to develop our offer, expand our work, and ensure the future of the festival.

The successful applicant will join a motivated and enthusiastic team based at the Birmingham LGBT Centre in Central Birmingham.

Interested? Details on how to apply are at the bottom of this page.


NJC scale based on NJC SCP 30 £27,905 pro rata 18.5 hours, plus up to 5% matched pension contributions. Permanent contract. Flexible 18.5 hours per week, with regular evening and weekend work; 25 days (pro rata) annual leave entitlement.

Birmingham LGBT is an equal opportunities employer.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 18th August 2019 at 5pm.

Interview date Monday 2nd September 2019.

For more details or if you’ve got any questions contact James Wharton on 0121 643 0821 or email shoutfestival@blgbt.org.

***The deadline for this opportunity has passed***