Coventry City of Culture Trust

Executive Director

Salary: circa £100,000 + benefits – subject to experience
Location: Coventry
Terms: Fixed term contract to April 2022

Coventry has been awarded the title of UK City of Culture 2021, following in the footsteps of Derry/Londonderry 2013 and Hull 2017.

Coventry City of Culture Trust, established in 2015, now wishes to appoint an Executive Director to move the project forward to the next stage.

We already have a strong team on board from our bid period who will join the delivery team and provide a legacy for the year.

We are in a great place – we have multiple partners on board
We are in a great place – our Trust is set up and registered as limited company and charity
We are in a great place – we have a legacy team on board ready to support the new appointments
We are in a great place – Coventry!

The successful candidate will be accomplished in strategic leadership with at least 5 years’ experience gained in a similar role of responsibility and complexity. You will be an experienced senior leader, potentially with a background in culture, broadcasting or other relevant sector.

You will have the ability to lead strategy, generate income, and be experienced in managing and motivating teams and influencing senior stakeholders at Board level.

To Apply:

To download an application pack visit the Coventry City of Culture Trust website.

Closing date: Deadline for Applications is 1st March 2018.