14-18 NOW Imperial War Museum

14-18 NOW Freelance Project Producers

May to November 2018
Fee: £20,750 - £22,750

14-18 NOW is the UK’s arts programme for the First World War centenary. Working with arts and heritage partners all across the UK, we commission new artworks from leading contemporary artists, musicians, designers and performers, inspired by the period 1914-18.

Since the start of the First World War centenary in 2014, 14-18 NOW has commissioned over 140 artworks, which have been seen by more than 30 million people.

14-18 NOW wishes to engage three freelance producers to help deliver its culminatory project on Sunday 11 November 2018.

This major commission will take place on Remembrance Sunday, the centenary of the Armistice which ended the First World War. Film director Danny Boyle will invite people across the UK to join together in a national moment commemorating the centenary of Armistice.

It is envisaged that the project will be delivered by a UK-wide partnership of c25 arts organisations. www.1418now.org.uk/commissions/armistice/

About the roles

you will be an experienced outdoor and/or participative arts producer

Experienced outdoor and/or participative arts producers to support the c25 arts organisations around the UK who will deliver the project in their regions. Working with the 14-18 NOW team and the project Executive Producer, you will ensure that all project activity events are coordinated with partner arts organisations, and work with external partners to ensure technical requirements, health and safety and event management processes are effectively and efficiently managed.

This is an excellent opportunity to be part of a multi-award-winning national and high-profile programme and you can expect to work in an environment that encourages excellence, creativity and innovation.

To apply:

Please visit the Contracts Finder website  to download the tendering documents for the 14-18 NOW Freelance Project Producers role.

Deadline: 23rd April 2018 10:00hrs
Interviews: 2nd May 2018