Big Ideas

Community Engagement & Events Manager (Freelance)

Big Ideas is looking for an established or aspiring community engagement and communications manager who can communicate compelling and diverse history from the First World War, leading to meaningful commemoration and community engagement in our programmes.

Big Ideas is a small, dynamic and creative team. We create programmes that encourage community participation, inclusion and cohesion across the arts, heritage, science and sport. We specialise in projects that bring people together. We look to work with flexible, creative people who can bring energy and a team spirit.

you will promote the Remember Together programme to a wide range of groups across Northern Ireland

Big Ideas is looking to appoint a freelance Community Engagement Manager to promote the Remember Together programme to a wide range of groups including schools, sports clubs, older people’s groups and heritage groups across Northern Ireland.

This position is on a freelance, short-term basis with a fixed fee of £6,000 (estimated at £200 per day for 30 days). Additional funding for travel and programme delivery is provided. The work can be delivered in a block or spread across the following dates: 9 July – 30 November 2018, with the appointed manager required to start the first week of July.

To Apply:

For the full job description, please contact Clare Cleary via email or visit:

Application deadline: 29 June 2018

Interviews: w/c 2 July 2018; anticipated start date: negotiable with successful applicant

The Remember Together programme has been made possible with support from the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government and National Lottery funding from the Big Lottery.