The World Reimagined

Join Us! Opportunity: Senior Producer

Salary: £40,000

Duration: Fixed Term - November 2021-November 2022

Salary: £40k

Pension: 3% employer and 5% employee pension contribution

Contract Type: Fixed Term – November 2021 – November 2022

Holiday: 25 days/year, plus public holidays

Place of Work: Remote, with in-person meetings. UK-based

TO APPLY: Please send a 1-page cover letter and a CV of no more than 2 pages to recruitment@theworldreimagined.org

Closing date: 4 November 2021


 

The World Reimagined is a ground-breaking, national art education project to transform how we understand the Transatlantic Slave Trade and its impact on all of us.

The World Reimagined will see trails of large Globe sculptures in cities across the UK in August- October of 2022, created by artists to bring to life the reality and impact of the Transatlantic Slave Trade. The trails will be the centre of a broader public engagement programme – with hundreds of community groups, sporting and cultural institutions taking part across the country.

We are now looking for an exceptional person to join us as our Senior Producer who will play a critical role in helping us to deliver our national programme of activity.

At this key moment for racial justice in our society and across the world, this is an exciting opportunity to play an important role in providing opportunities for greater understanding of our shared history and empathy within our society.

 

THE ROLE

Reporting to the Director of Strategy, you will lead on ensuring that the delivery of our multi-strand programme is on track and delivers to a high level. There’ll be a lot of team and stakeholder communication and management, on a project working at a fast-pace, so good leadership skills are essential for this role.

The role will focus on these main goals

  • Oversight and the bringing together of our programmatic activity plans;
  • Ensuring technical and logistic requirements are considered in the planning and met in the delivery of all of our activity;
  • Providing expert support to our programmatic leads on activity design, planning and delivery;
  • Working with internal teams and external partners to ensure good communications, exceptional product and timely delivery.

 

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

We are looking for a person with at least five years’ experience of producing – or comparable project management – in a fast moving environment to a very high quality of delivery. They’ll be able to hit the ground running by matching their ability to build a broad variety of relationships with the capacity to take in and process a lot of information quickly and thoughtfully, bringing their full practical expertise to bear.

The following will be assets for this role:

  • A keen interest and understanding of the history and themes to which The World Reimagined speaks;
  • A proven track record and ability to work closely in a fast-paced environment with a diverse group of stakeholders, including production and creative teams, matching relationship building with core production know-how – including in creative and technical execution and audience experience design;
  • Exceptional organisational and project management skills, with excellention attention to detail;
  • Outstanding persuasive communication skills, with the ability to share complex plans with clarity.

 

THE PERSON WE’RE LOOKING FOR

With a small core team and an ambitious agenda, we put a strong emphasis on team selection

values. We look for people who

  • Have a clear sense and understanding of their passion and purpose–and that these overlap with our mission and work;
  • Are curious about the world, how to find solutions, and – above all – people;
  • Possess a good knowledge of the heritage sector;
  • Have entrepreneurial, adaptable and focused mindsets to deliver on multiple projects in a fast-paced environment.

The World Reimagined is a not-for-profit company (#12501914). We are a charitable project and restricted fund under the auspices of Prism The Gift Fund (www.prismthegiftfund.co.uk; charity #1099682).

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