UNBOXED: Creativity in the UK is an once-in-a-lifetime celebration of creativity taking place across England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales and online from March to October 2022. Shaped across science, technology, engineering, arts and maths, projects include a multimedia journey through 13.8bn years of history, from the Big Bang to the present day; the solar system recreated as a 10km sculpture trail; a spectacular technicolour city centre forest-garden; an exploration of the human mind involving an artwork you ‘see’ with your eyes closed; thousands of people coming together to make public artworks celebrating the UK’s landscapes; Wales transported 30 years into the future; a cutting edge AR and VR technology project immersing people in hidden histories in 15 towns and cities; a decommissioned offshore North Sea platform transformed into a major art installation in Weston-Super-Mare; and a multimedia convoy through England inspired by the Moon.
UNBOXED is looking for an experienced and motivated self-starter to manage the day-to-day running of the Creative Studio, overseeing our design and content output. You will be supporting the content team to help tell the story of UNBOXED’s 10 commissions; showcase creativity and collaboration across science, technology, engineering, arts and maths; promote our learning and participation programme; and drive a global conversation about creativity. You’ll be managing studio time and the creative content team at UNBOXED, making full use of project management and collaboration tools, to ensure optimal use of in-house and external resource, including agencies and freelancers, delivered in time and on budget. You will report directly to the Director of Audiences and Marketing.
Skills and Experience Required
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Fixed Term Contract until December 31st 2022
Salary: Circa £55,000 per annum pro rata. Depending on Experience
Location: 6 Brindley Place, Birmingham, B1 2JB (Full-time, office-based)
This position is subject to a Basic criminal record check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.
UNBOXED is an equal opportunities organisation and Disability Confident employer and we encourage applications from all backgrounds and communities. We have received the Leaders in Diversity award through the National Centre for Diversity. The principles “FREDIE” (Fairness – Respect – Equality – Diversity – Inclusion and Engagement) support our aim of delivering a truly inclusive and accessible games.
As part of our commitment as a Disability Confident employer, we offer a guaranteed interview to anyone with a disability whose application meets the minimum criteria for the post. If you wish for your application to be considered under the Disability Confident scheme, please submit a completed form with your application, which can be found on the UNBOXED jobs site under the current vacancies drop down.