Back to search results

Creative and Cultural Development Officer

Bath Spa University - External Affairs Unit

Location: Bath
Salary: £34,304 to £38,587 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed On: 21st December 2021
Closes: 23rd January 2022

Fixed term for 9 months

About the role

Bath Spa University works closely with key stakeholder creative and cultural initiatives such as Bath Bridge’s BAHub, BwNES One Shared Vision Creative and Cultural Strand, and the Combined Authority’s Cultural Compact. This post will support the synergising of these key initiatives alongside distilling the perspectives of the public and commercial arts and creative sectors across the full range of the current ecosystem.

Its purpose being to move from connectivity to prioritised collective action, mobilising ‘quick wins’ as the starting point for longer term gains to benefit the City’s diverse communities. This role will be responsible for defining and explicating the relationship between existing major funding opportunities, e.g. ISTART, Fashion Museum relocation, Weston Island, the development of the City’s cultural quarter, collating a cultural action plan for all key stakeholders.

As the project progresses through its outcomes, raising the City’s profile, the post will be responsible for project evaluations that are constructed in alignment with larger scale priorities such as regional and national funding.

About you (requirements)

We are looking for someone with a deep understanding of the creative and cultural sectors, both public realm and commercial. You will be able to work effectively with creative practitioners across disciplines, from single person to micro to SME.

You will display integrity, industry, effectiveness, passion, tact, directness, honesty, a belief in partnership as mutual benefit, realism and pragmatism. You will use these skills to understand a range of partner needs, identify underlying drivers and demands, and find collective shared interests.

About us

Bath Spa University is focused on creative enterprise and guided by our four values of respect, inclusivity, collaboration and sustainability. We teach around 8,000 students on a set of campuses around Bath.  Our research centres focus on creative industries and humanities.

Our purpose is to challenge our students and staff to realise their talent and thrive, for their own benefit and for the wider good. By doing this we will think and make the world better.

The External Affairs Unit functions like a small agency within the University and is responsible for business development, advancement and civic engagement, marketing and communications, reputation management and media liaison. Structured as a matrix, this is a cross-disciplinary, highly integrated team which places a strong emphasis on personal development and purpose.

For an informal discussion regarding this post, please contact Professor Andy Salmon a.salmon@bathspa.ac.uk

Interview Date: w/c 7th February 2022

How to apply

For further information or to apply on-line please visit the Bath Spa University jobs page at https://www.bathspa.ac.uk/work-at-bath-spa/current-vacancies-at-bath-spa/. Please note that CVs will not be considered and those included with application forms will be removed.  Any queries regarding the application process or our website should be emailed to hrcontact@bathspa.ac.uk.

We offer excellent facilities and benefits to our staff.  These include a nursery, pension scheme, flexible working practices, an employee assistance programme, and family-friendly policies.

Please note this role may be eligible for sponsorship under the Skilled Worker route subject to immigration criteria. If you require visa sponsorship, please let us know by emailing hrcontact@bathspa.ac.uk before completing an application form to confirm your eligibility.

We value a diverse workforce and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

We value your feedback on the quality of our adverts. If you have a comment to make about the overall quality of this advert, or its categorisation then please send us your feedback
Advert information

Type / Role:

Subject Area(s):

Location(s):

Job tools
 

PhD Alert Created

Job Alert Created

Your PhD alert has been successfully created for this search.

Your job alert has been successfully created for this search.

Ok Ok

PhD Alert Created

Job Alert Created

Your PhD alert has been successfully created for this search.

Your job alert has been successfully created for this search.

Manage your job alerts Manage your job alerts

Account Verification Missing

In order to create multiple job alerts, you must first verify your email address to complete your account creation

Request verification email Request verification email

jobs.ac.uk Account Required

In order to create multiple alerts, you must create a jobs.ac.uk jobseeker account

Create Account Create Account

Alert Creation Failed

Unfortunately, your account is currently blocked. Please login to unblock your account.

Email Address Blocked

We received a delivery failure message when attempting to send you an email and therefore your email address has been blocked. You will not receive job alerts until your email address is unblocked. To do so, please choose from one of the two options below.

Max Alerts Reached

A maximum of 5 Job Alerts can be created against your account. Please remove an existing alert in order to create this new Job Alert

Manage your job alerts Manage your job alerts

Creation Failed

Unfortunately, your alert was not created at this time. Please try again.

Ok Ok

Create PhD Alert

Create Job Alert

When you create this PhD alert we will email you a selection of PhDs matching your criteria.When you create this job alert we will email you a selection of jobs matching your criteria. Our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy apply to this service. Any personal data you provide in setting up this alert is processed in accordance with our Privacy Notice

Create PhD Alert

Create Job Alert

When you create this PhD alert we will email you a selection of PhDs matching your criteria.When you create this job alert we will email you a selection of jobs matching your criteria. Our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy apply to this service. Any personal data you provide in setting up this alert is processed in accordance with our Privacy Notice

 
 
More jobs from Bath Spa University

Show all jobs for this employer …

More jobs like this
Join in and follow us

Browser Upgrade Recommended

jobs.ac.uk has been optimised for the latest browsers.

For the best user experience, we recommend viewing jobs.ac.uk on one of the following:

Google Chrome Firefox Microsoft Edge