Vacancy: Deputy Director – New Contemporaries

13th October 2020, London, Part time , Paid (£30k-40k pro rata).

We are looking for a dynamic, collaborative and passionate individual to join our dedicated staff team at a senior level. Our ideal candidate will come to us with good experience of working in the arts, and have a particular interest in the strategic, developmental, financial and operational aspects that are necessary to effectively run a small-scale arts organisation.

The Deputy Director will working closely with our Director and Board of Trustees, playing a vital role in ensuring the future development, ongoing financial resilience, management excellence and smooth running of New Contemporaries. The Deputy Director will be directly responsible for all aspects of our financial management, day-to-day operations and staffing, as well as supporting our strategic development, fundraising efforts, relationships with key funders and governance, and will deputise for the Director when required.

This role may suit you if you are interested in progressing to a more senior leadership role, or are returning to work. We are a Living Wage and equal opportunities employer and would particularly welcome applications from disabled candidates and those that identify as BIPOC as these groups are currently under-represented within our staff team.

Part-time 4-days a week, salary £34,000-£38,000 (pro rata, depending on experience). Closing date for applications is 6pm on Tuesday 13th October. For further information about the post and how to apply please visit

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