Market Place: Newmarket Kite Symphony, photo by Alex McElroyArea: Ely, East Anglia
Deadline: Friday 19 January 2018

Market Place is an Arts Council England Creative People and Places (CPP) funded programme which is designed to develop new ways of engaging more people in great arts experiences in areas of least engagement.

Market Place is currently in the final year of its phase 1 programme supporting the seven market towns of Fenland and Forest Heath to bring creativity, fun and excitement to the region. As with all CPP programmes, Market Place is governed by a Consortium of organisations with Babylon ARTS (ADEC), based in Ely being the lead organisation.

It is looking for an experienced Creative Producer who is committed to making a difference to the lives of people and communities through the arts and will strengthen the art of storytelling in Fenland and Forest Heath districts. The freelance Creative Producer role will work with the Market Place team to make new connections with local communities, artists and delivery partners to deliver artistic commissions and engagement activities to achieve the Celebration strand’s artistic and audience development ambitions.

The Creative Producer will provide artistic leadership, co-ordination and ensure successful delivery of the Celebration commissions and engagement activities for Market Place phase 1 extension across Fenland and Forest Heath.

Salary: £6,000 (plus travel) for work between February – June 2018 (plus 2 days to feed into evaluation between July – September 2018). Approx. 24 days to finalise Phase 1.
Interview Dates: w/c 29th January 2018

For full details, please visit the Market Place website or contact: [email protected]