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Posted: Thursday, 23 March 2017, 0:04


Cowley road Works - organisers of Cowley Road Carnival


Cowley Road carnival is one of the regions biggest FREE outdoor cultural events and the Jewel in Oxfordshire's cultural calander.

We have created two new positions and are currently recruiting a Venue and Procession Producer and volunteer Coordinator

Venue and Procession Producer: This person is responsible for liaison with and collation of all procession entries as well as being tasked with raising the artistic content of the procession , with a view to encouraging groups and artists to get more creative, learn better making skills and get some big shiny fantastic procession pieces for 2017 and 18.

You will require skills in organisation, coordination, administration, creativity and vision.

You will report to the Exec director and work in partnership with the artistic producer and event team to create another fantastic Carnival for 2017

We get close to 50,000 audience so we don't want for numbers, this year we have key aims to better link up with venues and provide better arts engagement, access and experiences.

Fixed term freelance contract March – end July 2017 with the potential for possible extension –Salary is £4000 paid in 5 equal monthly instalments

Volunteer Coordinator

We need to maintain a database of volunteers, attract new ones and engage with our workforce volunteers to help man our events, raise money and awareness and provide access to industry opps.

If you have expereince of recruiting, maintaining and engaging volunteers for projects and events  please apply for this day a week equivalent role.

Fixed term freelance contract March- End July 2017  Fee is £2000 

To apply or to ask for the full job specification and details:

 please send enquiries /  a letter of application with your CV and details of 2 referees to:

Executive Director, Cowley Road Works at

Deadline for applications is Sunday 26thFeb 2017

Interviews likely to be Thursday 2ndMarch  and Tues 7th March respectively with an immediate start for the right applicant (interview date may be subject to change)

• Location: Oxford, South East, oxford

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