Festival Lead – International Festival of Business - Closed

Date posted: 02/10/2019

Closing date: 11 October, 2019 4:00 pm

Hours per week: Flexible

Salary: In the region of £65k (FTE)

Location: Merseyside

Contract type: Fixed Term until March 2021

Job Description:

Liverpool City Region Combined Authority

International Festival of Business – Festival Lead

Contract from end of October 2019 until March 2021

Salary in the region of £65k (FTE)


LCRCA are seeking to appoint an International Business Festival Lead Officer, to lead and manage the successful delivery of the 2020 Business Festival on behalf of the Liverpool City Region Combined Authority.

Acting as the “intelligent client”, the Festival Lead Officer will oversee the project delivery and manage the relationship with the Delivery Partner, local stakeholders and report to the Festival Executive Group

The person will have experience of project managing large scale projects and international business events, an understanding of production and event delivery and an awareness of the LCR business, political and cultural landscape.

They will also bring experience of building strong partnerships, stakeholder management and experience of effectively managing delivery contracts.

This is an exciting opportunity to support the development and delivery of an exceptional business event that can position our City Region on a global platform.

You will commence the contract working 2/3 days per week and then in January 2020 there will be an expectation for you to increase working days up to 5 days, however, this is negotiable and dependent upon workload leading up to the Festival.

If so we would like to hear from you, a flexible approach to the method of engagement is available for the right person, this can be either by direct employment on a fixed term basis, day rate or consultancy.

Please confirm with your application your preferred terms of engagement


Closing Date for Applications: Friday 11 October 2019 @ 4pm

Application forms and further details are available from The HR Team, Liverpool City Region Combined Authority, PO Box 1976, Liverpool, L69 3HN, or by visiting our website at https://www.liverpoolcityregion-ca.gov.uk/governance/vacancies/

Completed application forms can be sent to:  recruitment@liverpoolcityregion-ca.gov.uk


This information can be provided in alternative formats on request



This information can be provided in alternative formats on request