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Rural Touring Dance Initiative seeks Freelance Marketing Manager

The Rural Touring Dance Initiaive are looking for an experienced freelance Marketing Manager with a knowledge of Rural Touring to ensure the effective delivery of the Rural Touring Dance Initiative (RTDI) project over the next three years. Are you, or do you know of anybody who may be interested in taking on this role?

The Marketing Manager will work closely with the RTDI Project Manager to:

  • Help raise awareness of the project and its aims with principally the dance community/industry nationally.
  • Practically assist companies involved in the project to tailor their marketing materials, digital, print and social media to the rural sector
  • Assist in making information companies share with schemes, promoters and audiences as accessible and ‘rural touring friendly’ as possible

Fee: £6000 – indicative of 40 days @ £150 per day plus travel and subsistence costs as agreed with the Project Manager

Timescale: The initial contract will be for 12 months from July 2018 and may be renewed for up to three years till the project ends in July 2021

Application process: Applicants should send a CV and written statement of no more than two sides of A4 detailing their skills and experience and why they would like to apply for this opportunity to Claire Smith, RTDI Project Manager –

Deadline for applications: 31st May 2018
Interviews to take place on 19th June 2018 (location and venue tbc).

Start Date: Ideally to start as soon as possible but no later than 19 July 2018.

Download the full brief for the role from the box on the right hand side of the screen.

The Rural Touring Dance Initiative is a partnership project led by The National Rural Touring Forum with The Place, China Plate and Take Art. The project is funded by Arts Council England through its Strategic Touring Fund.


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For more information about the project