Cambridge Folk Festival Operations Manager

circa £36,000 (depending on experience)
08 Oct 2016
08 Nov 2016
Full Time
Contract Type
Job Role

We are looking for an experienced professional to successfully deliver all operational aspects of the world renowned Cambridge Folk Festival, now in its 53rd year.

This is a new post that has been created following Cambridge Live's investment in the future development  of both the Folk Festival and the wider outdoor cultural calendar that it delivers.

Working closely with the Folk Festival Artistic Producer and Folk Festival Coordinator as well as Cambridge Live’s Production Manager you will head up the delivery team to ensure the event’s continued success and development.

It is anticipated that this role will, in the future, also have strategic overview of the delivery of additional events from Cambridge Live’s portfolio.

Reports to: Head of Events (maternity cover)

Direct Reports: Production Manager, Folk Festival Coordinator    

Location: Primarily based in our offices at Parsons Court, Cambridge. 

Full Job Pack and application form is available via

The deadline for the receipt of applications is 5pm on Monday 31st October 2016.

Interviews will take place on Monday 7 November at the Cambridge Corn Exchange

Informal enquiries about the role may be made to the Head of Events: