Commercial Events Manager, The Hepworth Wakefield


£26,000 per annum

37 hours per week – including some weekends and evenings


The Hepworth Wakefield is an award-winning art gallery in the heart of Yorkshire designed by the acclaimed David Chipperfield Architects.  This year we are celebrating our 10th anniversary with Barbara Hepworth: Art & Life, the largest exhibition since the artist’s death in 1975.  The Hepworth Wakefield Garden, designed by Tom Stuart Smith, was completed in 2020 and enables us to exhibit sculpture outdoors.

The Hepworth Wakefield’s commercial events operation provides vital income to ensure the gallery’s continued viability and sustainability.  The gallery and garden provide a unique venue for weddings, private and corporate events, outdoor events, filming, and photoshoots.  We are seeking an enthusiastic and motivated Commercial Events Manager to grow the business and ensure the smooth planning and delivery of all bookings, overseeing every aspect of delivery. 

The Hepworth Wakefield is committed to promoting diversity and equal opportunities and we welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds.

For more information and an application form, please visit our website Please note we can only accept applications on our own application form.

Deadline for applications 9am on Tuesday 22 June 2021

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 29 June 2021

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