Communications Manager, The Spark Arts for Children


The Spark Arts for Children in Leicester is recruiting for the new post of Communications Manager, due to an organisational review and a growing portfolio of work.

This person will be responsible for all aspects of planning, developing, delivering and evaluating strategic communications and digital activities.  The role incorporates the full range of communication needs including press, web, social media and print to ensure The Spark’s audiences are excited and engaged. 

Principle objectives:

  • To contribute to the strategic development and delivery of the organisation’s Communication and Audience Development strategy in partnership with the Director.
  • To raise awareness of The Spark’s activity and brand, and its wide ranging work locally and nationally, through marketing and PR activity.
  • To devise and implement effective marketing campaigns to maximise reach and impact of the Spark’s work, a major feature being the annual Spark Festival.
  • To provide clear management across several relationships with internal and external partners to drive forward activity ensuring we deliver effective communication on time and to budget.

For more information and how to apply please download the job pack at

Salary: £26k pro rata

Part time role 22-30 hours negotiable.

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