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Jobs and careers with The Lowry

The Lowry has a standard application form.Large text copies of this document are available if required. Please note that The Lowry does not accept CVs as a method of application.

Please return your complete application form to or by post to the Human Resources Department, The Lowry, Pier 8, Salford Quays, M50 3AZ.

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The Lowry will proactively encourage employees, volunteers, contractors, visiting companies, interns and placements to welcome diversity, respecting each person’s individuality and valuing their creativity. Everyone has a responsibility towards encouraging diversity within The Lowry.

In the Development Department...

Development Assistant- 37.5 hours per week, £15,500 per annum plus staff benefits

We are looking for a Development Assistant to support The Lowry’s Development team who generate donations and income from individuals, companies, fundraising events and trusts & foundations to support The Lowry’s work in our galleries, theatres and in the local community. The Development Assistant also plays a vital role within the organisation by leading on the management of all Customer Care needs.

With a wide range of responsibilities including customer care administration, prospect research, and assisting in the activation of our fundraising appeals and membership schemes. With excellent written communication skills, the Development Assistant plays a key role in event support including guest list management for our annual calendar of stewardship, recruitment and fundraising events for supporters and stakeholders.

A confident communicator, with excellent administrative and writing skills you will have the ability to multi-task with a very high level of attention to detail.

The application deadline for this position is 1 March 2017 at 10am.

Interviews will take place on Wednesday 8 March 2017.

To apply for this position please download an application form and recruitment pack.

In the Ticketing Department...

Set up and Support Assistant- 37.5 hours per week, £15,387.72 per annum plus staff benefits

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Quaytickets ticketing operation.  The team currently sells tickets on behalf of The Lowry and for more than 50 other clients all over the UK, including Manchester International Festival, Manchester Pride, Stockport Plaza Theatre, National Cycling Centre and many more.

As part of the Set Up and Support team you will be responsible for administering, checking and amending events on the Audience View ticketing system.  You will also deal with event promoters enquiries, financial reports and will gain experience of event set up.

The ideal candidate will have excellent customer care skills, a sharp eye for detail that can be maintained even when repeating a checking process many times across a range of events.  You will also possess a high degree of numeracy and literacy and will have experience of using or have the ability to use a complex computer booking system at an advanced level. 

Whilst previous experience of working with the Audience View ticketing system in a similar ticket agency environment is desirable it is not essential as training will be provided.

You will be required to work alternating weeks of Mon – Fri 9:30 – 17:30 and Mon – Fri 12:00 – 20:00 and one Saturday in every four.

The application deadline for this vacancy is Monday 27 February 2017 at 10:00am.

To apply for this position please download an application form and recruitment pack.

The Lowry is a private limited company registered in England and Wales (no. 3255905) and a registered charity (no. 1053962).