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Jobs and careers with The Lowry

The Lowry has a standard application form. 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.

Current Vacancies 

Development Vacancies;

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, events and trusts & foundations to support The Lowry’s work in our galleries, theatres and in the local community.

With a wide range of responsibilities including event support, prospect research, customer care administration and assisting in the activation of our fundraising appeals and membership schemes. With excellent written communication skills, the post holder will also support the Head of Development to research and prepare applications to a range of charitable Trusts and Foundations, prepare funding reports, project monitoring and evaluation.   The Development Assistant plays a key role in managing the guest lists of 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 Tuesday 31 May 2016

Interviews will take place on Thursday 9 June 2016

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

Ticketing Vacancies;

Quaytickets Marketing Assistant – 37.5 hours per week, £14,572.50 per annum plus staff benefits

Quaytickets, based at The Lowry, offers professional ticketing and contact centre solutions for a range of clients including: city councils; west end theatres; music promoters and arts festivals, selling over 1.3 million tickets each year. 

We are looking for a Marketing Assistant to undertake all of Quaytickets’ e-marketing including weekly newsletters and event/subscriber specific emails. In this role you will deliver pre and post event communications to deliver key marketing messages and maximise revenue opportunities. The role will develop and deliver the social media strategy for Quaytickets. You will also work with the Senior Digital Executive on the Quaytickets websites to ensure consistent messaging and growth.

Strong communication skills, a strong eye for detail and experience of delivering social media campaigns are essential. The ideal candidate will have an understanding of the ticketing industry.  

The application deadline for this vacancy is Wednesday 11 May 2016 at 10:00 am.

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

Hospitality Vacancies;

Casual Hospitality Assistant – £7.45 per hour (£8.34 including holiday pay) plus excellent staff benefits

The hospitality team works in an environment where the performing and visual arts operate hand in hand with hospitality operations, servicing the needs of the public and visiting artists and performers.

We are recruiting casual staff to work in the following areas:

  • Pier Eight Restaurant and Bar
  • Bars
  • Tower Coffee Shop
  • Conference and Events

We require candidates to have relevant experience and are interested in current trends within the hospitality sector. We also require great communication skills and high levels of proactivity to work.

The application deadline is Friday 13 May 2016 at 10:00am. 

Interviews will take place on Friday 20 May 2016.

If you are interested in joining our team, please download an application form.

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