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Sound Connections seek outstanding candidate to join our Senior Management Team

Job title: Programme Manager

Working hours: Full time (5 days / 36 hours per week)

Salary: £30-32,000

Holiday entitlement: 25 days per annum

Sound Connections are seeking an outstanding individual to manage our programmes of ground-breaking musical opportunities for children and young people in London, as well as be part of the senior management team.

The successful candidate will lead on our youth voice strand, including Wired4Music, the music council for young Londoners aged 16-25 ( The post-holder will also be responsible for developing new business, and supporting our consultancy and research strands. They will also contribute to the overall management, fundraising and development of the organisation. In this varied and exciting role, they will work with a small and dedicated team and support a range of colleagues and freelancers.

You will have significant previous experience of managing education projects, conducting research and winning new business. Highly self-motivated and organised, you will be comfortable working in an office environment and out at projects, meetings and events. You will be highly confident communicating with a diverse range of young people, practitioners, partners and funders. You will demonstrate excellent written skills and an understanding of the possibilities of digital technologies.

The deadline for applications is Friday 26 September 2014 at 5pm. Please download an application pack here.

Interviews will be on Wednesday 8 October 2014, with the possibility of second interviews at a later date.

If you would like a brief conversation about the role, please contact Philip Flood, Director, on 020 7729 7220.


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