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Executive Director of Manchester City of Literature

Do you think you are the person to lead this exciting new organisation?

Deadline: 14 June 2019.

Download Executive Director recruitment pack.

Equal opportunities

Please send this independently of your application to You do not have to answer but in doing so you will be helping Manchester City of Literature to monitor how well it is achieving its aim to be diverse and inclusive in its governance and recruitment, and to inform improvements in the future.

Download equality monitoring form.


Chair recruitment

We are looking for someone amazing to be the Chair of the Board of Trustees for Manchester City of Literature. If you think you are this person we’d love to hear from you.

Deadline: 3 June 2019.

Download chair recruitment pack.


We want to know: what are our unique accomplishments in writing, reading and literature? What are our collective ambitions as a city of writing? We’re working together to shape exciting new initiatives aimed at broadening the reach of the city’s literary activity, but we need your help

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