We are looking for a creative, committed individual who is passionate about the work of LUX, supporting artists and advocating for artists’ moving image. The Distribution Director is responsible for negotiating and managing loans of artists’ moving image works from the LUX Collection in dialogue with represented artists.
Days: Part time, 4 days a week. Tuesday to Friday – including some evening and weekend work with time off in lieu
Salary: £33,000 pro-rata (0.8)
Holidays: 25 days per year pro-rata (5 compulsory days (pro rata) must be taken during the office closure at Christmas) with an increase of 1 day per year worked up to a maximum of 30 days.
Contract: Permanent, with 6 month probationary period
Responsible to: LUX Director
Responsible for: Distribution Assistant, freelancers
Based at: LUX, Waterlow Park Centre, Waterlow Park, Dartmouth Park Hill, London, N19 5JF (we are constantly reviewing the situation around home working in relation to Covid-19 and staff safety but this position will require working from the office in London).
The visual arts sector in the UK currently does not reflect the communities in which it works. LUX is committed to addressing this through all aspects of its work and we particularly welcome applications for this position from individuals from Black and other global majority backgrounds, from low income backgrounds and disabled people .
Please download and read the LUX Distribution Director Application Pack [PDF document] which contains all the information you need to apply.
Please download and complete the Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form and send with your application
To apply please send your CV and covering letter explaining why you are interested in the position and the skills and experience you could bring in one PDF, and the separate equal opportunities form to [email protected] with the email title LUX Distribution Director/ [Your Name]
Deadline for applications: TUESDAY 3 AUGUST MIDNIGHT we are unable to consider applications that arrive after this point
If you have any specific access requirements or need extra help applying also contact us at [email protected]
If you would like to discuss the job with a LUX staff member we are offering short one on one online sessions on the afternoon of Thursday 29 July which you can book through eventbrite.