We are hiring: Creative Director and Joint Chief Executive            

Closing date: midday, Tuesday 11 May

This is a hugely exciting opportunity to shape and deliver inspiring and dynamic creative ambitions for Black artists and creatives in the North and across the UK. In a newly designed role that will build on Eclipse’s reputation, artistic innovation and talent development, you will ensure Eclipse’s active commitment to making change in relation to creativity, race, diversity, and inclusion.

We are looking for an ambitious, inspirational, and visionary Creative Director who will also be Joint Chief Executive. With the Executive Director and Joint CEO - to be recruited summer 2021 - you will be accountable for the overall success of the company, helping Eclipse to engage and collaborate with communities in the North, reflecting their lives and building on your passion for finding the best stories and storytellers of all kinds.

Download the Creative Director and Joint Chief Executive Job Pack >

How to Apply

To apply for the post, please send an up to date CV; a covering letter outlining (in no more than two pages) your vision for Eclipse for the next five years; a separate statement (not an academic essay) addressing the selection criteria; contact details for two referees who can be contacted if you are to reach the second interview stage and a completed Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form.

Send all four documents to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by midday, Tuesday 11 May.

For an initial confidential and informal conversation about the role, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to book a time to talk to Interim Chief Executive Kenneth Olumuyiwa Tharp.

To download the Job Pack, click here >
To download an Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form, click here >

Closing date: midday, Tuesday 11 May