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Job Title: Creative Producer (International)
Hours: Part-time 20 hours per week (inclusive of unpaid breaks and equivalent to 2.5 days per week)
Duration: Post is funded through Arts Council England National Portfolio Organisation status until 31st March 2026.
Salary: £15.39 per hour, annual salary £14,000 (Full-time equivalent £28,000.)
Responsible to: Head of Programming / Deputy Director.
Responsible for: Freelance staff and volunteers connected to specific events, including creatives working remotely overseas.
Based: Based in the LAAF Office at Bluecoat, Liverpool. This post can be also be remote from within the UK, with agreed working days in Liverpool.
Holiday entitlement: 25 days plus bank holidays pro rata.
Pension: Employee enrolled into the Nest Pension Scheme with employer’s contributions.

The new Creative Producer (International) position will play a key role within Liverpool Arab Arts Festival’s creative team. This is a great opportunity for a creative producer to develop LAAF’s international artistic programming.

The postholder will be responsible for the successful development, planning and delivery of an agreed portfolio of artistic projects, for both festival and out of festival programmes. These internationally focused outcomes will help successfully deliver LAAF’s ambitious artistic vision and organisational targets and objectives.

The Creative Producer (International) will research and support new and relevant creative projects across artforms. They will actively commission and support ambitious art works by emerging and leading Arab artists and creatives. This will include one-off events, co-productions, touring projects and identifying existing projects that are relevant to our audiences.

This role requires strong partnership working and collaboration. The postholder will identify and nurture new international partnerships with a range of artists, organisations, funders and embassies to achieve their goals.


To apply, please email the following to with the subject line ‘Creative Producer (International) application’:

  • A covering letter (maximum 2 sides of A4) demonstrating your suitability to the role, directly addressing how you meet the Responsibilities, Skills, Knowledge, and Experience stated in the Job Description.
  • Your CV
  • Contact details of 2 referees, one of whom should be a current employer.
  • Completed Equal Opportunities form.

LAAF is actively committed to widening access in the arts to support people from a variety of backgrounds, experiences and skills. We particularly welcome applications from ethnic communities currently under-represented in the arts.

All candidates must have the right to live and the right to work in the UK. Successful applicants will be asked to present the relevant documents to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK.

Closing date: 9am, Monday 18 September 2023.
Interviews held w/c 2 October 2023 at a fully accessible location.