Project Manager: Arts and Environment Symposium (Fixed-term contract)


  • Do you have experience planning and delivering major live events?
  • Can you manage projects involving multiple stakeholders and contributors?


This is an exciting opportunity to lead the project management of a major symposium exploring Environmental Responsibility for Arts Organisations. Working closely with partners at the Whitechapel Gallery and the Gallery Climate Coalition, the Project Manager will lead on the management, planning and delivery of a two-day symposium, to be held in London and provisionally scheduled for March 2023. The role involves liaising with venues, speakers and other external contributors, and ensuring the smooth running of the event.

Conditions of work

  • Fixed-term contract: 5 September 2022 to 24 March 2023.
  • The role involves working 3 days per week from 5 September to 31 December 2022.
  • The role will be full-time from 1 January to 24 March 2023.
  • Fee: £15,000


For further information, please download the Job Description.

To apply

Please send your CV, a short letter outlining your suitability for the role, and your completed equality & diversity monitoring forms, available to download here, to by 8am on Monday 15 August 2022.

The Whitechapel Gallery strives to be an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We particularly encourage applications from Black, Asian, ethnic minority, and/or disabled applicants as these groups are currently underrepresented in the Arts sector.

Charity number: 312162 Company number: 4093862

How to apply

  • Please send your CV and a short letter outlining your suitability for the role
  • Download and complete the equal opportunities monitoring form: Word; PDF
  • Email the required documents to recruitment by 8am on Monday 15 August 2022