We are recruiting for a new General Manager to join our team

We are looking for a General Manager to join our team!

Thames Festival Trust (established 1998), delivers heritage, education and cultural programmes aimed both at providing joy and wonder, and also at inspiring an appreciation of the River Thames and more widely, the importance of rivers and the value of water.

The Trust is endorsed and supported by The Mayor of London and is a National Portfolio Organisations of Arts Council England.

The Trust is committed to producing excellent work and we strive to improve access and increase diversity across the Arts & Culture sector.


The General Manager is part of the Senior Management team and is responsible for the Trust’s HR, administration and governance. They will also be expected to share in the Trust’s fundraising activities. The General Manager works closely with the Director and Marketing Manager to realise the Trusts vision and objectives and plays an active role in business planning across the next ACE NPO period 2018-22.

How to Apply

Download the Job Description and Person Specification for further information. Please send us a cover letter detailing how you meet the person specification and what you will bring to the post, CV and Equal Opportunity form to: recruitment@thamesfestival.org

The closing date for completed applications is Friday 27 October, 6pm. Interviews will take place on 2/3 November.