Submerge are seeking a festival producer to help run 2022 festival!

Two white people sit looking at a destroyed black plasterboard wall as part of a performance.
Image: Paul Blakemore

Are you our next festival producer?

Submerge are looking for a Festival Producer to lead on the delivery of Submerge Festival 2022. This is an exciting opportunity to help bring the festival to arts venues and sites across Manchester. The Festival Producer will be part of a small team, supported by Submerge artistic director Mike Pony.


The Festival Producer role will suit a multifaceted producer who has experience working on citywide festivals, participatory projects and contemporary performance, and who cares about developing audiences for bold new work.


Title: Festival Producer
Fee: Set fee £3000 (£150 Day x 20 Days)
Hours: Flexible freelance 1 month contract
Location: Manchester (Home working & some in person work/meetings)
Responsible to: Submerge artistic director
Application Deadline: Friday 18th February 2022 (5pm)
Interviews: Monday 21st Feb 2022
Ideal Start Date: Immediate


Deadline to apply: 5pm, Friday 18th February 2022
To find out more about the role and to apply, please Download the Job Pack

If making an application, please complete our Equal Opportunities Demographics Form. Thanks!

Submerge Festival 2022 is generously supported by Arts Council England.