Marketing and Communications Manager, 10-12 weeks, part-time, Handmade in Britain


Handmade in Britain is regarded by exhibitors and visitors as one of the leading organisers of retail events in the UK contemporary craft calendar. With annual visitor figures exceeding 15,000, our events are an essential highlight of the UK’s craft portfolio for designer-makers, collectors, industry professionals and craft enthusiasts.

Handmade in Britain is seeking a creative and highly organised Marketing and Communications Manager to join its small, friendly team as maternity cover from September - November 2019. The post-holder will work closely with the Creative Director to implement the marketing and communications strategies for Handmade Chelsea and the online marketplace.

This role will suit an individual with notable marketing skills (minimum of two years’ experience), gained through working in an arts or events environment, and ideally with experience of PR and project management. The post holder will need strong organisational and time management skills, and the ability to adapt to a wide variety of challenges.

This is a freelance position for four days per week from September to late November 2019, working predominantly from our offices in London, Waterloo. Additional hours may be required during events and busy periods. This position is paid at £100 per day (freelance). For more information visit