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Sheffield Media and Exhibition Centre Board

Sheffield Media and Exhibition Centre (Showroom cinema & Workstation creative industries business centre) is currently seeking new Trustees to join its Board and work alongside the senior management team to help shape the future of the organisation.

We operate one of the largest cultural cinemas in the UK, alongside catering and conferencing facilities and the Workstation managed workspace centre. We exhibit a diverse film programme with first run and retrospectives of curated work, including archive, documentaries and many unique one-off programmes with regular visiting film makers.

We are seeking candidates with a diverse background and senior experience from the education, business, environmental, creative and digital sectors. We are specifically interested in candidates with relevant experience of catering, marketing or IT.

We particularly welcome applications from disabled and Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) candidates as they are currently under-represented on our Board. Applicants will work with the Chair, Chief Executive and Senior Management Team to provide clear strategic direction to the organisation, setting overall policy, defining goals, setting targets and evaluating performance, they will demonstrate excellent communication skills and they will also have a good understanding of local, regional and cultural agendas.

We need people who can spare the time to attend approximately 6 meetings per year (usually held on the last Monday of the month, 6 pm – 8 pm) and offer relevant support and specialist knowledge to enable us to meet the objectives of our business. In addition to attending Board meetings, there is also the opportunity to provide 1:1 mentorship to our senior management team members and to be involved in our specialised sub committees who meet occasionally for focused discussion.

The post is unpaid but all Trustees receive invitations to special events and have a weekly allocation of free cinema tickets.

Application process:

Please download the application pack and equal opportunities monitoring form

or

call our reception team on 0114 2796511 / or email reception@showroomworkstation.org.uk and they will email this information to you directly.

Closing date: This is a rolling recruitment campaign and we will respond to received applications within a few days of receipt.

General enquiries: In the first instance please contact julie.simpson@showroomworkstation.org.uk with any queries regarding the vacancies or application process.

For an informal conversation about the role prior to submitting your application please contact Ian Wild, Chief Executive at ian.wild@showroomworkstation.org.uk  or Peter Brooks, Chair, at peter.brooks@showroomworkstation.org.uk

Cleaner

We are looking for a cleaner to join our in-house team on a 12-hours per week contract (the hours of work are usually 6am to 10am, 3 days across a 7-day rota – this will include Saturdays or Sundays, depending on requirements).

Cleaner required: 12 hours contract (minimum) per week

Pay: £7.46 per hour, or NLW, if applicable

Showroom Workstation is an integrated media arts complex operating a café/bar, conference and events facilities, four-screen cinema and creative industries managed workspace.

The Showroom Workstation cleaning team play a vital role in ensuring that all areas of the building and our tenants’ offices are kept to the highest standards of cleanliness.

We are looking for someone with a friendly, can do attitude and good communication skills. Candidates must have experience of commercial cleaning to very high standards. The Workstation has 5 levels and the job can involve high level cleaning and carrying equipment around the different areas, so candidates need to be aware that the job requires a good level of fitness.

You can download an application pack here

or

Call our reception team on 0114 279 6511 (Mon-Fri 8am-6pm) and ask for a paper copy to be posted to you.

Please note that we cannot accept CVs: all applications must be made on our application form which is included in the job pack.

Please indicate your availability clearly on the application form.

Completed application forms can either be emailed to reception@showroomworkstation.org.uk or posted to Showroom & Workstation, 15 Paternoster Row, Sheffield S1 2BX. Alternatively, you can deliver it in person to the Workstation reception team.

Interviews will be held the w/c: 15th October 2018

EVENTS MANAGER

Showroom / Workstation is an integrated media arts complex operating a café/bar, conference and events facilities, four-screen cinema and creative industries managed workspace.

Salary: £18,676.51 per annum

Hours: 37 hours per week, normally worked over five days a week, between 8.00am and 2.00am as per the rota

We are seeking an Events Manager, to take a key role within our busy events/conferencing team.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the planning and execution of all Commercial pre-booked events, including greeting conference clients and guests, and acting as their contact throughout the event. Working with the Operations and Commercial Managers, the Events Manager will be responsible for ensuring that the pre-planning of events, results in a professional standard of delivery.

On occasion, the role will also include managing the front of house operation of the Showroom cinema and café/bar and directing and overseeing the work of the Customer Services and Events Assistants, ensuring that the highest levels of customer care and service possible are provided.

For more information download an application pack

or email our Reception Team: reception@showroomworkstation.org.uk

You can also call 0114 279 6511 and ask for a job pack to be sent to you or call in and collect one from us.

Closing date for submission of completed applications: Tuesday 23rd October 2018 at 1pm

Interviews will be held week commencing 29th October 2018

All applications must be made by completing our application form, which is contained within our job pack. We’re sorry but we cannot consider CV’s.

Completed application forms can either be emailed to reception@showroomworkstation.org.uk or posted to Showroom & Workstation, 15 Paternoster Row, Sheffield S1 2BX. Alternatively, you can deliver it in person to the Workstation reception team.

food and beverage manager

Showroom / Workstation is an integrated media arts complex operating a café/bar, conference and events facilities, four-screen cinema and creative industries managed workspace.

Salary: £24,000 per annum

Hours: 37 hours per week, usually worked over five days. The post-holder must be able to work flexibly and to be able to cover early starts, late finishes and occasional weekend working, on a rota basis, in support of the needs of the business.

The successful applicant will be responsible for all Food and Beverage operations, including café bar, conferencing delivery and staffing and will be expected to deliver agreed standards in customer care, and ensure that all sales and other financial targets are achieved.

The post holder will be part of a team reporting to the Operations Manager and will work very closely with the Cinema Manager, Commercial Manager and the Head Chef in developing our offer across the venue, maximising sales opportunities, and delivering the highest standard of customer care and organisational efficiencies. The Food and Beverage Manager will also work as the designated shift manager on a regular basis, as required, working closely with the Cinema Manager to ensure that our licence and public safety requirements are fully achieved and adhered to at all times.

Closing date: Thursday 25th October 2018 at 1PM

Interviews are likely to be held the week commencing 29th October 2018

For more information please download an application pack.

Please note: we cannot accept CVs and will only shortlist from correctly completed application forms.

Please return your completed application to: Recruitment, Showroom Workstation, 15 Paternoster Row, Sheffield, S1 2BX or email to: reception@showroomworkstation.org.uk or email our Reception Team: reception@showroomworkstation.org.uk

You can also call 0114 279 6511 and ask for a job pack to be sent to you or call in and collect one from us.

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