Heritage Programme Manager

Bradford district’s year of culture is set to deliver more than 1,000 new performances and events including artist commissions, a series of major arts festivals and major national and international collaborations, and a significant programme that reflects Bradford’s unique heritage.

Our heritage is in many forms – built heritage, natural heritage and landscapes, and extraordinary intangible heritage in the form of people’s stories, lived experiences and diverse cultures. To deliver our heritage programme we need a team of dedicated, passionate, and enthusiastic people.

Thanks to funding from the National Lottery Heritage Fund raised by National Lottery players, we have an exciting opportunity for a Heritage Programme Manager to lead on the development and delivery of our heritage programme, reporting to the Head of Producing, to join the team.

You’ll be work

  • £47,500 dependent upon previous experience
  • Fixed-term contract to March 2026
  • 37 hours per week worked flexibly Monday to Friday, predominantly office based (City Centre location)
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Contributory pension scheme with 5% employer contribution


How to apply

To apply for the role please submit a copy of your CV and a covering letter (no more than one side of A4) to

  • Closing Date: Monday 27 November at 9am
  • Interviews will be held: Monday 11 and Tuesday 12 December

Download the job description

Photo: Visit Bradford

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