We are currently looking for a Business and Development manager to join the team and help shape our future – the application pack can be viewed and downloaded here


Handmade Parade CIC are recruiting to a new post of Business and Development Manager. We are a vibrant, small but growing, organisation with our roots deep in the beautiful Calder Valley in West Yorkshire and a vision far beyond the surrounding hills.

We are seeking a Business and Development Manager who can work with the Board and team to look after business, and to continue the development of the organisation. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate financial experience and acumen alongside a track record of successful fundraising from the public and private sectors.

You will work alongside our Artistic Director and Project Managers and will manage our Administrator.

To apply, please forward a CV and a letter of application which should be no more than two sides of A4 and should demonstrate how you meet the person specification as well as telling us why you would like to work with us. Please also include the names and contact details for two referees – we won’t contact them without letting you know first. One should be your most recent employer. Send your application to jobs@handmadeparade.co.uk by 30th June 2019.

If you would like an informal conversation please contact jobs@handmadeparade.co.uk and put Conversation as the subject of your email and we will arrange a convenient time to talk to you.

We will be conducting interviews on Thursday 11th July 2019.

We look forward to hearing from you.