Relationship Manager, London

Studio Upstairs, registered charity number: 1058590

We are looking for an exceptional and highly motivated individual to join the team and help us move the organisation through an exciting phase of development.

This is a key role for the successful delivery of our Sustainability Project funded by the Cabinet Office through the Big Lottery Fund.

The role is intended develop and maximise the Studio business opportunities coupled with marketing and cultivating key relationships.

You will make a significant difference in helping the charity to increase its income, deliver a programme of events and activities and achieve a quality accreditation.

As an excellent team player, you will be confident in communicating to a variety of audiences, upholding a professional and friendly manner at all times. You will possess strong time management and organisational skills, with the ability to prioritise effectively and to deputise for the Director.

This post is (initially) a one year fixed freelance contract with an intention to develop the role further.

How to apply:

Please email opportunities@studioupstairs.org.uk or call 020 7503 1330 to request the application pack.

The closing date for completed applications is 5pm 16th August 2016.

Interviews will take place during the week of 22nd and 29th August.


 Administrator, South London

Studio Upstairs is seeking an organised, numerically confident administrator.  This role will support the team with robust financial record-keeping, and assist with other tasks such as organising meetings, gallery marketing, events and fundraising in our South London Studio.

The ideal candidate will have at least two years administrative experience, with excellent communication, financial and data management skills.  We are looking for someone who is a team player, committed to Studio Upstairs mission and values. They will also be:

  • Highly organised and competent administrator with at least 2 years’ experience
  • Able to work to deadlines and agreed targets
  • Able to manage databases and maintain accurate records
  • With excellent attention to detail

This is a freelance contract, initially for two days per week on £18 500 per annum (pro-rata).

To apply, please email your CV and covering letter to opportunities@studioupstairs.org.uk

Office Volunteer

We currently have vacancies in both the London and Bristol offices. In this role you will help us and gain experience in:

  • Marketing and PR
  • General office skills: answering the phones and responding to emails; monitoring stationary and art materials; maintaining a database of contacts; files and records management

This is a great opportunity to work in a vibrant and creative atmosphere, whilst gaining further administrative skills and contributing to an established project, which is evolving and expanding.

Key Skills Required

  • Organised and accurate
  • Good general administrative skills
  • Able to work on own initiative as well as part of a team
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office, particularly Word and Excel
  • Good communication skills, written and verbal.
  • An interest in the arts and mental well-being

Six month’s minimum commitment expected

How to apply: Please email your CV and covering letter (also indicating at which location you are interested to volunteer)  to opportunities@studioupstairs.org.uk.

Workshop Volunteers/ Artists, London Studio

We are now accepting proposals for short term workshops from artists. Please email your workshop proposal and CV to be considered for a session or taster session. We are looking for artists and art students who would be willing to volunteer to run art projects of their own design on various uses of art materials and techniques for up to four to six weeks at a time. In previous projects we have done puppetry, graphic design, portrait painting, oil paint techniques. 

Please email your CV to opportunities@studioupstairs.org.uk  along with a short cover note on why you would like to run a project with us.


Comments are closed.