NewsWE ARE RECRUITING - Executive Director

We are recruiting an Executive Director

Please note the deadline for this role has now passed.

Closing date: 5pm on 8 October

This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious senior arts-professional to take a leadership role in an influential arts organisation at a time of significant growth. The role is key to ensuring the successful delivery of our capital campaign, revenue fundraising and financial resilience of Peckham Platform during our transition to our future home on Peckham Square in 2021.

You will be a business-minded, strategic professional committed to furthering the organisation’s stability and growth, working closely with the Artistic Director to underpin the vision and the creative programme of co-commissions, research and learning.

You will have proven leadership experience in implementing new and effective systems for income generation, managing earned income streams, monitoring finances, managing people and overseeing budgets.

Peckham Platform is supported using public funding by Arts Council England. We are committed to being an equal opportunities employer. We encourage applicants from the broadest range of backgrounds, with different skills and experiences to bring into our organisation. All candidates who identify as disabled and demonstrate that they meet the essential criteria will be invited for an interview, in line with the Equalities Act 2010.

Download the full Application Pack and Equal Opportunities Form below.

Please send your application documents to with the subject Executive Director.

Application documents:
• A letter of introduction (no more than 2 sides of A4) highlighting how you meet the Job Description and Person Specification
• A full and up to date CV relevant to the Job Description
• A completed Equal Opportunities form

Closing date: 5pm on 8 October.
Interviews will take place on 15 October and will be held at Quay House, 2c King’s Grove, Peckham, London SE15 2NB.