Job Title: Treasurer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
Salary: 0
Reference: REF-123
Contact Name: Fiona Melvin
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 10, 2021 15:56

Job Description

New Writing North is the literature development agency for the North of England, and an Arts Council England National Portfolio Organisation. We work in partnership with regional and national partners to produce a range of literary and performance activities including flagship projects such as the Northern Writers’ Awards, Young Writers, the David Cohen Prize, the Gordon Burn Prize and Durham Book Festival.  

We’re a small organisation with a dedicated, creative team, supported by a great board of trustees. Based in Newcastle upon Tyne, we work to support writers and literature across the North of England.

New Writing North is 25 years old this year and we have a bright and exciting future ahead of us as we develop plans to establish a new centre for writing and publishing in Newcastle upon Tyne. Our current Treasurer comes to the end of his six-year term in spring 2022 and we are looking to find a new trustee to take on this important role.

You will join a diverse board of trustees who come from a wide range of backgrounds and bring a broad range of skills and experience to our work. Our experienced and dedicated Executive Team have managed the charity expertly through the challenges of the pandemic and you will join a company that is in good shape and ready to take on new ambitions for the future. To find out more and apply please visit our website:

Deadline 30 August 2021, 5pm.

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