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Chief Producer
Institute of Contemporary Arts
June 2022

The Institute of Contemporary Arts (ICA) seeks a talented, inspiring and experienced producer to lead on the management, development, planning and delivery of the ICA programme at one of the most exciting moments in our history – the new appointment of Bengi Ünsal and the 75th anniversary year.

The Chief Producer will report directly to the Director and is a unique opportunity to produce a cross-arts programme of major new work at one of the world’s leading arts institutions.

The successful candidate will have extensive experience of exhibition making, will oversee the delivery of the ICA’s multi-disciplinary programme, leading and managing the ICA’s Curatorial team in a producer capacity. This programme includes all artistic work conceived by the Curatorial team: exhibitions, performance, music, film, moving image, talks, events and work created for and/or presented in Cinema 3, our digital space. The Chief Producer will ensure that the programme is delivered in line with the Director’s artistic vision and the organisation’s values while ensuring high-quality delivery within the ICA’s capacities, timelines and budgets.

To apply, please send a covering letter (no more than two pages of A4) or a short 5-minute video or audio file explaining your relevant experience and why you are interested in the role and a two-page CV addressed to Leila Hasham, Chief Producer and email to

Deadline for applications: Sunday 10 July 2022, 11:59pm

Interviews: Tuesday 19 July 2022

Equal Opportunities
Please also submit an equal opportunities form along with your application. The data you submit will help us enhance the diversity of our workforce. Submitting this form is voluntary and does not affect your application for the role. Applications are shortlisted anonymously and your equal opportunities data will only be used to help ensure our shortlist is diverse representation of the best applications received. After the shortlisting, your equal opportunities form is separated from the rest of the documents you submit and the data is retained without any personally identifying information. Your equal opportunities form is subsequently deleted.

The Institute of Contemporary Arts is committed to upholding the Equality Act 2010 and encouraging equality and diversity within our workforce and all opportunities provided by the ICA.

We encourage applications from all backgrounds, communities, and industries, and we are committed to having a team that is made up of diverse skills, experiences and abilities. Whilst some of our offices have barriers to access, we are taking steps to resolve these, and in the meantime continue to encourage interest from applicants who require reasonable adjustments within the workplace.