Be part of our Digital Freelance Network

May 22, 2024

Calling freelance digital specialists

If you’re a freelance digital specialist based in the UK and interested in providing guidance and mentoring to arts, cultural or creative organisations and practitioners, apply to be part of our Digital Freelance Network.

 

In our work supporting the arts, culture and heritage sector, we work with a nationwide associate network of freelance digital specialists, many with specific cultural sector experience. These associates enable us to deliver our activities in an agile, flexible manner across all UK regions.

 

We also want to support freelancers in the vital role you play in the digital cultural ecosystem. We want to help you to connect and network with cultural and community organisations, as well as with other freelancers and creative practitioners. We want to offer easy-to-access training and peer learning opportunities that support your professional development.

What we’re looking for

We are looking for freelancers with knowledge and experience of digital creative work in the cultural sector in at least one of the following:

 

Marketing and Distribution Freelancers

 

  • Social media strategy, campaign planning and implementation (organic and paid)
  • TikTok strategy, creator engagement and mentoring
  • Distribution and partnership strategy
  • Marketing campaign management, audience development and evaluation

 

Digital Production / Producer Freelancers

  • Delivering interactive, video or audio digital projects featuring cultural content
  • Experience working with immersive and other innovative digital technologies
  • Production processes involved in creating digital work (pre-production, production and post-production)
  • Management of digital production teams
  • Knowledge of livestreaming platforms and processes
  • Understanding of technical specifications for online content distribution
  • Experience of producing and managing budgets and schedules
  • Experience of risk assessments working both on location and in venues

Benefits of joining the network

 

  • Peer learning sessions
  • Networking with other freelancers
  • Training bursaries
  • Paid work delivering The Space’s programmes