Digital & Communications Lead


Contract type: Permanent -Full time (35 hours per week)

Salary: £28,000 per annum

DACS is seeking an experienced and creative Digital & Communications Lead to join our dynamic Communications team.

Help us build our community of over 180,000 UK and international artist and artist estate members including Turner Prize nominee Ingrid Pollard, Venice Biennale 2022 top Golden Lion prize winner Sonia Boyce, Tracey Emin, Sir Peter Blake, Yinka Shonibare, the Andy Warhol Foundation and many more. Help us tell their stories and transform artist rights.

We’re looking for someone to help us build a digital community. Creating content across multiple platforms, copywriting, and creating visual assets and broader content. Comfortable working independently, we’re looking for confidence interacting with a range of audiences to increase DACS’ following and boost engagement to enhance our digital storytelling. In short, bring your skills!

The Digital & Communications Lead has a pivotal role to play in supporting and delivering our strategy and curated public programme. You will lead on planning and producing digital content to raise the profile of DACS and deepen engagement with our artist audiences through compelling and creative storytelling.

In 2022 we begin work on a new website that will become the home of our artist network, help us achieve this goal with your interest in arts and culture, and passion for digital storytelling.


You will benefit from an extensive range of company benefits including:

  • 23 days (raising to 26 after 3 years’ service) of annual leave plus 8 bank holidays
  • Matched pension contribution (initially 5% and after 2 years, 7.5%)
  • Season Ticket Loan
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Death in Service benefit
  • Income Protection scheme

The Company: 

Established by artists for artists, DACS is a not-for-profit visual artists’ rights management organisation.

Passionate about transforming the financial landscape for visual artists through innovative new products and services, we act as a trusted broker for 180,000 artists worldwide.

Please note that DACS operates a Hybrid Working model

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Closing date: 30th June 2022