General Manager

We are looking for a highly organised, independent and practical individual to join our small team as General Manager, overseeing core operations, providing support for our innovative programme, and helping us to develop longer-term sustainability.

Read the full Recruitment Pack here, which contains more information about Coney, what we do, the job description and person specification for the role of General Manager.

How to apply

  • Download and complete the application form here. You’ll be asked to write a short supporting statement describing your suitability for the position, and to provide two references (who will only be contacted after an offer of employment has been made).
  • Send the completed application form, along with your CV, to [email protected] with the subject, ‘General Manager application’.
  • Complete our Equal Opportunities monitoring form here. Forms will be processed separately from your application and there is an option for ‘prefer not to say’ for any questions you do not wish to answer.

The deadline for applications is Sunday 23 June 2024, 23:59 GMT. We aim to communicate with all applicants by Thursday 27 June 2024.

If you would like to have a confidential conversation about the role, or if you require any additional support, including a request to apply in a different format – e.g. by video – please contact our current General Manager, Kit Denison ([email protected]).

Coney strives to be an Equal Opportunities employer. We actively encourage applications from all backgrounds and communities, and especially welcome applicants from backgrounds currently underrepresented in our sector. Lived and volunteer experience can be substituted for the essential or desired experience listed in Person Specification, if you can demonstrate how the skills you have developed are transferable.


First round interviews will be held online on Monday 1 July 2024. Second round interviews, if required, will be held on Thursday 4 July 2024.

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About us

For over 15 years, we’ve honed our expertise co-creating interactive experiences big and small, with and for a huge range of partners and communities.

What we do

We are leaders in interactive storytelling and impact design, using everyday tech to make play with a purpose.

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