Chief Executive

Location: Cardiff / Llanystumdwy (with travel)
Salary: £60,000 – £70,000 (DoE)
Closing date: 24 June 2022, midday
Interviews: 12/13 July 2022

Are you a visionary and motivating leader with a passion for the transformative possibilities of literature? Are you committed to values of inclusion and fairness, and do you believe that culture in all its forms can bring about positive change to society? Can you lead a dedicated team of people and embrace the challenges of a post-covid recovery process for the arts? Do you have the capability to drive change and question established systems of working? If so, then you might want to consider applying for this exciting role, which is a key leadership position in one of Wales’ foremost bilingual arts organisations.

How to Apply

To support in the search and appointment of this role, Literature Wales has exclusively retained Goodson Thomas, an Executive Search consultancy.

For an informal discussion and a copy of the Candidate Pack, or if require this information in a different format please contact the Goodson Thomas team on 029 2167 4422 or

To apply please submit your CV, covering letter and monitoring and diversity form via the Goodson Thomas website (, and click the ‘Apply now’ button. Please indicate in your application any access requirements to enable to be interviewed.

All applications will be acknowledged, and all interviews will be held via Zoom and conducted bilingually (Welsh/English). 


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