AN ARTS research facility in Barrow is recruiting.

Art Gene, led by Stuart Bastik and Maddi Nicholson, is looking for a futures business development associate to join its team.

A spokesman said online: “Do you have experience of strategic fundraising?

“Interested in the arts, regeneration and environmental issues?

“Want to work with a small creative team?

“We’re pleased to offer a new role for a Futures Business Development Associate to join our team, kindly supported by Esmée Fairbairn Foundation.”

The role is a three-year contract, full time and comes with a salary of £35,000 per annum.