Wye Valley River Festival study - consultant position required

Wye Valley River Festival

Governance, Finance and Audience Demographics Study 

We are looking for a suitably qualified company or person to undertake this study as we plan for future River Festivals. This work will inform the development of our new 5 year Business Plan 2019-24.

Key Tasks:
1. Undertake a study of the audience demographics of the Wye Valley River Festival with recommendations for developing audiences reflecting the priorities and strategies of key funders.
2. Economic impact analysis to evaluate the net additional spending into both the Welsh and the ‘Wye Valley’ economy due to the Festival.
3. Undertake a desktop study to identify and research a range of models of governance suitable for the Wye Valley River Festival.
4. Undertake a desktop study of income streams and finance options looking at sources of funding beyond already identified grant funders.
The outcome of this work will result in the Wye Valley River Festival becoming more resilient and effective, with a clear road map to navigate the next 5 years of operation.

Deadline for applications: 1pm 22nd October Full details here:


Barney Heywood