Concerts Manager

Walton-on-Thames 21st February 2020

Location: Office based in Walton-on-Thames, Surrey

Hours: 37.5 hours per week, full-time

Salary: £24,000 – £26,000 depending upon experience

Contract: Permanent

Benefits: Excellent benefits package including 35 days per year (inclusive of bank holidays), Employer Pension contribution of 5%, Death in Service benefits, access to an Employee Assistance Programme and the opportunity for flexible working


The Role

As the lead member of the concerts team, the Concerts Manager will support the delivery of live music sessions across the South of England and the Channel Islands, delivering meaningful and participatory live music provision across partner venues supporting a wide range of beneficiaries through their live music choices.

The Concerts Manager is responsible for the concert administrative teams within their designated geographic area of responsibility. They will ensure delivery of the annual programme of live music sessions, in care homes, hospitals, hospices, day centres and special schools. Supporting programmes with partner organisations, in line with the organisations strategy and operational plan.


About You

As Concert Manager you will have a passion for music with a broad knowledge of the field and an appreciation of the therapeutic benefits that the performance of live music can bring to people in care.

You will bring with you:

  • Education in a relevant discipline or applicable experience.
  • Proven arts administration experience ideally delivering a similar provision within health and social care or arts setting.
  • A music background or creativity with an active interest in live music and performance.
  • Experience of supporting and managing a small team.
  • Effective communication skills, working with partners to showcase the impact of the work across different audiences including venues, beneficiaries and funders.
  • Financial and resource management experience.
  • Proven administrative skills, recording and attention to detail.
  • The ability to multi task and manage a large workload.

You may also have experience in areas such as Concerts, Concert, Music, Events, Live Music, Performance, Art, Charity, NFP, Not for Profit.


How to Apply

Click here to view the person specification for the role.

If you feel you meet the criteria, please follow this link to apply. You will be asked to submit a CV and covering letter as part of the process. The covering letter can also document and give examples of your experiences around music, within either a professional or personal capacity.

Closing Date: 21st February. Please note, we reserve the right to close this position early and the organisation is unable to provide individual feedback for candidates.

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