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Vacancies

MARKETING OFFICER

Opera North is looking for a hard-working, enthusiastic and creative, Marketing Officer to join our vibrant communications team. The successful candidate will be expected to oversee the delivery of marketing campaigns to support our touring programme and to build positive relationships with the marketing teams at our partner venues.

Previous marketing experience is essential.

Salary: c.£20,500

Closing date: 10am, Friday 25th April 2014

Interviews likely to take place in Leeds w/c Monday 5 May 2014

To apply please complete and return the application and equal opportunities form to

Appointments, Opera North, Grand Theatre, 46 New Briggate, Leeds LS1 6NU or email appointments@operanorth.co.uk by the deadline stated above. 

Marketing Officer Application Form 

Marketing Officer Job Description

Application Guidance Notes

Equal Opportunities Form

 

HEAD OF MUSIC

Working closely with the Music Director, the Head of Music oversees the musical preparation of all principal artists to the highest standard and to ensure the appropriate level of musical and linguistic coaching for all performers.

The Head of Music plays a key role in auditions, casting and the appointment of Music Staff, repetiteurs and language coaches; and carries an important administrative responsibility for scheduling, budgetary preparation and management, also in determining musical versions and translations where appropriate. As the Company performs both in original language and in English translation, an excellent working knowledge of the major operatic languages is essential. Pianistic proficiency is a prerequisite.

 This is a permanent, full-time appointment. Salary by negotiation.

Deadline for Applications:  10am Tuesday 27 May 2014

Interviews to be held in Leeds during June 2014.

To apply please complete and return the application and equal opportunities form to

Appointments, Opera North, Grand Theatre, 46 New Briggate, Leeds LS1 6NU or email appointments@operanorth.co.uk by the deadline stated above. 

Head of Music Application Form 

Head of Music Job Description

Application Guidance Notes

Equal Opportunities Form

 

ORCHESTRA DIRECTOR

The Orchestra of Opera North is unrivalled in the UK for the breadth of its work, both in the opera pit and the concert platform and is one of our top class musical ensembles.

The Orchestra Director joins an experienced management team and is responsible for all aspects of the management of the Orchestra including scheduling, budgeting, union negotiations and contracts.

Responsible for all orchestral activity the person appointed will work closely with the Music Director in devising and extending the symphonic programme, developing the recording portfolio, selecting and contracting artists and conductors.

Key to this role is an ability to maintain a wide range of relationships internally and externally – with promoters, local authorities, broadcast and recording companies, other performing ensembles, venues and artists’ agents.  Thus quality of judgement, personal and entrepreneurial skills will be critical.

This is a permanent, full-time appointment. Salary by negotiation.

Deadline for Applications:  10am Tuesday 27 May 2014

Interviews to be held in Leeds during June 2014.

To apply please complete and return the application and equal opportunities form to

Appointments, Opera North, Grand Theatre, 46 New Briggate, Leeds LS1 6NU or email appointments@operanorth.co.uk by the deadline stated above. 

Orchestra Director Application Form 

Orchestra Director Job Description

Application Guidance Notes

Equal Opportunities Form

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