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Opera North is England's national opera company in the north and a leading European arts organisation. Acclaimed for its imaginative programming and innovative productions on the main stage, Opera North also programmes its own venue, the Howard Assembly Room, with an enormous diversity of activity.

Opera North is committed to equality and diversity.
 

CURRENT VACANCIES 

 

Stage Manager - Fixed Term

Committed to producing high quality work that informs, excites and entertains, Opera North is looking for an experienced Stage Manager (fixed term), required for our Autumn season in Leeds.

The successful candidate will have significant proven previous experience of working in the role of Stage Manager in an opera company, as well as have the ability to read a piano / vocal score to a good standard. You will have excellent communication skills, with confidence in dealing with large numbers of people, attention to detail and the ability to prioritise under pressure.

Contract Duration: 16 weeks (Mon 5 Dec 2016 - Fri 24 Mar 2017)

Salary for the post is £565.02 per week
Deadline for applications: 10am, Friday 23 September 2016
Interviews to be held in Leeds: w/c Monday 26 September 2016

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Stage Manager - Fixed Term Job Description

Please contact appointments@operanorth.co.uk if you have any queries about the recruitment process or access needs with making an application, and please submit your application to the same address.


Personal Assistant to the General Director

This is an exceptional opportunity for a skilled personal assistant to work at the heart of one of the leading arts organisations in the country, providing professional and reliable support to the General Director, and acting as the primary point of contact for internal and external enquiries.

Typical tasks will include diary management, organising meetings, arranging travel schedules, minute-taking, co-ordinating events and drafting correspondence.

We are looking for an excellent PA, with superb administrative, organisational and communication skills. The role would suit a pro-active individual with experience in a similar role and an interest in the arts.

No recruitment or advertising agencies, please.

Salary: c. £23,000 per annum plus 5.5% employer pension contribution
Deadline for applications: 10am, Friday 1 October 2016
Interviews to be held in Leeds: First round - Monday 10 and Wednesday 12 October. Second round - Monday 24th October 2016.

Opera North Application Form
Opera North Diversity Form
‚ÄčOpera North Application Guidance Notes
 
Personal Assistant to the General Director - Job Description

Please submit your application to appointments@operanorth.co.uk, and also use this address if you have any queries about the recruitment process or access needs with making an application.