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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 the Arts Council England’s Creative Case for Diversity in all aspects of our recruitment and employment practices. We actively welcome applications from people from all backgrounds, including BAME communities who are currently underrepresented in the workforce.


Box Office & Reception Assistant

We are seeking a highly motivated and passionate Box Office & Reception Assistant to join our team on a full-time contract.  Using the Spektrix ticketing system we are looking for an assistant who will develop the full potential of each customer relationship, maximising sales and fundraising opportunities, and ensuring that an excellent customer experience is provided from first contact through to attending the performance itself. 

The role also includes working as part of the Reception team to provide a welcoming and efficient company Reception to Staff and visitors to Opera North and Leeds Grand Theatre.

Salary: £16,747.75 per annum
Deadline for applications: Monday 29 January 2018, 5.00pm
Interviews: Tuesday 13 February 2018

Please note that we are reserving the right to close this particular vacancy earlier than the quoted date if we receive a particularly large volume of applications.

Box Office & Reception Assistant Job Description

Supporting documents: 
Application Form | EDI Monitoring Form
Application Guidance Notes | EDI Policy

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


As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the vacancy.

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