Join Our Dream Team - London Concert Manager

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More about the London Concert Manager role

Job Specification

Bach to Baby, the critically acclaimed concert series for families, is looking for a London concert manager with excellent presentation and organisation skills. If you are enthusiastic and love working with people we want to hear from you! Classical music/Drama/ Arts graduate background with an ability to sing preferable.

This is an ideal position for a music/drama/arts graduate, especially a singer who is looking to develop skills in concert management with an innovative and ground-breaking series. Full training will be provided.

Duties

  • Being the public face of Bach to Baby, representing the brand.
  • Looking after the needs of the audience, artists, venues, and Bach to Baby team members at a concert.
  • Preparation of venue prior to concert, including putting up posters and sound/lighting check.
  • Assisting concert attendees, which includes ticketing, giving directions, and serving light refreshments.
  • Introducing the artists, and leading the singing of nursery rhymes at the end of concert.
  • After concert: assisting in returning the venue to the state in which we found it.

Requirements

Essential

  • Reliable
  • Friendly and sensitive to the needs of audience members
  • Confident presenter with experience of dealing with the public.
  • Good interpersonal skills to develop and maintain effective working relationships
  • Adaptable and ready to embrace the entrepreneurial spirit of the company
  • Classical music/Arts graduate background
Desirable

  • Good singing voice.
  • Based in London

Location

Venues are spread across London; you would be required to travel to different locations each day. Most concerts are accessible by tube. A few concerts will require travel outside London.

Flexibility

This is a small company that cherishes hardworking entrepreneurship. Certain duties and responsibilities are difficult to define and may vary from time to time, sometimes overlapping in areas with other members of a close-knit team. Flexibility is required in order to have the freedom to think outside the box, explore, develop and learn the various areas in concert management.

Start date

Immediate

Working hours

  • Generally weekday mornings concerts: 9.30am-12.00pm
  • There may be some afternoon and weekend concerts
  • Hours may vary from month to month according to business requirements.

Remuneration

  • Self-employed contract. Highly competitive rate paid per concert after training

Application

Email dreamteam@bachtobaby.com for consideration with the following:

  • Email subject - London Concert Manager position
  • Please tell us where you heard about this position
  • CV detailing education and relevant experience (max 2 pages)
  • Cover letter explaining why you'd like to work for Bach to Baby and what you'll bring to our Dream Team.
Application Closing Date: Applications are on a rolling basis.