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Business Manager & Producer
Application deadline: September 9th 2018
Fourth Monkey is an actor training school and producing theatre company like no other. We pride ourselves on developing actors from diverse backgrounds and imbuing them with a very real sense of what a career in the performing arts entails. Throughout their training they live and work as part of a performing company, developing the emotional depth and personal resilience needed to succeed in the industry.
At the same time, our professional touring Ensemble gives our alumni the opportunity to profile themselves to the broader industry whilst also producing challenging contemporary work.
We’ve grown rapidly over the last 7 years and in 2015 we moved into a specially renovated site in Finsbury Park with extensive rehearsal, training and studio space.
We are now looking to recruit a highly skilled, experienced and above all ambitious Business Manager and Producer who will support the general management of the business whilst overseeing an ambitious and collaborative creative mission.
The role will focus on managing multiple seasons of work with our actors in training whilst developing a far reaching programme of professional work with our professional touring ensemble alongside the Artistic Director and the newly appointed Development Manager.
This role would suit someone with a strong knowledge of the arts management landscape and the ability to work collaboratively and creatively in the role of producer. Fourth Monkey are looking for an ambitious and driven individual to join the organisation as it enters this significant phase of development.
The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate a portfolio of work as a theatre producer, with experience of touring work nationally and internationally whilst also demonstrating professional experience in an arts organisation at management level.
Additional non related business and management experience is also desirable.
The successful applicant will work closely with the Senior Management team in the development of touring networks and leading a variety of collaborative creative projects whilst delivering sustainable growth upon which to fulfil the organisations ambitious goals and objectives both within the actor training school and with the professional touring ensemble.
In return we offer you the opportunity to make your mark on the cultural sector. Working as part of a creative, but supportive team, you will be responsible for leading significant aspects of Fourth Monkey’s creative strategy and developing new and exciting programmes of work. In doing so you will enable us to transform the face of the performing arts in the UK; making it a more inclusive, vibrant and culturally relevant art form for all.
If you are an experienced and ambitious arts professional who is ready to take on the responsibilities and embrace the opportunities presented by this post please head to http://www.fourthmonkey.co.uk/about-us/work-with-us/ to find out more about the role and how to apply.