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Administration Vacancies

LSO Discovery Departmental Assistant

LSO Discovery is seeking a highly organised and friendly individual with strong administrative skills to work with the Head of Department. This is a varied and wide ranging role with significant responsibility for the smooth running of the Department. The successful candidate will be capable of managing both day-to-day administrative tasks and also wider and more challenging projects to improve and enhance the operation of the Department. This role is a central point of contact within the Discovery team as well as a key liaison point with other departments.

Salary: £20,800 per annum.

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To apply for this post please use the online application form
>LSO Discovery Departmental Assistant online application form

For more information about this post please contact:
Andra East, Acting Head of LSO Discovery
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Tel: 0207 588 1116

Closing date for applications: 09:30 on Monday 3 September 2018.  Interviews will be held on Thursday 6 and Friday 7 September 2018.

Departmental Assistant, LSO St Luke's

The LSO St Luke’s Departmental Assistant & Receptionist is part of the small team responsible for running the London Symphony Orchestra’s flourishing music education centre. Based at the Artist Entrance, s/he is the first point of contact for people telephoning, emailing or arriving at LSO St Luke’s, presenting LSO St Luke’s and the London Symphony Orchestra as a welcoming and professional organisation. One of the primary responsibilities of the role is the rostering of our casual staff (stewards and stage crew) as well as collating accurate payroll information.

S/he plays a vital role in the smooth running of the building’s financial and administrative systems, underpinning the work of the whole team and also forms part of the building’s operational staffing as dictated by the schedule of activity. Evening and weekend work will be required, dictated by the schedule of events.

Salary: £20,800 per annum.

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To apply for this post, please use the online application form:
> LSO St Luke’s Departmental Assistant online application form

For more information about this post please contact:
Chris Cashman, Sales & Events Manager
Tel: 0207 566 2877
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Closing date for applications: 09:00 on Tuesday 21 August 2018.  Interviews will be held on Wednesday 29 August 2018.

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Working with the LSO

The LSO has paid positions for staff working in a number of areas including concerts planning, backstage, education, event management, marketing, fundraising and finance, as well as in the Orchestra itself.

All vacancies are advertised here and all current vacancies are shown above, together with details of how to apply. If no vacancies are shown, we are not currently recruiting but do check back regularly as new positions may become available at any time.

Work Experience with the LSO

The LSO does not currently offer any work experience placements or internships. The LSO does occasionally offer placements to students who are required to complete such experience as part of a degree or other academic course. These placements are usually for periods of between 6 and 12 months and are advertised above when available. We regret that we are unable to offer any other placements at present.

Enquiries about Job Vacancies and Work Experience

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Please note that, unless otherwise stated, we do not accept CVs. All applications for vacancies at the LSO must be made on the online application form, accessed via the link provided with the job advert.

The LSO is an equal opportunities organisation.

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