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Vacancies in the Orchestra and Administration

Administration Vacancies

Tours Assistant/Coordinator (depending on experience)

The LSO Concerts Department requires a Tours Assistant/Coordinator to support the Tours Department with the organisation and day-to-day preparation of the LSO’s foreign tours and UK concerts.

The Concerts Department is a team of 18, with 10 staff based permanently in the main LSO office, a further 7 staff based with the Orchestra, and a Casting Consultant for vocal projects.

A Tours Assistant or Tours Coordinator will be appointed depending on prior experience.

Salary: £21,320-£23,500 per annum (depending on experience).

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For more information about this role, please contact:
Frankie Sheridan, Tours Manager
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Tel: 0207 588 1116

To apply for this role, please complete the online application form (NB no CVs please):
> Tours Assistant/Coordinator online application form

The closing date for applications is 9am on Thursday 25 July 2019.
Interviews will be held on Tuesday 30 & Wednesday 31 July 2019.

Head of Marketing

A rare opportunity to join the London Symphony Orchestra’s Senior Management Team to lead and deliver the marketing and audience development strategy at world-class levels, strengthening the LSO’s branding, global positioning and growing resilient revenue streams.

What makes the LSO special is our people. It is entrepreneurial and collaborative, and driven by a passion for connecting music with all kinds of people and places, from the Barbican to Bogotá.

The LSO’s activities include: a 70-concert season as Resident Orchestra at the Barbican in the City of London and over 50 concerts worldwide; a pioneering education and community programme, LSO Discovery, with its own music education centre at LSO St Luke’s, and an award-winning label, LSO Live, which enables the Orchestra’s music to be seen and heard by a global audience.

Priorities include achieving the highest levels of attendance and audience loyalty for all concerts; maximising box office income; deepening, broadening and enriching engagement of existing audiences; growing and diversifying new audiences; and developing new marketing initiatives.

Salary: Competitive.

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For more information about this post, please contact:
Michelle Hines, Director of Finance and Resources
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Tel: 0207 588 1116

To apply for this role, please complete the online application form (NB no CVs please):
> Head of Marketing online application form

The closing date for applications is 10am on Monday 05 August 2019.
Interviews will be held on Thursday 08 & Friday 16 August.  Please keep both dates free.


Technician, LSO St Luke’s x3

SOUND.... LIGHTS.... VISION....

Can you bring your technical know-how to our beautiful venue and deliver up the best production values for our busy concert and event schedule? LSO St Luke’s is a cutting edge and versatile space which is home to LSO Discovery’s Community and Education programme, the orchestra’s own rehearsal space and a host of events ranging from intimate recitals to awards dinners, television recordings, radio broadcasts and wedding receptions.

As an experienced all round technician, you'll be joining our technical team for the many and varied events at the venue which include a mix of evenings, weekends and daytime shifts.

You'll take pride in the venue operating to your exacting high standards which not only include health and safety but also the experience of the performers, crew and visitors/audience throughout the process of get-ins, rigging, sound checks, performances, get-outs and de-rigs.

We are looking for three technicians to join our team.

Salary range: £22,545 to £26,000 per annum, according to experience.

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For more information about this post, please contact:
Kathy Rose, Head of LSO St Luke's
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To apply for these roles, please complete the online application form (NB no CVs please)
> LSO St Luke's Technicians online application form

The closing date for applications is 10am on Monday 22 July 2019.  Interviews will take place on 29 and 30 July 2019.

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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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