Association of British Orchestras

Artist Development Manager

Southbank Sinfonia @ St John's Smith Square £26,000 Closing date 20 April 2021
Southbank Sinfonia is recruiting for a new Artist Development Manager, who will play a key role in delivering its renowned orchestral fellowship programme in 2021. This is a flexible role, with working hours to be agreed in negotiation with the successful candidate, of between 0.7FTE and full-time, on a fixed term basis until the end of November 2021.

The role of Artist Development Manager is integral to everything the organisation does to prepare its players to become creative leaders, taking a strategic overview of their progress from applicants to members of the orchestra to alumni.

The Artist Development Manager plays an important part in evolving the content of Southbank Sinfonia’s programme, shaping projects that unlock players’ potential with its partner organisations, while creating new initiatives that advance further aspects of their musicianship and leadership and their ability to be role-models to others.

The position involves responsibility for advancing key strategies, working closely with Southbank Sinfonia colleagues, and with members of the orchestra, past and present, as well as being principal contact for a wide range of stakeholders and colleagues across the music profession.

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