Association of British Orchestras

Senior Classical Marketing Manager

Sage Gateshead £34,115 Closing date 27 July 2022
Sage Gateshead is an international music centre with multiple auditoriums, all with world class acoustics. Our building also contains a 25 room Music Education Centre, bars, a restaurant, café, and public ‘town square’ concourse anyone can enjoy for free. We are for audiences, for artists, for the North and for the long-term. Everything we do is guided by our values: Creative, Diverse, Focused, Leading, Responsible.

Working with the Head of Classical Marketing to develop and maintain the strategic approach to the marketing and communication of Royal Northern Sinfonia and the Classical performance programme at Sage Gateshead and at external partner venues. To support the delivery of activity, the post holder will line manage the Classical Marketing and Communications Coordinator, overseeing their professional and personal development within their role.

This role will have an overarching responsibility for the successful promotion of the Classical Team’s endeavours beyond Sage Gateshead, particularly where Royal Northern Sinfonia perform in key partner and touring venues and locations across the North and beyond. Managing relationships with partner venues and audiences will be key.

The post holder will also work with other departmental team members to ensure that marketing communications activity across the organisation is as joined up as it can be, and opportunities for cross and up selling – as well as broader audience development - are not missed.

To find out more about the role please view our recruitment pack and application form, both available on the Sage Gateshead website.

We recognise and understand the importance of diversity and inclusion. You will be welcomed at Sage Gateshead and will find an inclusive environment where different views and experiences are valued, and everyone is able to be themselves.

We welcome all candidates, and it is our policy that all applicants and employees receive equal treatment irrespective of sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief, age, marital status or civil partnership, pregnancy/maternity or gender reassignment.

Completed applications should be returned no later than 9am, Wednesday 27th July
Interview date: Tuesday 2nd August 2022

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