Association of British Orchestras

Stage Manager

London Symphony Orchestra £25,000 - £35,000 per annum, according to experience. Closing date 06 April 2021
The LSO Concerts Department requires an experienced Stage Manager to assist in the planning and operation of all technical, stage management and instrument transportation needs of the London Symphony Orchestra for all rehearsals, concerts, sessions and UK and overseas touring. The role involves liaising with the LSO's musicians, conductors and artists, preparing stage plans, managing the LSO's casual crew, being responsible for the transportation and safety of the Orchestra's instruments and driving the LSO's truck and trailer to venues in London, the UK and abroad.

This unique and rewarding role requires lifting and handling experience, excellent verbal and written communication skills, willingness to work unsociable hours in the UK and abroad and for the individual to be able to work calmly and effectively under pressure. Although a clean HGV driving licence is preferred, full training will be provided for the right individual.

The Stage and Transport team comprises of two Stage Managers and one Operations Manager. The Stage Managers work as part of the Backstage Team (Personnel Managers, Librarian, Assistant Librarian, Operations Manager), which in turn is part of the Concerts Department.

For more information about this post, including a full job description and how to apply, please visit the LSO website.

Deadline for receipt of applications: Tuesday 6 April 2021 at 17:00.
Interviews will be held on a date to be agreed, preferably at LSO St Luke's or otherwise virtually on Microsoft Teams.

Contact details
0207 588 1116

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