Live Theatre

Chief Operating Officer

Location: Broad Chare, Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3DQ
Salary: £38 - £45K per annum (Three year fixed term contract)

Live Theatre is seeking a Chief Operating Officer to manage the operational activities of Live Theatre and maintain and develop its existing profile. 

The Chief Operating Officer will be accountable, with the CEO, for the overall reputation and quality of Live Theatre; the excellence of its work, its reputation and recognition regionally, nationally and internationally. They will lead and enhance operational activities and procedures that ensures resilience and sustainability.

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This is a full time role based at Live Theatre, Newcastle for a three year fixed term contract..

This role is one of five exciting new full time job opportunities at Live Theatre, Newcastle, one of the UK’s leading new writing theatres. Following the successful Live Works development, and the launch of Live Tales creative writing centre, these roles are to join the existing team to help take Live Theatre into its next stage of development.

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Closing date: 12noon Friday 20 January 2017
Shortlisting: w/c Monday 30 January 2017
Interviews: will be held: w/c Monday 6 February 2017

Equal Opportunities: Live Theatre is committed to being an equal opportunities employer. We encourage enquiries and applications from all sectors of our community, and seek to recruit a team of staff who reflect our surrounding community.