Ambassador Theatre Group

Theatre Manager

This is your opportunity to manage one of Ambassador Theatre Group’s prestigious theatres in the heart of London's West End.

Location: The Playhouse Theatre
Terms: Full time permanent contract

This is your opportunity to manage one of Ambassador Theatre Group’s prestigious theatres in the heart of London's West End.  Managing, motivating and developing the staff within the theatre is a crucial part of this role, ensuring clarity of direction and delivery of business priorities. Reporting to the Area General Manager (London), you will be responsible for the Profit & Loss for the venue and for the management of all commercial and operational activities that deliver a successful and profitable outcome for the Theatre.

The Playhouse Theatre experiences a diverse and exciting range of programming, you will be someone who can constantly adapt the offer in order to ensure the best customer experience. 

Abilities / Skills Required:

To be successful in this role you will need to demonstrate a thorough understanding of the commercial theatre business. You will have strong financial and commercial skills, and be able to articulate and implement the actions required to deliver sustained profits and growth potential.

Excellent with people, you will understand the needs of the business, your team, customers and performers, and be able to balance and manage conflicting priorities effectively. You will be a team player, knowing when to direct, when to support and when to provide hands on assistance.

This is a role that demands the ability to operate in a fast changing environment, where efficiency and effectiveness are paramount. You will be flexible, a good problem solver and able to think and act independently. In addition, you must demonstrate an appetite for challenging the status quo and making change happen, whilst working within the policies and procedures or a large, multi-site, international organisation.

To Apply:

Please download an application form here.

Please send completed application forms to: Tamsin Newberry, Area General Manager (London) C/O Phoenix Theatre, 110 Charing Cross Rd, London, WC2H 0JP. Tamsinnewberry@theambassadors.com

Closing date: 10am on Thursday 27th April 2017